Newport City Manager Cites Difficult City Council In Decision To Step Down. Rhode Island Public Radio’s Elisabeth Harrison sat down with her at her office in City Hall to find out why she resigned and what lies ahead for Newport.
http://ripr.org/post/newport-city-manager-cites-difficult-city-council-decision-step-down#comment-1502168126 By Elisabeth Harrison
Tomorrow is the last day on the job for Newport City Manager Jane Howington.
She’s taken a similar job in Ohio after 2 and a half years running Newport City government. Howington leaves amid reports of friction with the Newport City Council.