Items related to the Fane Organization’s Hope Point Tower in the agenda of the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission at their January 31st meeting.
Rendering of Kendall Hotel Group’s proposal for Parcel 1A along the Providence River. [box]A meeting of the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission will be held at Rhode Island Commerce Corporation, 315 Iron Horse Way, Suite 101, Providence, Rhode Island, on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, beginning at 5:00 P.M., for the following purposes:[/box] I. Public Session Welcoming remarks by Chairperson Davis. Approval …
Former “Shooters” Building in 2010 Seven years after Rhode Island voters approved buying the former Shooters nightclub site on the Providence waterfront to turn it into a recreational destination, plans to redevelop the vacant lot may finally be inching forward. The state Department of Environmental Management wants to build a fishing pier, transient boating marina and ferry dock at the …
[box]Providence City Plan Commission Notice of Regular Meeting Tuesday, October 17, 2017 – 4:45pm Joseph Doorley Municipal Building, 1st Floor Meeting Room 444 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02903[/box] Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Approval of minutes from August 15, 2017, regular meeting – for action Director’s Report Public Hearing 1. Huntington Ave / Salvati Way Green Infrastructure Grant …
Rendering of proposed Parcel 1A hotel released in April 2017 [box]I-195 Redevelopment District Commission – Notice of Public Meeting A regular meeting of the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission will be held at Rhode Island Commerce Corporation, 315 Iron Horse Way, Suite 101, Providence, Rhode Island, on Tuesday September 26, 2017, beginning at 5:00 P.M., for the following purposes:[/box] I. Public …
You guys, seriously, when are we going to stop paving over our riverbanks?
Get to know some of Providence’s hidden treasures during Jane’s Walk, a global festival on the first weekend in May! Inspired by urban activist Jane Jacobs, Jane’s Walk promotes urban literacy by encouraging people to get out and explore their neighborhoods.
At last night’s 195 Commission Meeting, Cambridge, Mass. based GNF Associates presented plans for a 5-story, 52-room boutique hotel at 195 District Parcel 1A on the east bank of the Providence River.
I do not have the time or energy right now to even think or comment on this, but I thought I should leave this here to allow everyone else to comment on it. [box]See also: The Providence Journal – Reaching for sky in Providence: Proposed high-rises include 55-story tower[/box]
Providence 2016 4th of July Celebration starts at 4:30pm at India Point Park.
Building Bridges is a new movement to activate, celebrate, imagine, and help realize Providence’s future premiere riverfront park and its pedestrian bridge, and THE LAUNCH! is our exciting first event. Together, we can show what an amazing, vibrant public space this can be, and why building our park and bridge is so important!
The Downtown Design Review Committee meets November 16 to review projects on the waterfront in the Jewelry District and on the East Side.
‘Bullet trains,’ parking costs, RIDOT, Brown, and more in today’s Local News & Notes.
Plans to build two public parks and a pedestrian bridge in downtown Providence have resumed now that a proposal for a waterfront baseball stadium has fallen through
Lots of moving pieces in the saga of the PawSox possible move to Providence.
Reader photos from last winter submitted to our Flickr Group.
WaterFire will have a full lighting on Saturday, August 1st – Sunset: 8:05 pm
South Street Landing project discussions among other items being reviewed at July 21st City Plan Commission Meeting.