The City Plan Commission reviews plans for a food hub in Valley, RISD’s Institutional Master Plan, rezoning for the Bomes Theatre, and more at their May 23rd meeting.
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.
WaterFire will have a full lighting on Saturday, August 1st – Sunset: 8:05 pm
WaterFire will have a full lighting on Saturday, July 18th – Sunset: 8:18 pm
WaterFire will have a basin lighting on Tuesday, July 14th – Sunset: 8:20 pm
WaterFire will have a full lighting on Saturday, June 13th – Sunset: 8:21 pm
WaterFire will have a basin lighting on Friday, May 29th – Sunset: 8:12 pm
WaterFire will have a full lighting on Saturday, May 23rd – Sunset: 8:06 pm
WaterFire will have a partial lighting on Saturday, May 16th – Sunset: 7:59 pm
Preventing the river from filling in with natural sediment requires periodic dredging, something neither the city nor state has been eager to finance in recent years. The federal government declined to tap a pool of funds set aside for dredging projects that maintain cargo shipping channels.
Skating, rivers, colorful bike, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
A selection of photos readers have recently shared in our Flickr Group: Rain, August 15th. Photo © Mycophagia Photo © Armadillo Commander
Woonasquatucket, Westminster, Providence 375, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
Gondola, State House demonstration, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
The riverfront, Route 195, and more in today’s GC: Photos.
There’s an alligator in the Woonasquatucket!
A few more submissions to our Flickr Group of the flood. This time, the aftermath in Eagle Square, photos taken last week: And one of Slater Mill: All photos © e_pics. If you’d like your photos featured here, join our Flickr Group and submit them.