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Capital Center Commission Meeting – June 15, 2016

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Agenda Roll Call Minutes – Meeting of April 13, 2016 Parcel 3S: One Citizens Plaza – Proposal to install a new exterior door, stair and landing on the east side of the building Parcels 3E and 3W: parking lots – Proposal to install new urban landscaping Parcel 1: Union Station Parking Lot – Request for Extension of Parking Attendant Booth …

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#Orlando

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Vigils for the victims of the shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando are being held in Providence Monday night and Tuesday evening.

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Building Bridges: The Launch – May 28, 2016

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Building Bridges is a new movement to activate, celebrate, imagine, and help realize Providence’s future premiere riverfront park and its pedestrian bridge, and THE LAUNCH! is our exciting first event. Together, we can show what an amazing, vibrant public space this can be, and why building our park and bridge is so important!

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PVDfest to Return, June 2-5, 2016

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From the Mayor’s Office: Signature Event in “America’s Coolest City” Returns for Second Year Rebranded and expanded, PVDFest will bring four days of art, music, and to the streets of Providence, June 2-5, 2016 Providence, RI – City of Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, the Department of Art, Culture + Tourism and Founding Creative Partner FirstWorks announced PVDFest, Rhode Island’s …

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Providence Geeks – February 10, 2016

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Since its founding in 2012, North Kingstown-based Focal Upright has been shaking up the office furniture industry with its super innovative, funky, and — most importantly — ergonomic designs. In fact, just last week, Focal was recognized with a GOOD DESIGN Award — the most prestigious award of its kind.

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PPS Symposium – Beyond Buildings: Preserving the Livable Neighborhood – November 5-7, 2015

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Providence’s neighborhoods help us trace how the city was built, and why. Through them, we reveal the people and cultures that contributed to the city’s evolution. Each neighborhood tells a unique story of Providence and its people. Over time, as the city matured and populations shifted, local landmarks also took on new roles, uses, and meanings and residential, commercial, civic, and recreational spaces evolved.