City of Newport, MN

Upcoming Public Hearings

 

City of Newport
596 7th Avenue
Newport, MN 55055
Phone: (651) 459-5677
Fax: (651) 459-9883

Hours: Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

PUBLIC NOTICES

 

 

NOTICE OF POSSIBLE QUORUM OF CITY COUNCIL

Notice is herby given, that on Thursday, August 20, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. until concluded, that a possible quorum of City Council of the City of Newport may be present for the ribbon cutting ceremony for the Wings of Newport, located at 2300 Hastings Avenue, Newport, MN 55055.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC ACCURACY TEST FOR THE CITY OF NEWPORT

 

Notice is hereby given, that on Friday, August 7, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. or soon thereafter City of Newport will conduct a Public Accuracy Test, pursuant to M.S. 206.83, on the optical scan voting equipment that will be used for tabulating the votes in the August 11, 2020 Primary Election for the City of Newport at Newport City Hall, 596 7th Ave, Newport, MN 55055.

NOTICE OF FILING AFFIDAVITS OF CANDIDACY

 

                 Notice is hereby given that a Federal, State, and Municipal General Election in the City of Newport, in the County of Washington, State of Minnesota, will be held on Tuesday, the 3rd day of November 2020, between 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. 

 

That the first day for filing Affidavits of Candidacy for the following offices:

 

 

Two Council Member Seats

(Four-Year Terms)

 

One Mayor Seat

(4-Year Term)

 

will be Tuesday, July 28, 2020 and the last day for filing Affidavits of Candidacy for said election will be no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 11, 2020. Individuals can file for the above offices at Newport City Hall, 596 7th Avenue, Newport, MN 55055. City Hall is open Monday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. and from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on August 11, 2020.

Candidate Filing Information 2020       MN Secretary of State Elections Website

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOR A PROPOSED

ORDINANCE AMENDMENT

 

Notice is hereby given, that the Planning Commission of the City of Newport will be reviewing a proposed amendment to the Newport City Code Chapter 36, Article VII, Division 5- Bluffland Area Overlay District on Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 5:30 p.m., or soon thereafter, and will be held in the City Hall Council Chambers at Newport City Hall, 596 7th Avenue, Newport, MN 55055. A copy of the proposed changes is available for review at City Hall during business hours.

Proposed Ordinance

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOR A

VARIANCE REQUEST SUBMITTED BY THE

RAMSEY/WASHINGTON RECYCLING & ENERGY BOARD

 

Notice is hereby given, that the Planning Commission of the City of Newport will be reviewing a proposed variance request submitted by the Ramsey/Washington Recycling & Energy Board for the property located at 100 Red Rock Rd, Newport, MN 55055 on Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 5:30 p.m., or soon thereafter, and will be held in the City Hall Council Chambers at Newport City Hall, 596 7th Avenue, Newport, MN 55055. A copy of the proposed changes is available for review at City Hall during business hours.

Variance Request

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOR A PROPOSED

ORDINANCE AMENDMENT

 

Notice is hereby given, that the Planning Commission of the City of Newport will be reviewing a proposed amendment to the Newport City Code Chapter 36, Article V- Non-Residential Districts on Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 5:30 p.m., or soon thereafter, and will be held in the City Hall Council Chambers at Newport City Hall, 596 7th Avenue, Newport, MN 55055. A copy of the proposed changes is available for review at City Hall during business hours.



 

 

*Public meetings may be held remotely.

 

**Questions regarding the remote/electronic meeting process should contact Travis Brierley, Assistant to the City Administrator by phone 651-556-4601 or by email tbrierley@newportmn.com.   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                            Updated August 4, 2020

 

 

 

*Public Notices are also posted on the bulliten board in the entrance of City Hall.

**For more information regarding public notices, please contact Travis Brierley, Assistant to the City Administrator at (651) 459-5677 or tbrierley@newportmn.com