Developer Conley sets sights on medical facility for his Providence waterfront land [ProJo] I don’t really understand why a medical complex would want to locate itself on this site. The future zoning is still very much up in the air, it is a brownfield, and current transit isn’t terrific. Personally, I’d want to see the medical complex described either build on one of the many surface lots in the hospital area, or somewhere in the Jewelry District.
Pecha Kucha, Tonight [Providence Daily Dose]
RIPTA sets hearings on proposed fare hike [ProJo] In July, across the state.
Daniel Baudouin: In defense of the Blue Cross headquarters tower [ProJo]
Broad Street Pawtucket Pepsi Refresh Challenge [Pepsi Refresh Project]
We envision a revitalized Broad Street that is vibrant, walkable, and attractive. We propose the following programs to help revitalize Broad Street:
- Providing $75,000 in grants to small businesses
- Creating a 3 mile bike path
- Develop 3 community gardens
- Legalize and encourage sidewalk cafes on Broad St