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→ ProJo: R.I. agency opens bids for Cranston Street Armory repairs


Photo (cc) Tom Bastin

The R.I. Division of Purchases received six bids Friday from companies seeking to undertake rehabilitation work on the Cranston Street Armory on the city’s West Side.


[Lincoln D. Chafee] called for the renovation of the historic, 165,000-square-foot, building and the relocation there of certain state agencies from leased properties.

But seriously, where will everyone park?


West Side Block Party, June 25

WBNA Block Party, June 25

WBNA Block Party on Hudson Street
Saturday, June 25 • 2:00pm-8:00pm
Hudson Street, between Messer and Sycamore Streets, Providence

DJ spinning hip hop, R&B and Latin jams / WBRU Broadcasting live / Poetry and spoken word performances by Christopher Johnson and AS220 Poetry Slam’s Jamila Woods and Fatimah Asghar / Roving entertainment from the gorgeous and talented gals of Chifferobe / Event MCs: Jenny Hurricane of the Midnight Creeps, Mike Ritz & Laurel Casey with special guest Philco, Dan White and special guest Aaron Liedecker.

Kids and adults, we’ll have all your favorite block party games including egg and balloon toss and frozen t-shirt contest!! Plus some awesome NEW games this year.

Proceeds to benefit the Neighborhood Association and its programs.

More details at Facebook.