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.”
Please join the City of Providence Department of Planning and Development and RIPTA to review the latest plans for improvements to Greater Kennedy Plaza. These improvements are the result of a community-led vision that began in 2017.
A regular meeting of the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission will be held at Rhode Island Commerce Corporation, 315 Iron Horse Way, Suite 101, Providence, Rhode Island, on THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2018, beginning at 5:00 P.M.
There will be a basin lighting of WaterFire on Saturday, October 6th.
Come learn about improvements along San Souci Drive behind Olneyville Square.
A student was struck by a motorist while riding to school on the first day of a school bus drivers strike in Providence.
The 31-year-old victim was in a crosswalk on Smith Street and Canal Street when he was struck said Providence Police. Inside the stroller was as 6-month old and a two-year-old.
The DRC reviews a proposal for an additional roof sign at the Biltmore Hotel at their October 1st meeting.
There will be a full lighting of WaterFire on Saturday, September 29th.
There will be a full lighting of WaterFire on Saturday, September 22nd.
The Omni Groups plans a mixed-use development to reuse the abandoned Mt. St. Carmel Church on Federal Hill.
There is a public meeting about the Cranston Street Armory on Monday, September 17th.
The City Plan Commission reviews several zoning issues and a proposal for a new building on Elmwood Avenue at their September 18th meeting.
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.
There will be a full lighting of WaterFire on Saturday, September 8th.
There will be a full lighting of WaterFire on Saturday, August 25th.
The I-195 Redevelopment District Commission meets on August 28th.
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.