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Providence City Plan Commission Meeting – December 19, 2017

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Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Approval of minutes from the November 14 2017 regular meeting – for action Adoption of the 2018 meeting calendar Director’s Report Land Development Project – Pubic Informational Meeting 1. Case no. 17-020MA – 37-47 Elmwood Avenue (Master Plan) – Owner and Applicant: Blessing Ekperi – The applicant is seeking master plan approval for …

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Providence City Plan Commission Meeting – November 14, 2017

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Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Approval of minutes from the October 17 2017 regular meeting – for action Director’s Report City Council Referral 1. Referral 3419 – Rezoning of 234 Bowen Street – The petitioner is requesting to rezone 234 Bowen Street from R-1 to I-2 – for action (AP 10 Lot 546, College Hill) 2. Referral 3420 …

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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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City Plan Commission Meeting – January 15, 2013

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Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Approval of minutes from November 20th 2012 meeting – for action Approval of minutes from December 18th 2012 meeting – for action Director’s Report Major Land Development Project 1. Case No. 12-011 MA – 257 Thayer Street (Final Plan Approval) – The CPC approved the preliminary plan to construct a four story mixed …

Presumed Parking Lot-ification

In Housing, Parking, Rumor by Matthew Coolidge25 Comments

For the past week or so, there has been a string of caution tape between two cones in front of a house on Cumberland St. Next door: a vacant lot, and next to that, a house that has had the same tape and some chain link propped against it for about a year. A few days ago, I noticed the …

Davis Park Farmer’s Market

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We are very pleased to announce the start of our Farmers’ Market at Davis Park next Sunday, July 11th from 11am-2pm. Our market will run through October 31st. Sunday, August 1st will be the first of our Family Fun days which will be held monthly during the markets and will feature activities for the kids. Please come and join in …

Farmer’s Market: Davis Park

In Events, Parks/Open Space by Matthew Coolidge1 Comment

Photo by M.Coolidge Last weekend, I went to my first Providence farmer’s market. Yeah, I’m a little late to this party, but now that there is a farmer’s market in my neighborhood, I really had no excuse. My girlfriend and I biked down the street to the newly improved Davis Park where the Elmhurst Clean and Green folks sponsor the …

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City Plan Commission Meeting – September 15, 2009

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Notice of Regular Meeting • Tuesday, September 15, 2009 • 4:45pm Department of Planning and Development, 4th Floor Auditorium 400 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02903 Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Approval of Meeting Minutes: August 18, 2009 Director’s Report Discussion with commission members to determine schedule and dates for presentation of future neighborhood plans. Land Development Project 1. …

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City Plan Commission – August 18, 2009

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As Matt noted, CPC next week is devoted to the Elmhurst and Mount Pleasant neighborhood plans: Notice of Regular Meeting • Tuesday, August 18, 2009 • 4:45 PM Department of Planning and Development, 4th Floor Auditorium 400 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02903 Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Approval of Meeting Minutes: July 21, 2009 Director’s Report Providence Tomorrow …

Elmhurst and Mount Pleasant Neighborhood Plan

In Government by Matthew Coolidge4 Comments

Based on the Providence Tomorrow Charrettes that took place last year, the final draft of the Elmhurst and Mount Pleasant Neighborhood Plan is now available for review on the Planning Department’s website. Documents to review include: The neighborhood plan (pdf) The neighborhood plan map (pdf) The list of initiatives (pdf) The City Plan Commission will be reviewing the plans and …