Mayor Jorge Elorza today joined City Council President Pro Tempore Michael Correia, Director of Art, Culture + Tourism Stephanie Fortunato, PLANT CITY owner Kim Anderson, Providence Flea Market Manager, and owner Maria Tocco, local business owners and community members to launch the City’s fifth annual #ThinkPVD campaign.
On November 30, 2019, an ordinance regulating the short-term rental of housing or dwelling units located in residentially zoned areas will go into effect. As defined by the ordinance, a short-term residential rental is a unit/room in a single-family home, apartment or condominium that is available for a fee for less than 28 consecutive days.
Jorge O. Elorza today announced transitions in the City of Providence’s finance leadership team. Lawrence J. Mancini, current Director of Finance, is to be appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and the current Deputy Director of Finance Sara Silveria will be appointed to Finance Director-designee. Once approved by the Providence City Council, Silveria will be the first woman in City history for the senior role.
Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, the Department of Art, Culture + Tourism (ACT) and the City Council announced a proposed ordinance to form a Special Committee to Review Commemorative Works.
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