The DRC reviews plans for a hotel at the Old ProJo and Kresge Buildings at their December 10th meeting.
The DRC reviews a proposal for an additional roof sign at the Biltmore Hotel at their October 1st meeting.
The Providence Journal reports on plans to convert the Old ProJo Building into a microsoft style hotel.
New renderings of proposed Hope Point Tower by The Fane OrganizationView Post
I’ll finally be able to drink a Manhattan at the top of the Biltmore!
DRC reviews incentives and bonuses for Edge College Hill 2.0 and restoration of the glass elevator at the Biltmore Hotel at their April 9th meeting.
Construction ProgressView Post
Edge College Hill II – Downtown Design Review Committee Meeting – March 27, 2018View Post
A proposal for an 11-story building at 131 Canal Street is on the agenda for the March 12th Downtown Design Review Committee Meeting.
The DTC will run from Rhode Island Hospital to the Providence Train Station and will include enhanced bus shelters with attractive passenger amenities such as seating and digital displays showing real time bus arrival data and other information. These new shelters will complement the City’s broader long-term vision for this area and its plan to convert Washington Street into a two-way, bus-only, transit way. The DTC stop at the Providence Train Station will be integrated into the State’s proposal to construct a new intermodal center there in order to better connect MBTA/Amtrak trains with local transit services.
Zoning change, street abandonment, Land Development, and more up for consideration at the February 20th City Plan Commission Meeting.
Cornish Associates building renovations on Westminster Street, Garrahy Courthouse parking garage, RIPTA’s DTC, and more on the agenda for the February 12th Downtown Design Review Committee meeting.
Providence Preservation Society’s 2018 Most Endangered PropertiesView Post
Massing model of proposed Edge College Hill Two. The first Edge College Hill building under construciton now is rendered to the left. DBVW Architects While the 15-story Edge College Hill building is currently under construction on Canal Street, a proposal for a second 15-story building (Edge College Hill Two), will be heard by the Downtown Design Review Committee on Monday, …
Agenda Call to Order Roll Call Meeting Minutes of October 2, 2017 and November 6, 2017 DDRC 2018 Meeting Schedule Annual Election of Vice Chair New Business 1. DRC Application No. 17.46: 131 Canal Street (parking lot) – Public Hearing and Conceptual Design Review – The subject of the hearing will be an application by Steeple Street RI, LLC requesting …
Agenda Roll Call Approval of September 2017 Meeting Minutes (For Action) Canal Street Improvements – College Hill, Downtown – Ward 12 (For Action) — The Rhode Island Department of Transportation has presented plans to the City for improvements to Canal Street between Smith Street and Washington Street. These plans resulted from the Canal Street Road Safety Assessment previously reviewed by …
Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Meeting Minutes of June 12, 2017, July 10, 2017 and August 7, 2017 New Business 1. DRC Application No. 17.12: 350 Eddy Street (South Street Landing) – Public Hearing – The subject of the hearing will be an application by the CV Properties LLC, requesting a waiver from Providence Zoning Ordinance Section 1607(E), …
Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Meeting Minutes of June 12, 2017 and July 10, 2017 New Business 1. DRC Application No. 17.12: 350 Eddy Street (South Street Landing) – Public Hearing – The subject of the hearing will be an application by the CV Properties LLC, requesting a waiver from Providence Zoning Ordinance Section 1607(E), Freestanding Signs, which …