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Holiday events tonight

In Arts, Events, Retail by Greater City Providence1 Comment

Every night at Craftland we are here for your art buying needs, but tonight is extra special. Join us to celebrate this year’s 5 Providence artists who have their images on the Buy Art Providence buttons.

City Plan Commission (Nov. 16)

In Government by Greater City Providence1 Comment

PROVIDENCE CITY PLAN COMMISSION NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING Tuesday, November 16, 2010 – 4:45pm Department of Planning and Development, 4th Floor Auditorium 400 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02903 OPENING SESSION Call to Order Roll Call Approval of meeting minutes from October 19th 2010 – for action CITY COUNCIL REFERRAL 1. Abandonment of a portion of Briggs Street Petition to abandon …

MLK Day of Service: “Hope Street Sweep”

In Events by Greater City Providence1 Comment

GC:PVD reader Jessica will is organizing a clean up on Hope Street on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Monday. Hope Street Sweep How often do you feel less Hope-ful when you see the trash strewn about Hope Street? On Monday, January 18th starting at 9am, I’ll be picking up trash along Hope Street in Providence, RI. I plan to start …

Henry Bowen Anthony Fountain

In Parks/Open Space by Greater City Providence14 Comments

Reader submitted photo ProJo reports that the Henry Bowen Anthony Fountain in Lippitt Park will be restored this summer with funds from the city ($112,000), the Summit Neighborhood Association ($10,000), and The Champlin Foundations ($58,900). The fountain was built in 1940 in honor of Senator (1859-1884) and Governor (1849-1851) Henry Bowen Anthony. The city took the fountain out of comission …