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Providence City Plan Commission Meeting – October 17, 2017

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Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Approval of minutes from August 15, 2017, regular meeting – for action Director’s Report Public Hearing 1. Huntington Ave / Salvati Way Green Infrastructure Grant – The Department of Planning and Development will present their application for a state grant to install green infrastructure along the Huntington Ave corridor and will explain how …

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Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – July 19, 2017

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Agenda Roll Call Approval of June 2017 Meeting Minutes (For Action) “Olney Street Improvements” – College Hill, Mount Hope – Wards 2 and 3 (For Action) — The City seeks comments from the BPAC regarding preliminary design plans to restripe Olney Street to include bike lanes. In addition to normal BPAC discussion, this will serve as a public hearing regarding …

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Providence City Plan Commission Meeting – June 20, 2017

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Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Approval of minutes from May 16, 2017 regular meeting – for action Director’s Report City Council Referral 1. Referral 3417 – 763-771 Broad Street/339 Potters Avenue – The applicant is requesting that a portion of 769 Broad Street that is zoned R-3 be rezoned to C-1 so that the lot is consistently zoned …

GC: Photos

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A selection of photos readers have recently shared in our Flickr Group: Photo © provbenson2009 Photo © Armadillo Commander

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City Plan Commission Meeting – June 19, 2012

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Notice of Regular Meeting Tuesday, June 19, 2012 – 4:45pm Department of Planning and Development 1st Floor Meeting Room 444 Westminster Street, Providence Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Approval of minutes from May 15th 2012 meeting – for action Director’s Report Minor Subdivision 1. Case No. 12-021MI – 54 Locust Street The applicant is seeking preliminary plan approval …

Shop Local

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If you have money to spend this holiday season, we suggest you spend it locally. The Downcity merchants are bringing it this year. We already noted that the Calico pop-up shop opens on Friday. Another pop-up shop is RISD Expose, a student art sale in the space most recently occupied by WNWN. Throughout the holiday season events from Santa to …

Reader: The little things

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This post was submitted by a Greater City: Providence reader. I enjoy the discussions of big plans and projects like train stations and streetcars, but sometimes I despair of anything ever coming about in a city that can not accomplish the simplest, tiniest, glaringly, obviously necessary public works. These pictures were not taken on isolated, dead end residential streets. They …

City Plan Commission Meeting (10/20)

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PROVIDENCE CITY PLAN COMMISSION NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20, 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: September 15, 2009 DIRECTOR’S REPORT Discussion with Commission members to determine schedule and dates for presentation of future neighborhood plans. MINOR …