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Providence 2013 State of the City Address

In Development, Economy, Government by Greater City Providence1 Comment

Mayor Angel Taveras 2013 State of the City Address Providence Is Recovering Tuesday, January 29, 2013 • (as prepared for delivery) Photo of the Mayor delivering the State of the City from the Mayor’s Office. Governor, Mr. President, honorable members of the Providence City Council, distinguished guests, and my fellow residents of our great Capital City – One year ago …

News & Notes

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A Lansing, Michigan woman is documenting her walk down every street in that city, The Steel Yard is talking application for spring/summer courses, New York looks to generate energy from their sewage, sidewalk rage, and more in todays News & Notes.

Meet Zozo

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Streetfilms has launched a new website aimed at teaching kids about car-free transportation. Meet Zozo: Today we are happy to announce that Zozo, our purple, livable streets mascot finally has his own website! Just go to to check out all ten of the Zozo shorts – including films about walking, biking, car sharing and transit as Zozo walks the …

Registration open for spring/summer courses at the Steel Yard

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Registration is now open for the Steel Yard’s Spring/Summer Course Season! We cannot wait for our studio to start humming with creative activity this season–it’s time to get our torches, forges, and kilns fired up! Check out our courses page for the full lineup of offerings in Welding, Ceramics, Blacksmithing, Jewelry, and Glass. In addition to our regular introductory courses …