The Carpionato Group proposes 4 mixed-use buildings across parcels 2, 5, and 6 on the east side of the Providence River.
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.
Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission meets Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 4:30pm.
When the walk light is not working, and the pedestrians cannot see which light is green, they just have to cross their fingers and walk.
Skating, shopping, pigeons, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
If you carefully take photos related to Hurricane Sandy this week, please share them in our Flickr Group.
A selection of photos readers have recently shared in our Flickr Group: Photo © h ssan Photo © Paul Shelasky
Graduation, nothing but flowers, and froyo in today’s GC: Photos.
Providence River seal, East Side, nighttime, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
Downcity, South Side, East Side, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
Great reader photos and videos of the Route 195 demolition.
The East Side, Downcity, some dogs playing, and more from our Flickr Group.
A couple of our readers posted some cool photos of Old Route 195 demo in our Flickr Group today. First from on high in the snow: Photo © katrinkles Next, from the ground over on Wickenden Street: Photo © lddana51two Photo © lddana51two Photo © lddana51two Share your photos with us on our Flickr Group or email them to email@example.com.
RIDOT will be closing Exit 2 (South Main Street) off of Route 195 westbound this weekend. The closure will allow RIDOT to reconfigure the ramp and prepare for further demolition of the old Route 195. RIDOT: On Friday night, June 4, RIDOT will begin a weekend-long operation to relocate the ramp for Exit 2 (South Main Street) from I-195 West. …
The ProJo recently covered the story of retailers feeling cut off by the reconfiguration of Route 195. On the old alignment of Route 195, Exit 2 went to Wickenden Street and the big green sign on the overpass said as much. Now, the eastbound exit which one would use to reach Wickenden is simply signed for India Point and Gano …
We’ve spent a lot of pixels here talking about the intersection between Route 195 and Wickenden Street on the west side of Fox Point. Debra Booth forwarded us a letter they sent to city and state officials addressing concerns about the other end of Wickenden, where the Gano Street ramps are: To: Mayor David Cicilline, Councilman Seth Yurdin, Representative David …
In Part 4 much of the discussion revolved around lot sizes. Comment by Corey Call me naive, but personally, I would take some of the parcels not targeted for institutional use, subdivide them, and then sell the subdivided lots individually; much more in line with what would have been done in the 18th or 19th centuries. […] It also allows …
View Larger Map As the Iway project moves along, RIDOT and the city are looking at the rebuilt street grid below where the highway now stands. See the RIDOT plans here: Download RIDOT Street Grid Plan (east of Providence River) Download RIDOT Street Grid Plan (west of Providence River) While the rebuilding of the grid may seem to be a …