The Newport City Council meets tonight. On the agenda is the 2014-2015 budget. The School Committee has asked for a 4% increase to help with rising costs expected in the upcoming year. Even if they get that increase they will still have to make over $2 million in cuts to eliminate a deficit. The meeting will is at 6:30 in the program room of the Newport Public Library. The vote on the final reading of the budget will take place at the June 25th meeting.