Friday, May 27, 2022
City Administration Building Closed Monday, May 30th In Observance of Memorial Day
The City of Newport Administrative office at 998 Monmouth Street will be closed Monday, May 30th in observance of Memorial Day.
Memorial Day Parade – Monday, May 30th – Starts at 9:00am At Builders Surplus Parking Lot – East 6th & York Streets
On behalf of City Manager Tom Fromme, Mayor Tommy Guidugli, Jr., Vice Mayor Frank Peluso, Sr., and Commissioners: Beth Fennell, Jerry Peluso and Ken Rechtin, we invite you to be a Newport Memorial Day Parade watcher, attend the Memorial ceremony remembering our Veterans – past and present and enjoy “sweet treats” following the ceremony.
The Parade route will travel east on East 6th Street to Monmouth Street and south to the City Building at 998 Monmouth Street.
Mayor Tommy Guidugli, Jr. will serve as the Master of Ceremonies. Activities planned: Singing of the National Anthem, Prayers, Grand Marshall Audrey Owczarzak, Speaker Marylou Hampton, ‘God Bless America’, Wreath Presentation by the VFW and American Legion, Memorial for Deceased Veterans in 2021, Hanoi’s Lost Child Foundation Presentation, Flag Raising by the National Guard and Marine Corps, 21-Gun Salute, Taps, and Continental Breakfast provided by Kroger and Jersey Mikes.
The parade and ceremony are Open to the Public and FREE to attend.