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Friday, September, 13, 2019

CITY OF PROVIDENCE NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD 2018 CONSOLIDATED ANNUAL PERFORMANCE AND EVALUATION REPORT

CITY OF PROVIDENCE NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD 2018 CONSOLIDATED ANNUAL PERFORMANCE AND EVALUATION REPORT A draft of the 2018 City of Providence Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER), which reports on the performance of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships, Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS (HOPWA), and Emergency Solutions Grant […]

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Wednesday, June, 12, 2019

City of Providence Unveils Great Streets Draft Master Plan

June 12, 2019 The Providence Great Streets Initiative reflects community-based ideas for traffic calming, safety improvements for people walking and riding bicycles. PROVIDENCE R.I. – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza and the Providence Department of Planning and Development unveiled today a draft master plan for the Providence Great Streets Initiative, which will guide the City’s efforts […]

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Thursday, June, 06, 2019

The Providence Redevelopment Agency (PRA) Requests Comment

The Providence Redevelopment Agency (PRA) Requests Comment  The Providence Redevelopment Agency invites the general public to comment on the current rules and regulations for the Providence Housing Trust currently administered by the PRA.  The rules and regulations may be obtained from the Providence Redevelopment Agency website at www.pra.providenceri.gov. There will be an open meeting on Thursday July […]

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Wednesday, May, 29, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE On June 5, 2019, the City of Providence Department of Planning & Development, Division of Housing & Community Investment will hold a Public Hearing to discuss the City’s 2019-2020 Annual Action Plan.

PUBLIC NOTICE On June 5, 2019, the City of Providence Department of Planning & Development, Division of Housing & Community Investment will hold a Public Hearing to discuss the City’s 2019-2020 Annual Action Plan. Programs covered include: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS (HOPWA) Emergency Solutions Grant […]

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Friday, April, 05, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE OF ANNUAL ACTION PLAN MINOR & SUBSTANTIAL AMENDMENT

PUBLIC NOTICE OF ANNUAL ACTION PLAN MINOR & SUBSTANTIAL AMENDMENT Notice is hereby given that the City of Providence, Department of Planning & Development, Division of Community Development proposes to amend its 2018-19 Annual Action Plan.  The City is required to amend its Action Plan in order to reprogram funds from projects/activities that did not […]

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Monday, March, 25, 2019

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: FOR PURCHASE AND REDEVELOPMENT OF THE PROPERTY LOCATED AT 327 ELMWOOD AVENUE IN PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND

The Providence Redevelopment Agency invites proposals from the general public for the purchase and redevelopment of the property located at 327 Elmwood Avenue(Plat 49 Lot 603), in the City of Providence. The Request for Proposals will be available at the office of the Department of Planning and Development, 444 Westminster Street, Suite 3A, Providence, Rhode Island […]

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Wednesday, February, 13, 2019

SECOND AMENDED REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: CONSTRUCTION SITE WORK AT THE FORMER AMERICAN TOURISTER PROPERTY LOCATED AT 70 HOUGHTON STREET

SECOND AMENDED REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS:  CONSTRUCTION SITE WORK AT THE FORMER AMERICAN TOURISTER PROPERTY LOCATED AT 70 HOUGHTON STREET The Providence Redevelopment Agency has amended its request for proposals from the general public for Construction Site Work at the former American Tourister property located at 70 Houghton Street, Providence, RI currently owned by the PRA.  The Bid Package, as […]

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Monday, January, 07, 2019

AMENDED REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: CONSTRUCTION SITE WORK AT THE FORMER AMERICAN TOURISTER PROPERTY LOCATED AT 70 HOUGHTON STREET

AMENDED REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS:  CONSTRUCTION SITE WORK AT THE FORMER AMERICAN TOURISTER PROPERTY LOCATED AT 70 HOUGHTON STREET The Providence Redevelopment Agency invites proposals from the general public for Construction Site Work at the former American Tourister property located at 70 Houghton Street, Providence, RI currently owned by the PRA.  The Bid Package may be obtained from the […]

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Monday, January, 07, 2019

The City of Providence is now accepting applications for Program Year 2019 (7/1/2019-6/30/2020) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) funds.

The City of Providence is now accepting applications for Program Year 2019 (7/1/2019-6/30/2020) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) funds. Approximately $3.7 million in CDBG funds is estimated to be available for this round, pending receipt of the U.S. Department of Housing and […]

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Thursday, November, 08, 2018

Mayor Celebrates New Development in Providence

Investment in Providence At an event overlooking new construction on Fountain Street, Mayor Jorge Elorza and Director of Planning and Development Bonnie Nickerson, AICP, took a moment to celebrate the significant amount of new development across Providence. Totaling over $600 million in new construction, the City has seen investment throughout many neighborhoods. These developments include new […]

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