News & Notes

In News & Notes, RIPTA by Jef Nickerson4 Comments

Developer Conley sets sights on medical facility for his Providence waterfront land [ProJo] I don’t really understand why a medical complex would want to locate itself on this site. The future zoning is still very much up in the air, it is a brownfield, and current transit isn’t terrific. Personally, I’d want to see the medical complex described either build …

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What Cheer/What Jeer: January 2009

In What Cheer/What Jeer by Greater City Providence1 Comment

Washington Trust What Cheer to Washington Trust for moving from their suburban style drive-thru ridden Washington Street location to a nice urban non-drive-thru location on Westminster. Bonus points for a most excellent sign at the new location. Symmes Maini & McKee Associates What Cheer to Symmes Maini & McKee Associates for their design of the new Blue Cross Blue Shield …

IN PROGRESS: BCBS Building On Course

In Buildings by Bret AncowitzLeave a Comment

The ProJo had a quick blurb about the continuing progress on the Blue Cross Blue Shield of RI building downtown. The short article is just a brief recap, but it’s a great excuse for me to put a really nice photo of this (thus far) handsome tower on the Greater City Providence site. I’m really trying to enjoy every day …