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Providence Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – September 20, 2017

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Agenda Roll Call Introduction of New Commission Members (For Discussion) Approval of July 2017 Meeting Minutes (For Action) Election of Commission Chair and Vice Chair (For Action) Recommendations for improving Allens Avenue – Upper South Providence, Lower South Providence, Washington Park – Wards 10 and 11 (For Action) — The Rhode Island Department of Transportation, in coordination with the City …

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Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – November 19, 2012

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Regular Meeting • 4:00 PM, November 19, 2012 Doorley Building, 444 Westminster Street, 1st Floor • Providence, RI Note: Location is different than last month. Snow Removal/Safety Issues and Regulations and Enforcement (Guest: Peter Gaynor, Providence Emergency Management Agency) Bike Providence Plan Update (Bill DeSantis, VHB) Announcement of/outreach for December 13, 2012 Bike Providence Public Workshop Local Bicycle Regulation Amendments …

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Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – October 22, 2012

In Bicycles, Government, Pedestrians by Jef Nickerson6 Comments

Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission October 22, 2012, 4:00 PM Providence Chamber of Commerce Board Room 30 Exchange Terrace, Providence, RI Note new location 4:00: Review of bicycle regulations 4:20: Discussion of snow removal issues and solutions 4:35: Discussion of Complete Street issues related to the proposed Road Bond 4:45: Bike parking: developing a citywide strategy to increase parking …

News & Notes

In News & Notes by Greater City Providence1 Comment

2 year closure of Union Avenue Bridge over Route 10 prompts free RIPTA service for pedestrians impacted by closure [ProJo]. With Route 18 only running 17 times on weekdays and not at all on Sundays and Holidays, I’m glad I don’t live on the farside of Union Avenue. Four Projects to Watch (And Seven Others to Remember) [NewportNow] Not About …

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Providence Piers Proposal

In Development, Featured, Waterfront by Jef Nickerson32 Comments

A couple weeks ago we linked to an article in the ProJo about a proposal to build a medical facility at Pat Conley’s Providence Piers. Today, PBN has a more fleshed out account of that plan. Rhode Island Medical Arts proposes to build a $350-400 million development to include an acute care center with 250 beds, a hotel, a marina, …