GC: Photos – National Night Out

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closingatnever shared a couple photos from Tuesday’s National Night Out in our Flickr Group: Photo © closingatnever from Flickr Photo © closingatnever from Flickr

T.F. Green Intermodal Facility, July Update

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Photos and information from RIAC: An aerial view of the Intermodal Project A view of the airport from the Skywalk Construction at the Skybridge stair tower An aerial view of the CSO building Construction at the garage and fueling platform Intermodal Overview The Intermodal Project is a collaborative effort of the Rhode Island Airport Corporation, working in partnership with the …

GC: Photos – Buildings straight on

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SecondEmpire has been doing a lot of shots of buildings and facades in the city looking straight on, and the photos are really neat. He’s shared a few in our Flickr Group. Photo © SecondEmpire from Flickr Photo © SecondEmpire from Flickr Photo © SecondEmpire from Flickr And this one is not one of those straight on shots, instead a …

GC: Photos – Greater City Pawtucket

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The Three Bucketeers submitted some photos of our neighbor to the north to our Flickr Group. Photo © The Three Bucketeers Photo © The Three Bucketeers Photo © The Three Bucketeers If you’d like your photos featured here, join our Flickr Group and submit them.

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Downcity Design Review Committee – August 3, 2009

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Notice of Regular Meeting • Monday, August 3, 2009 • 4:45pm Department of Planning and Development, 4th Floor Auditorium 400 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02903 Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Approval of Meeting Minutes: July 13, 2009 Project Review View Larger Map 1. DRC Application No. 09.14, 111 Westminster Street/50 Kennedy Plaza (Industrial Trust Company Building, now Bank …

GC: Photos – closingatnever

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Still catching up with submissions to our Flickr Group, this time from closingatnever. Cold Water District, Bath St, Smith Hill area | Photo © closingatnever from Flickr The bay near Save The Bay | Photo © closingatnever from Flickr Escalator at the Westin | Photo © closingatnever from Flickr If you’d like your photos featured here, join our Flickr Group …

GC: Photos – hotnightcrasher

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Some more photos shared in our Flickr Group, this time from hotnightcrasher. Photo © hotnightcrasher from Flickr Photo © hotnightcrasher from Flickr Photo © hotnightcrasher from Flickr Photo © hotnightcrasher from Flickr If you’d like your photos featured here, join our Flickr Group and submit them.

GC: Photos – Providence at Night

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We’ve had a number of great photos submitted to our Flickr Group, so we’re going to catch up in a few posts sharing them here. Starting off with some shots by pvdEric of Providence at night: Fulton Street in Kennedy Plaza | By pvdEric The Iway bridge* from Point Street | By pvdEric Downcity rooftops | By pvdEric If you …

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City Plan Commission – July 21, 2009

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Notice of Regular Meeting • Tuesday, July 21, 2009 • 4:45pm Department of Planning and Development, 4th Floor Auditorium 400 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02903 Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Approval of Meeting Minutes: June 16, 2009 Director’s Report Land Development Projects 1. Case No. 09-002MA – 175 Broad Street (Public Informational Meeting) Request for Master Plan stage …

Greater City Providence’s New Facebook Page

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We’ve switched up our Facebook presence from a Group to a Page. The page allows posts made here to feed directly to Facebook, and if you become a fan of our page, direct to your Facebook Wall. Very 2.0 of us, isn’t it? Visit our Facebook Page to become a fan. And if you’re not feeling Facebook, you can also …

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Providence Geeks – July 15, 2009

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From the Providence Geeks: Join us for the last Geek Dinner till September – yes, we take August off. It’s going to be a good one! Established in 2008, Little Compton-based ThinkBalm is an independent analyst firm dedicated to work-related use of the Immersive Internet | virtual worlds and campuses, immersive learning environments, and 3D business applications. ThinkBalm is breaking …

GC: Photos – golden meanie

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“golden meanie” shared some of his photos in our Flickr Group: Photo © golden meanie from Flickr From December, but might as well be any day in the last 4 months. Photo © golden meanie from Flickr Coils Photo © golden meanie from Flickr If you’d like your photos featured here, join our Flickr Group and submit them.

Preserve Rhode Island seeks nominations

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Preserve Rhode Island is seeking nominations for their annual Rhode Island Historic Preservation Awards: Help Preserve Rhode Island and the RI Historical Preservation and Heritage Commission recognize great achievements in preservation! Has your neighbor done an exceptional job restoring their home? Is there an organization in your town that has made an impact on the preservation of your community? Is …

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Downcity Design Review Committee – July 13, 2009

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Notice of Regular Meeting • Monday, July 13, 2009 • 4:45pm Department of Planning and Development, 4th Floor Auditorium 400 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02903 Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Approval of Meeting Minutes: May 11, 2009 Project Review 1. DRC Application No. 09.12, One Empire Plaza (Blue Cross/Blue Shield Building) Proposal to refurbish the existing park adjacent …

Sound Session kicks off this weekend

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Sound Session ’08 video from YouTube Providence Sound Session kicks off their weeklong music festival this weekend with events scheduled across the city including Waterplace Park, Westminster Street, Kennedy Plaza, Providence Black Repertory Company and more. Check out the schedule here. Also check out Sound Session’s Facebook page.

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Providence Geeks – June 17, 2009 …plus stick around for Hip Hop

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From the Providence Geeks: We’ve got a special Geek Dinner in store for June. AS220 Labs – the new “tech arm” of our gracious host AS220 – will be showing off what they’ve wrought in their first year. AS220 Labs is a teaching space, shared workspace and community junk pile for supporting open hardware and software projects. The Lab helps …

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City Plan Commission – June 16, 2009

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Notice of Regular Meeting • Tuesday, June 16, 2009 • 4:45pm Department of Planning and Development, 4th Floor Auditorium 400 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02903 Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Approval of Meeting Minutes: May 19, 2009 Director’s Report Update on Zoning Ordinance changes Land Development Project 1. Case No. 09-011MA – 30 Royal Little Drive (Public Hearing)Request …