Explore Newport
Business Directory

Latest News

Updated Economic Stimulus Information

Jun 26, 2020
The State of Vermont has passed legislation that includes $70 million for Economic Recovery Grants for local businesses that have experienced losses due to COVID-19. These grants will be administrated…

NCDD Annual Meeting Press Release

Jun 26, 2020
Newport City Downtown Development Press Release – June 23, 2020 The Newport City Downtown Development Board (NCDD) held its annual meeting by remote means this year on the 22nd day of June. There were…

Economic Stimulus Information & Webinars

May 21, 2020
Governor Scott announced on Wednesday a $400 million economic stimulus package to aid businesses and communities recovering from COVID-19. As restrictions are relaxed and businesses and the community resume…

Welcome ATV's!

May 12, 2020
Welcome ATV’s!  The City of Newport passed an ATV Ordinance that allows ATV's to ride on certain Newport City streets commencing May 15, 2020.  We welcome you to our beautiful downtown and look forward…

Free Food Distribution

Apr 23, 2020
FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION - NEWPORT We wanted to share an upcoming food distribution opportunity that is happening across the state. The State of Vermont, in collaboration with the Vermont Foodbank, FEMA…

Governor Extends Vermont' State of Emergency Order

Apr 13, 2020
Governor Phil Scott extended Vermont's State of Emergency order through May 15th. The press release announcing this information can be found at Please…


Apr 07, 2020
The Paycheck Protection Program provides small businesses with funds to pay up to 8 weeks of payroll costs including benefits. Funds can also be used to pay interest on mortgages, rent, and utilities. Fully…

SBA Assistance for Business Owners

Apr 07, 2020
With the financial pressure on business owners during the COVID-19 crisis, the SBA is offering assistance through low interest loans and other services. This means small business owners in all U.S. states,…

Newport Parks and Recreation Annual Lake Memphremagog Ice Out Contest Underway

Mar 09, 2020
Newport Parks & RecreationANNUAL LAKE MEMPHREMAGOG ICE OUT CONTEST UNDERWAY! It's a question as old as the lake herself. Whether you're on the shores of Newport or across the border in Canada, every spring…

City of Newport Ordinance #120 Regulating ATV Use on Town Highways

Jan 17, 2020
    The City of Newport Ordinance #120 Regulating All Terrain Vehicle Use on Town Highways also known as the 'ATV Ordinance' was approved by the City Council on October 21st, 2019 for a trial period…