In a 6-0 vote, the change order of $133,000 was approved by Newport City Council
at a special meeting held Wednesday, Dec. 4. Councilor Kathryn Leonard was absent.
The construction costs estimated by D’Ambra Construction Co., are $128,000 with an additional $5,000 for police detail.
D’Ambra Construcion was awarded the $1.6 million Roadway Improvement Program contract last May. The program consists of pavement reclamation, roadway excavation, sidewalk and curbing improvements and utility work and installation of ADA accessible wheelchair ramps.