Fort Adams, potential summer concert venue
By Dana Griffin
The concert series put on by Newport Waterfront Events and Live Nation was cited thirteen times in 2013 for violating the noise ordinance.
Four months ago, the
Newport Waterfront Events President and CEO, Michele Maker Palmieri said, “We want to be good neighbors.”
Palmieri met with a packed room of residents concerned about the event’s noise, parking, and trash.
Towards the end, a show of hands proved more people may be in favor of
If granted an entertainment license, this year would be a practice run allowing up to 12 concerts from May to June.
If it proves unfavorable at the end of the summer,
The city council votes February 11th.
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