Greater City Providence

Vote Providence

vote1Everyone loves a popularity contest, right? Well regardless, you can vote for Providence in Travel + Leisure’s America’s Favorite Cities Poll.

Don’t let Houston beat us.

Jef Nickerson

Jef is Greater City Providence's co-founder, editor, and publisher. He grew up on Cape Cod and lived in Boston; Portland, Maine; and New York before settling in Providence. In addition to urbanism, Jef is interested in art, design, and ice cream. Please feel free to contact Jef if you have any question or comments about Greater City Providence.


  • I was trying not to be too rude, but really, we are better than all those cities!

  • Yea, really, Detroit, wow. Sad to even be in the same conversation as some of those cities on that list!

  • I love that you can vote as many times as you want. I voted for Providence so many times.

  • >I love that you can vote as many times as you want. I voted for
    >Providence so many times.

    See, so in a way, the poll is *just like* Providence itself! 😉 It’s just made for us to win…

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