The Providence Public Library is planning a major renovation to their Empire Street building.
DRC considers new building at 78 Fountain Street and signage at the Providence Public Library at their March 13th meeting.
Bristol-based Roger Williams University is planning to renovate and lease One Empire Plaza, more than doubling its presence downtown for adult learners when it opens in May of 2016.
A selection of photos readers have recently shared in our Flickr Group: Photo © provbenson2009 Photo © lddana51two Photo © @flashforcedoff
Watch out for people not understanding the meaning of a double yellow line.
Signs indicating that bikes may take the lane installed on Empire Street today.
Empire and Weybosset Streets are set to become two-way on Tuesday, January 10th. Share your impressions of the new traffic pattern.
Phase 2 of the “Downtown Providence Traffic Circulation Improvements” project gets closer to completion as blacktop is laid on Downcity streets.
With the removal of traffic lights, the Weybosset Hill intersection has become safer, more efficient, and maybe even a little more civilized.
It was very rainy today in case you didn’t know.
Downcity Design Review Committee reviews projects by Brown, 38 Studios, and at the Teste Block and Narragansett Garage on Dorrance Street.
Phase 2 of the “Downtown Providence Traffic Circulation Improvements” have begun in earnest. This morning a lane was dropped on Weybosset Street, Mathewson Street is closed between Weybosset and Chapel (through June), and a worker was out with a giant machine cutting hacking away at the sidewalks. You might be thinking, “Phase 2, did I miss Phase 1.” Well, you …
THAT my friends is a shoveled sidewalk on the Atwells Avenue Bridge over Route 95. Yes, it is true. But wait, don’t think I’m gonna be all sunshine and moonbeams. A for effort to get this thing cleared so soon after last night’s snowicane, but I have complaints. Every winter, at some point this sidewalk does get cleared. But this …
Image from Google StreetView PBN reports that Curt Schilling’s controversial 38 Studios company will be calling One Empire Plaza home. One Empire is located at the corner of Empire and Washington across from AS220 in one of the buildings formerly occupied by Blue Cross Blue Shield. In a press release announcing the move, 38 Studios said it hopes to create …