Council Approves Budget

Christopher Roy
Staff Writer

The Newport City Council approved the municipal budget, Monday evening, with a 1.76 percent or $69,536 over the current year. City voters will have the final say on Town Meeting Day in March. Here, City Manager Laura Dolgin (far right) speaks about the budget with council member Julie Raboin, Mayor Paul Monette, Council President Dennis Chenette and Council Member Dan Ross. (Photo by Christopher Roy)