About ReNewton

With a growing population, new City projects breaking ground, and all the goals of the last comprehensive plan accomplished, it was decided that now was the perfect time to create a new vision for the community’s future, while hopefully renewing (pun intended) people’s interest in being involved in the community.

Key Values

Because of its prime location at the juncture of highways and railroads, transportation has always played a large role in Newton’s history. It seems that transportation will continue to be an important part of the city...

Insights

“You really need to create a sense of excitement throughout the entire community about the possibilities for Newton. There needs to be a sense of optimism and energy around what Newton really is now, and pride in what it is now, and what it can be in the next 20 years.”
— Cindy Vanover, executive director at Kidron Bethel Retirement Services and steering committee member