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ProJo: Bustling recreational destination planned for vacant Shooters site in Providence

In Infrastructure by Jef Nickerson8 Comments

Former “Shooters” Building in 2010 Seven years after Rhode Island voters approved buying the former Shooters nightclub site on the Providence waterfront to turn it into a recreational destination, plans to redevelop the vacant lot may finally be inching forward. The state Department of Environmental Management wants to build a fishing pier, transient boating marina and ferry dock at the …

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Providence Piers Proposal

In Development, Featured, Waterfront by Jef Nickerson32 Comments

A couple weeks ago we linked to an article in the ProJo about a proposal to build a medical facility at Pat Conley’s Providence Piers. Today, PBN has a more fleshed out account of that plan. Rhode Island Medical Arts proposes to build a $350-400 million development to include an acute care center with 250 beds, a hotel, a marina, …