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

“If we don’t have those plans and values in front of us, then any whim will do, and that creates problems for communities if they don’t stay focused on where they want to be.”
— Randy Riggs, city manager