Edge College Hill 2 made a presentation to the Downtown Design Review Committee (DRC) on January 8th for a 15-story building at 131 Canal Street. They returned to DRC on February 12th with an 11-story design.
Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Meeting Minutes of June 12, 2017 and July 10, 2017 New Business 1. DRC Application No. 17.12: 350 Eddy Street (South Street Landing) – Public Hearing – The subject of the hearing will be an application by the CV Properties LLC, requesting a waiver from Providence Zoning Ordinance Section 1607(E), Freestanding Signs, which …
Developers break ground on Providence surface parking lot
To accommodate holiday shoppers and support local businesses during the busy holiday sales season, Mayor Taveras announced today that there will be two hours of free parking in designated commercial districts throughout Providence.
I’ve been hearing the same refrain lately when it comes to less than stellar development proposals in Providence, ‘it may not be great, but it is better than what is there now.’
Proposed L.A. Fitness on North Main returns to CPC agenda for the May 20th meeting.
RIPTA’s new R-Line rapid bus service will replace and combine the current Route 99 service North Main – Pawtucket and 11 Broad Street services. The new service is set to launch on June 14th and RIPTA has published the schedules for the new service.
Providence is encouraging transit-oriented development in two neighborhoods most residents may not associate with transportation or potential growth.
Proposal calls for demolition of old Sears building for 300 parking spaces to serve an LA Fitness gym.
We believe that as proposed, these plans do little to increase access to all users; moreover, the decision to start this work at James Street even as the I-195 Commission has issued specific developer criteria for that stretch of road and riverfront is unfortunate in the extreme. It demonstrates yet again a failure to implement both the city’s and the state’s goals for complete streets and integrated transportation into the actual operations of their agencies.
I rebuilt North Main Street and you can rebuilt it and other roads too. Streetmix is a new online app that let’s you custom build your own street with streetcars, bus lanes, bike lanes, and more. I made a quick measurement on Google Maps to figure out that North Main is about 94′ wide and filled in my infrastructure from …
Lippitt House, Iway bridge, a dog, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
Port of Providence, State House, a bust, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
A reader submits photos and commentary on common snow removal issues along North Main. Just a little extra effort would save hundreds of people from huge inconvenience and safety concerns.
Christopher Columbus, pink State House, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
A selection of photos readers have recently shared in our Flickr Group: Photo © provbenson2009 Photo © Armadillo Commander
Photo (cc) Trisha Crabb Community Meeting – Transportation Corridors to Livable Communities Project – North Main Street The City of Providence and the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) invite you to share your thoughts on the future of North Main Street. Rochambeau Library, 708 Hope Street Monday, May 14th, 2012 – 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (Presentation at 6:00 …
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