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.
Lots of moving pieces in the saga of the PawSox possible move to Providence.
Big thinkers don’t pave farm land for free parking.
We had two meetings last week with Deputy Director of RIDOT, Pete Garino. One was a roundtable with a number of other advocates for biking & transit, one was one-on-one. There are changes afoot at RIDOT, and we wanted to let you know what’s going on.
According to police, the 10-year-old was struck at about 5:30 p.m. on Fruit Street.
The Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission recently sent a letter to Mayor Elorza advising that our city phase out use of pedestrian crossing push buttons (aka beg buttons) citywide, with a special focus on school zones, commercial districts, and the areas around recreation centers.
The city’s planning department has tapped a Boston-based consulting firm to oversee a “planning and engineering services” study on the proposed streetcar line in downtown.
195 Commission to review plans for Parcel 8 at August 17th meeting.
Reader photos from last winter submitted to our Flickr Group.
The DRC will review a Memorandum of Understanding between the I?195 Redevelopment District Commission and the Downtown Design Review Committee with respect to design review at their August 17th meeting.
City Plan Commission reviews Roger Williams Medical Center master plan, project in Wayland Square, and more at their August 18th meeting.
Capital Center Commission will review Francis Street & Memorial Boulevard Intersection Safety Improvements at their August 12th meeting.
Updated renderings and plans for the Homewood Suites extended stay hotel proposed for Parcel 12. Presented to the Capital Center Commission Design Review Committee this morning.