The City Council has advised staff to maintain accessibility to the Newport Beach coastline for exercise and recreation, with a greater police and lifeguard presence to more actively enforce social distancing directives.
Children's librarians focus on developing early literacy skills with reading, rhyming, singing and storytelling.
Using strict social distancing protocol, Library customers will be able to pick up items placed on hold at all NBPL locations, Monday-Saturday.
Mayor Will O'Neill shares his children's favorite books in a video storytime for Newport Beach Public Library.
At a special meeting at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, April 28, the Newport Beach City Council will consider three agenda items related to the coronavirus response and recovery
The Online Recreation Center features a collection of digital recreation and online classes for children, adults and seniors
The City of Newport Beach will continue to provide the current level of public access to beaches and parks this weekend (April 24-26), with a visible presence from police officers, lifeguards and park patrol staff to maintain social distancing.
Employees of essential businesses in Orange County will be required to wear face coverings beginning Friday, April 24.
Applications are now being accepted for the Newport Beach Ackerman Scholarship Program
The Orange County Heath Care Agency has released a list of FDA-approved testing locations for County residents who are showing symptoms of COVID-19.
As the weather improves, we expect more people to be outside getting exercise and fresh air. Please stay in your own neighborhood to avoid overcrowding in other neighborhoods.
The City has established a technology solution that will enable the public to view and participate in Newport Beach City Council meetings and other select public meetings in real time.
The City will prohibit surfing at the Wedge between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. beginning Friday, April 10, and close the adjacent beach area to discourage public gatherings at one of Newport Beach’s most popular surf spots.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is asking everyone over the age of 2 to wear a cloth face covering that covers your mouth and nose.
The City of Newport Beach will extend its facility closures to the public through May 3 to slow the spread of COVID-19.
The City has announced additional steps taken to reduce congestion in outdoor areas and limit the spread of COVID-19
Citing increased risk for COVID-19 exposure, the City Council has prohibited short-term lodging rentals until May 20 or for the duration of the City’s local emergency.
Following a temporary closure last weekend, Newport Beach will close the Oceanfront Boardwalk on the Balboa Peninsula until further notice to encourage social distancing and limit the spread of COVID-19.
Ancestry Library Edition is now accessible from home with an NBPL library card.
As part of the City’s COVID-19 response, we are taking steps to help reduce the impacts of parking restrictions on our residents.