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 …
Mayor Jorge Elorza today joined local businesses representatives and community members to relaunch Providence’s #ThinkPVD campaign encouraging residents and visitors to “think, shop, and buy locally” in the City this holiday season.
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.
The City of Providence is offering 2-hours of free parking in commercial districts throughout the city from November 29th through January 4th, 2014.
A car spun into a building and burst into flames at Broad and Homer streets Wednesday morning, and a pedestrian crossing the street to render aid was struck by another car, which didn’t stop.
A young girl is in critical condition after she was struck by a motorcycle in a hit-and-run crash in Providence. The 3-year-old was hit at about 8:15 p.m. Wednesday on Gladstone Street. According to police, a motorcyclist hit the girl at a high rate of speed then took off. – WPRI Regardless of the headline, there was actually a person …
To accommodate holiday shoppers and support local businesses, motorists in Providence will be offered two hours of free parking from 10am until 6pm from Friday, November 23, 2012 through Tuesday, January 1, 2013.
Christopher Columbus, pink State House, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
Motorcycles, Trinity Square, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
A selection of photos readers have recently shared in our Flickr Group: Photo © Meg | megmcmahon.com Photo © provbenson2009
A selection of photos readers have recently shared in our Flickr Group: Photo © h ssan Photo © M4D1
RIPTA Routes 21 and 22 will be detoured starting Monday, April 23rd due to the closure of the Reservoir Avenue bridge over Amtrak for repairs.
Swan boats, Cathedral of St. John, College Hill, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
The City of Providence has been awarded a Community Planning Challenge Grant through HUD’s Office of Sustainable Housing and Communities to conduct the Transportation Corridors to Livable Communities study. The project will focus on the highest ridership bus routes in the city– Broad Street, Chalkstone Avenue, Elmwood Avenue, Manton Avenue, and North Main Street.
Downcity, South Side, East Side, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
My Time With The Mayor Mayor Taveras and City Hall directors will meet monthly with residents across the city. Mayor Angel Taveras is pleased to continue My Time with the Mayor, a monthly opportunity for the Mayor and senior members of his administration to meet with citizens from every neighborhood in the City. At each My Time with the Mayor …
COMMUNITY WORKS RHODE ISLAND RENOVATES SIGNIFICANT BUILDINGS IN ITS ONGOING EFFORTS TO STABILIZE THE ELMWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD. Community Works Rhode Island has completed the renovation of a significant historic residence on Parkis Avenue, for affordable and energy efficient rental units. February 23, 2010, Providence, RI – Community Works Rhode Island (CWRI) will celebrate the completion of its newest housing at 14 …