West Street A Costly Repair

Town officials survey the erosion of West Street.
Ed Barber
Staff Writer

The cost to repair West Street in Derby Center which serves as an alternative route between Newport City and Derby Center could be $250,000. None of the funds will come from FEMA which asserts the damage is not caused by a heavy rainfall, but structural problems with rerouting runoff from the roadway. Read more in the Newport Daily Express.