USS Newport News Liaison Committee


  • 6 PM
  • The fourth Monday of every month
  • Brittingham-Midtown Community Center


  • 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


  • None


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.