Plans to build two public parks and a pedestrian bridge in downtown Providence have resumed now that a proposal for a waterfront baseball stadium has fallen through
Over and over we have RIDOT projects in Providence and over and over they are overbuilt for the automobile traffic they handle and over and over the next project cannot accomodate complete streets considerations.
The Providence Preservation Society announces that the nomination period for its annual Most Endangered Properties List is now open. For over 20 years, PPS has assembled the MEP list to highlight historic assets – properties that contribute to the life and character of the city but are endangered by threats such as neglect, deterioration, demolition, […]
Miriam Hospital Institutional Master Plan, zoning changes, West River developments, and more considered at the October 20th City Plan Commission Meeting.
Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – October 20, 2015, 2015 – 4:45pm – 30 Exchange Terrace, 1st Floor Conference Room
A study released Wednesday suggests that Providence is the worst city in the U.S. for people with disabilities.
Capital Center Commission Design Review Committee reviews plans for Parcel 12 at their October 6th meeting.
Having diagnosed Rhode Island’s transportation bureaucracy as “dysfunctional,” Governor Raimondo Wednesday outlined the steps she’s taking to fix it — with or without revenue from proposed truck tolls.
News from PBN and EcoRI about RIPTA’s proposed fare changes
House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello said Saturday that PawSox managing partner Larry Lucchino told him late this week the drive has ended to move the Pawtucket Red Sox to former Route 195 land and Brown University property in Providence.
DRC to review proposals for South Street Landing, and 195 Parcel 8 at their Sept. 21st meeting.
It is the small size of our urban core compared to the rest of our state dominated by the ‘automobile lobby’ which creates a situation, where I, who lives in the diminutive urban core, without a car, feels lonely and isolated, due to our lack of investment in robust transit and cycling infrastructure.
Concerned urbanists will want to check out my post on RI Future’s about a proposed exclusionary zoning provision banning cohabitation of more than three students in a household in zones 1 and 1A.
The Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission will meet on Wednesday, September 16, 2015, 2015 at 4:45pm at 30 Exchange Terrace, 1st floor conference room.
The City Plan Commission will be meeting on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at 4:45pm at 444 Westminster Street, First Floor.
A 21-year-old man was struck by a vehicle while trying to cross the intersection of Valley Street and Eagle Street at 2:40 p.m., according to a police report provided by Maj. Thomas Verdi.
The end of walking, federal funds for bikes, and more in today’s News & Notes.
Rendering of proposed parking garage wall along Eddy Street at South Street Landing.