Newport’s coastal location and weather combine to present many challenges to our public works infrastructure. Newport's Public Works Department is dedicated to providing effective water treatment and distribution, street maintenance, wastewater treatment, storm water strategies, and engineering management. We invite you to contact us with your suggestions, concerns, observations, or compliments. Thanks for visiting!
For water billing (moving, new service, questions regarding your bill, etc.) please call our Finance Department: (541)574-0611.
For building and plumbing permits, call Community Development at (541)574-0629.
Are you planning on doing any work in public right-of-way? You'll need a permit (no cost):