USS Newport News Liaison Committee

Meetings
  • 6 p.m.
  • The fourth Monday of every month
  • Brittingham-Midtown Community Center
Members
  • 14 General Public Representatives
  • Representatives appointed by City Manager and the Superintendent of Schools to serve as nonvoting ex-officio members
  • Ship's ombudsman (non-voting)
Term of Appointment
  • Four year terms
Compensation
  • None
Purpose
The committee liaisons with the Commanding Officer and the crew of the USS Newport News, and is responsible for activities which will ensure a continuous interest in and relationship with the ship, its crew, and the city. It also arranges appropriate recognition and liaison activities, to raise funds, and to support a continuing relationship between the USS Newport News and the City of Newport News.