Rhode Island Pride kicks of tomorrow, Saturday, June 20th with the annual PrideFest along the riverfront on South Water Street starting at noon. PrideFest is followed up by the Illuminated Night Parade through the streets of downtown starting at 8:30pm.
As we prepare to usher in a new adminstration in City Hall, we should commit ourselves to spending the next four-years on a cohesive plan to expand jobs and industries along our waterfront, and integrate that development holistically into the rest of the city and yes, the region.
Providence Business News reports on renewed efforts to redevelop the Pawtucket and Central Falls riverfronts.
UrbanTimes: 10 Ways to Improve Your City through Public Space Public spaces are increasingly being recognized as a crucial ingredient for successful cities, and for their ability to revitalize and create economic and social development opportunities. But actually finding ways to build and maintain healthy public space remains elusive to many municipal governments, especially in the developing world. The vast …