Mayor Jorge Elorza today announced that Moody’s Investors Service has upgraded the City of Providence’s outlook to stable from negative. Moody’s also affirmed the City’s Baa1 general obligation rating and Baa2 lease ratings. According to the agency, the upgrade reflects Providence’s improved financial position, manageable fixed costs and growing economy.
Mayor Jorge O. Elorza today announced he has been appointed to the Board of Trustees of the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM), the top tier of leadership positions within the organization, which held its 86th annual meeting in Boston from June 8 through June 11.
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Mayor Jorge O. Elorza today joined City Council President David A. Salvatore, FabNewport Executive Director Steve Heath, Providence Public Library Executive Director Jack Martin, Providence Community Libraries Youth Services Specialist Jennifer Romans, community members and representatives from Rhode Island Museum of Science and Art and Young Voices to announce the launch of the innovative PVD Young Makers program, which will introduce makerspaces to ten public libraries citywide to expand youth access to advanced digital technologies and creative design tools.
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