News & Notes

In News & Notes by Greater City Providence1 Comment

President proposes new jobs, renewed infrastructure It doesn’t do anybody any good when so many hardworking Americans have been idled, yet so much of America needs rebuilding. That’s why I am announcing a new plan for rebuilding and modernizing America’s roads and rails and runways for the long term. Over the next six years we are going to rebuild 150,000 …

Seeking a solution

In Development, Environment by Jef Nickerson33 Comments

Video from WJAR-TV Providence, extended footage at WCVB-TV Boston In the media we’ve been hearing a lot of talk about solutions to these flooding issues. People in areas prone to flooding wanting solutions from the government, etc. The fact is, there isn’t really a solution. If the Pawtuxet or other rivers want to leave their banks, they will. But that …

funkEpunkEmonkE: Floodpacolypse

In Pawtucket, Reader Submissions by Guest Post1 Comment

Reader funkEpunkEmonkE has shared her flood photos with us in our Flickr Group, she calls them, Floodpacolypse. Pawtucket Cranston Photos © funkEpunkEmonkE If you have storm photos, please share them in our Flickr Group or email them to us.

Reader Submission: Eagle Square Flooding

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Reader kd1s subbmited these photos and videos from the Eagle Square area to our Flickr Group: Photos and videos (cc) kd1s from Flickr If you have storm photos, please share them in our Flickr Group or email them to us.

Wet

In GC: Photos by Greater City Providence6 Comments

Valley Street in Providence as it was being evacuated this morning. Photo from Providence Monthly’s Facebook Page So this is beyond rain, I think we need a new word for this. We’d like to know what is going on where you are. If you have photos, please share them in our Flickr Group or email them to us. Stay safe …