BPAC discusses RIDOT plans for Doyle Ave. at N. Main St. and Mt. Pleasant Avenue, The Henderson Bridge, snow removal, and the Great Streets Initiative at their March 20th meeting.
The City Council is proposing to codify the duration of snow parking bans. Why?
It’s that time of year, where you see people walking in the street because the sidewalks are full of snow, or you have to brave death and do it yourself.
Cynthia MacDonald, 63, sustained significant injuries and was transported to Rhode Island Hospital.
The pair said it became apparent last year by the many pedestrians forced to dodge traffic in the street that sidewalks in those two areas seem to be among the most neglected after snowstorms.
Good news everyone! The sidewalks at 311 Broadway will be cleared of snow this winter!
Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – November 18, 2015 – 4:45pm – 444 Westminster Street, First Floor
Reader photos from last winter submitted to our Flickr Group.
It. Is. Hot.
Mayor Jorge O. Elorza today announced an aggressive citywide street sweeping program that will begin on Sunday, April 5.
Protected bike lanes in Boston, mayor’s seek transportation investment, and more in today’s News & Notes.
Committees of the Rhode Island General Assembly House and Senate will consider bills this Wednesday, March 25th, to mandate that RIDOT remove snow from roads and sidewalk under their control, including overpasses in Providence.
A Cranston woman was sent to the hospital after being struck by a car that slid down an icy hill.
Two people were struck on the Point Street Bridge in Providence and two more were struck in separate incidents on Newport Avenue in Pawtucket.
Obviously not everyone in a wheelchair is able to get out and shovel, but Mr Hughes’ determination makes the lame excuses of everyone else sound even lamer.
There is no challenge we cannot overcome when we come together as a community. So to everyone who lives, works and does business in Providence – thank you.
So, what about the economic impact? Should a city and state that claims to want to attract millennials who seek walkable transit-oriented small cities look like this?