Rieseberg starts the interim position today and will also act as Tax Collector. addressed the audience and thanked the select board for the appointment.
The new interim invited residents of Newport to stop in any time since he has an open door policy and believes in transparency.
Rieseberg stepped down as Hartford VT’s town manager in August of 2015 after 20 years of service and a salary of $133,000. Prior to working for Hartford VT, Rieseberg served as town manager in Hampton, Jaffery, Durham, and Epping NH.