A meeting of the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission will be held at Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation, 315 Iron Horse Way, Providence, Rhode Island, on Monday, October 21, 2013, beginning at 5:00pm.
Waterfront access, auto-dependency and the elderly, and more in today’s News & Notes.
The Capital Center Commission will meet Thursday, October 17 and discuss parking issues near the State House.
The City Plan Commission meets Tuesday, October 15th at 444 Westminster Street.
Preliminary plans for the Kinsley Building call for 44 apartments in the upper floors with shops and or restaurants at ground level.
195 Land, RISD, Turks Head, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
Bike share woes, yes, you can live car-free in Boston, and more in today’s News & Notes.
Great image of the ‘Erect Bridge’ featured on Google Maps.
The Downtown Design Review Committee meets Monday, October 7th at 444 Westminster Street.
Urbanist Drinks is a simple monthly time to meet and mingle and drink and discuss urban issues throughout the region.
Peter Scotti has entered a sales agreement with Cathy Lund, owner of City Kitty, for the purchase of the site. Dr. Lund plans to erect a new building with a cat vet practice, 1-2 professional tenants and 3 apartments.
Started in 1892, Barcelona’s Sagrada Família has been under construction on and off ever since. The video shows the completion of the remaining work, scheduled to be be finished by 2026, the centennial of Gaudí’s death.
RIPTA, RISD, Erect Bridge, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
This week: Bonnie Nickerson, Providence’s director of long-range planning, and Scott Wolf, executive director of Grow Smart Rhode Island, on the high stakes for Providence’s first zoning overhaul since 1951. Providence Business News’ Patrick Anderson joins the panel.
Once again, we have a great variety of sessions related to design, planning, engineering, advocacy, and more, presented by an array of talented and experienced professionals. Add to that a few terrific field sessions and the return of our popular poster session, and it promises to be a great and productive day.
Providence Geeks featuring STEM2O, Wednesday, September 25th at AS220.
Gov. Chafee says he’d like to see if it could be opened and used for RIPTA buses. DOT director Michael Lewis says there are no firm plans for the old tunnel and the point of Thursday’s inspection is to see if it’s structurally sound.