The DRC reviews plans for a hotel at the Old ProJo and Kresge Buildings at their December 10th meeting.
In June, the Providence Department of Planning & Development hosted a demonstration day of the City Walk project on Broad Street. The one-day demonstration tested concepts and gathered community feedback.
The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority has determined it is feasible to add a path for pedestrians and bicyclists to the Newport, Jamestown-Verrazzano and Mount Hope bridges; the Sakonnet River Bridge already has such a path.
Providence Business News outlines the development happening in and around the 195 Land in the Jewelry District
The BPAC will review plans for Kennedy Plaza, an extension of the Fountain Street bike lane, and conceptual plans for Park Street at their November 15th meeting.
Below is a look at the various local news reports about the City Council hearing this week regarding the zoning change requested by The Fane Organization for the proposed Hope Point Tower.
Limes scooters arrived on the streets (sidewalks) of Providence today.
Ruggerio vowed to introduce legislation next year “that removes some of the impediments to redeveloping the rest of our former highway land by granting more authority to the I-195 Commission, so the city doesn’t stand in the way of progress.”
A student was struck by a motorist while riding to school on the first day of a school bus drivers strike in Providence.
The Omni Groups plans a mixed-use development to reuse the abandoned Mt. St. Carmel Church on Federal Hill.
Providence’s bike-share system, operated by JUMP Bikes, has been up and running for about a week now. Here’s some details on the program from the Planning Department.
Plans for the future home of Farm Fresh Rhode Island are underway! On a recently purchased 3.2 acre site in the Valley neighborhood of Providence, we are developing the Rhode Island Food Hub. The Hub will provide aggregation and distribution of locally grown food and produce, production facilities, opportunities for nutrition education and job training, and retail markets for both the individual consumer and wholesaler.
The Providence Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Commission reviews plans for Bike Facilities Downtown and in the Jewelry District and along the Dean Street Viaduct and Pleasant Valley Parkway at their August 15th meeting.
The DRC reviews plans for building renovations on Fountain Street and at Kennedy Plaza at their August 6th meeting.
RIDOT to assess safety of bike path road crossings after a child was killed on the East Bay Bike Path in Bristol.
Bird electric scooters arrive in Providence.
New Attorney General’s office in Cranston makes it harder for people without cars to access services.
The Providence Journal reports on plans to convert the Old ProJo Building into a microsoft style hotel.