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August 22, 2017

Eisenhower Park Lampposts Illuminate Park

With the flick of a switch Tuesday, August 8, Eisenhower Park in Washington Square is once again illuminated in the evening light.  Eleven new decorative lampposts with energy efficient LED…
July 26, 2017

Launch of Newport Waves 2017

Two summers ago, Newport, RI was festooned with street banners proclaiming “Newport Waves!”. Posters around town and screens from the Hyatt Hotel to the Jane Pickens Theater and the Folk…
July 20, 2017

City of Newport and Aquidneck Land Trust Announce Open Days at Miantonomi Park Memorial Tower

Aquidneck Land Trust (“ALT”) and the City of Newport, as part of the Newport Open Space Partnership, announce new summer hours for the historic tower in Miantonomi Park as part…
June 29, 2017

First Autonomous Floating Microgrid Platform for Powering and Recharging Electric Marine Propulsion Vessels in Newport Harbor

Newport Harbor has been the site of many firsts in its long and storied history, and this June it will be the site of another. Powerdocks, LLC a local marine…

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