I’ll finally be able to drink a Manhattan at the top of the Biltmore!
The 195 Commission will review and take public comment on proposals for parcels 2, 5, and 6 at their April 11th meeting.
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Lots of bike and pedestrian projects being reviewed for Olneyville at the April 10th Providence Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting.
DRC reviews incentives and bonuses for Edge College Hill 2.0 and restoration of the glass elevator at the Biltmore Hotel at their April 9th meeting.
Special meeting of the DRC on April 5th reviews Committee rules and litigation.
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The Providence Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Commission reviews Contracts 1 & 2 of the Capital Improvement Program, possible bike lanes on Douglas Avenue, and plans for Kennedy Plaza at their March 28th meeting.
Construction ProgressView Post
The Providence Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Commission will review streets that are part of the Capital Improvement Program and locations for proposed Bike Share stations at their March 22nd meeting.
WJAR reports: Traffic signals, crosswalks and reducing the speed limit are among the safety improvements that will be made to Route 102 in West Greenwich after two pedestrians were recently killed while crossing the busy state road.
The Providence City Council passed a ban on sing-use plastic bags last night. The ordinance will take effect in 1-year to give retailers and consumers time to prepare and adapt.
By design, cameras can only nab vehicles traveling 11 or more miles per hour above the limit. Yet the expectation that people should almost follow traffic laws — almost! — is just too much to bear.
A proposal for an 11-story building at 131 Canal Street is on the agenda for the March 12th Downtown Design Review Committee Meeting.
City Walk Phase I, King Street mixed-use path, Plainfield Street & Pocasset Avenue intersection in Olneyville on the agenda for the February 21st Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission meeting.
Edge College Hill 2 made a presentation to the Downtown Design Review Committee (DRC) on January 8th for a 15-story building at 131 Canal Street. They returned to DRC on February 12th with an 11-story design.
Cities have always been places that bring people from all and different walks of life to coexist and thrive together. This is what cities do, in spite of all the forces that are working to divide us. And that’s what our city will continue to do because that’s what makes us so strong.
Cornish Associates building renovations on Westminster Street, Garrahy Courthouse parking garage, RIPTA’s DTC, and more on the agenda for the February 12th Downtown Design Review Committee meeting.