Yesterday the DRC quickly reviewed and approved a plan by new owners Dave Stem and Lori Quinn to renovate the iconic George C. Arnold (aka Narrow) Building on Washington Street.
Downtown Design Review Committee to review proposals for the Arnold (“Narrow”) and Alice buildings at their April 14 meeting.
The PRA announces the transfer of ownership and redevelopment of the ‘Narrow Building’ on Washington Street. Plans are for 3 apartments and 2 retail units in the iconic structure.
George C. Arnold Building (aka The Narrow Building), photo by Jef Nickerson The Providence City Council is set to give Mayor Angel Taveras the green light to seize a landmark downtown building that’s been decaying for years. The council’s Ordinance Committee voted unanimously on Tuesday to allow the Providence Redevelopment Agency to take over the George C. Arnold Building on …
Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Approval of minutes from April 23, 2013 meeting – for action Director’s Report City Council Referral 1. Referral 3362 – Petition for zone change from R-2 to M-1 at 230 Carolina Ave. Petition to rezone the property at 230 Carolina Ave from R-2 to M-1 subject to the use of the property being …
The Providence Redevelopment Agency on Thursday will discuss the possibility of buying the three-story building at 94 Washington St.
The ground floor of the Narrow Building has been pretty much wide open for weeks now, allowing anyone to enter and “accidentally” start a fire, or oops get hurt, and then result in the building being declared a “public safety hazard.” I reported it to the City a few weeks ago and am glad to see that someone has finally …
This week the Providence Preservation Society announced their 2012 list of the city’s Ten Most Endangered Properties.
A selection of photos readers have recently shared in our Flickr Group: Photo © Paul Shelasky Photo © provbenson2009
Downcity, College Hill, LaSalle Square in today’s GC: Photos.
The Downcity Design Review Committee looks at the Narrow Building and Westminster Square on Monday, November 14th.
DRC to review restoration of the Narrow Building at October 17 meeting.
Today, The Providence Preservation Society released their, 2011 Ten Most Endangered Properties List. Let’s take a look: 1. Admiral Ezek Hopkins Homestead 97 Admiral Street, Wanskuck Photo Google Street View 2. Arcade 65 Weybosset Street, Downcity Photo Jef Nickerson
Workers in the Arnold a.k.a. Narrow Building this afternoon: Hopefully this is indicative of something good and not something bad.
Flickr member, closingatnever shared some of her photos of the Narrow Building fire in our Flickr Group: A cat the firefighters saved All photos © closingatnever. Thanks for sharing your photos! Related: Fire in The Narrow Building
There was a fire in The Narrow Building on Washington Street this afternoon. Photos by Jef Nickerson I took these photos around 5:45pm and the fire seemed to be out. Mathewson, Washington, and Union Streets were shut down and the URI Building had been evacuated. No word on the cause or amount of damage. Work had been taking place in …