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Base Summary

Base Property and Historical Use
In 2005, portions of Newport Naval Complex, Newport, RI were designated for realignment under the authority of the Defense Base Closure and Realignment Act of 1990, Public Law 101–510, as amended (the Act). Pursuant to this designation, on January 5, 2009, land and facilities at this installation were declared excess to the Department of Navy (Navy) and available to other Department of Defense components and other Federal agencies. The Navy has evaluated all timely Federal requests and has made a decision on property required by the Federal Government.

On February 9, 2010, a Notice of Surplus Property was published in the Federal Register and a copy available in the “documents” section.  The following is a list of the surplus land and facilities at Newport Naval Complex: 

  • Former Naval Hospital, Newport
  • Former Navy Lodge, Middletown
  • Tank Farms 1 & 2, Portsmouth
  • Midway/Green Lane Parcel
  • Stringham Road and Portion of Defense Highway

Base Overview

  • Newport, Portsmouth, and Middletown,
    Rhode Island
  • Total Acreage: approx. 225
  • BRAC Year: 2005
  • Closure Date:  n/a
  • Action:  Realignment - Completing BRAC
    disposal and environmental actions.
  • Local Redevelopment Authority (LRA) Information: 
    Aquidneck Island Reuse Implementing Authority 

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