Mayor Donna Holaday and Health Director Frank Giacalone announce a new emergency order requiring that all residents and visitors wear a face mask or cloth face covering when in downtown Newburyport, on the boardwalk and when using the Clipper City Rail Trail. The emergency order will go in effect on Friday, Aug. 7 and remain […]
Mayor Donna D. Holaday announces the City will be implementing new weekend parking restrictions and increased traffic management and enforcement of the Plum Island beaches and public areas in order to reduce overcrowding and prevent the spread of COVID-19. “With summer in full swing, it’s understandable that more people are looking to enjoy the outdoors […]
Newburyport Mayor Donna Holaday and Amesbury Mayor Kassandra Gove are pleased to announce the two cities have jointly been awarded $800,000 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding to help businesses negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Amesbury and Newburyport submitted a joint grant proposal to the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) for […]
NEWBURYPORT — Mayor Donna D. Holaday and City Marshal Mark Murray report that the City of Newburyport has contracted with a veteran criminal justice expert and academic to conduct an administrative review of the facts surrounding an alleged assault between civilians at a protest last week and the Newburyport Police Department’s response to that incident.