CONNECT
GREATER
NEWPORT

Connect Greater Newport is a regional economic development initiative launched in 2018 by the Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce to serve the region’s business community.

 

Connect Greater Newport’s mission is to support the growth of Greater Newport’s existing businesses and serve as a resource to attract new companies to the region.

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Request for Information - due July 1

West Main/Coddington Redevelopment Area, Middletown, Rhode Island

The Town of Middletown, Rhode Island is issuing a Request for Information (RFI) to seek information from potential developers interested in a mixed development opportunity on a 15.27-acre site known as the West Main/Coddington Development Center, located on the west side of West Main Road (Route 114).

Through this RFI, Middletown seeks to engage one or more developers with exceptional experience and capability to share their concepts for transforming the Center into a vibrant, attractive, mixed-use area, capitalizing on its relatively dense development pattern, available land under public ownership, good transportation access, and available utilities.

RFI Timeline

  • June 2: RFI Issued

  • June 16: Questions due by 4pm EST

  • June 18: Q&A published by 4pm EST

  • July 1: responses due by email or mail by 4pm EST

  • July 28: Selection of Candidates for Further Discussion 

Please submit all questions in writing by email to: Ron Wolanski, AICP, Planning Director at rwolanski@middletownri.com, no later than Wednesday, June 16, 2021, 4:00 p.m. EST.

 

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    We will engage our municipal partners to assess what their needs are to support a resilient economy and restore lost businesses.