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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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Friday, November, 02, 2018

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: FOR PURCHASE AND REDEVELOPMENT OF THE “KLITZNER” BUILDING SITE IN PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: FOR PURCHASE AND REDEVELOPMENT OF THE “KLITZNER” BUILDING SITE IN PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND The Providence Redevelopment Agency (“Agency”) in an effort to redevelop those certain lots more fully described in Exhibit A attached hereto (the “Property”), seeks proposals for the rehabilitation of said Property. All proposals shall include the required information enumerated in […]

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Wednesday, June, 20, 2018

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: FOR PURCHASE AND REDEVELOPMENT OF 31 MANTON AVENUE, 39 MANTON AVENUE, 148 DELAINE STREET AND 160 DELAINE STREET; PLAT: 62, LOTS: 443, 573, 432 AND 430 IN PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND

The Providence Redevelopment Agency (“Agency”) in an effort to redevelop those certain lots more fully described in Exhibit A attached hereto (the “Property”), seeks proposals for the rehabilitation of said Property. All proposals shall include the required information enumerated in this information package, however, no proposals will be accepted unless they are developed in accordance […]

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Thursday, June, 07, 2018

RIDOT Public Update – 6-10 Interchange

RIDOT has awarded the Route 6-10 Interchange Reconstruction Project and construction will begin soon.  Come learn about key elements of the project and how to stay informed of the latest construction news. TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2018 @ 6:00 PM ASA MESSER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 1655 WESTMINSTER ST., PROVIDENCE   Fact Sheet English    Fact Sheet Spanish

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Friday, February, 16, 2018

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF THE SPECIAL REDEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR VACANT HOUSES AS ADOPTED BY CITY OF PROVIDENCE ORDINANCE 2017-50 NO. 477

The Providence Redevelopment Agency (“Agency”) in an effort to redevelop those certain lots contained in that list attached to the Special Redevelopment Plan for Vacant Houses as adopted by City of Providence’s Ordinance 2017-50 No. 477 and as more fully described in the RFP attached hereto (the “Property”), seeks proposals for the rehabilitation of said Property. […]

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Wednesday, January, 10, 2018

The City of Providence is now accepting applications for Program Year 2018 (7/1/2018-6/30/2019) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME), and Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS (HOPWA) funds.

The City of Providence is now accepting applications for Program Year 2018 (7/1/2018-6/30/2019) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME), and Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS (HOPWA) funds.  Approximately $3.43 million in CDBG, $700,000 in HOME, and $900,000 in HOPWA funding is estimated to be available for this round, pending receipt of […]

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Tuesday, October, 10, 2017

Rochambeau Fire Station Open House

Over 50 people turned out for a September 27 open house at the Rochambeau Fire Station. Participants toured the decommissioned facility and posted their ideas for potential reuse of the station. The results of their input have been aggregated and are posted below. Further information about next steps will be forthcoming in the weeks and months to […]

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Wednesday, September, 13, 2017

Planning Department Blog and Newsletter

The Planning Department has started a blog in addition to a newsletter. The physical newsletter will be released quarterly, summarizing the blog posts completed over the previous months, while the blog will feature weekly or bi-weekly articles that we will link to the Department’s Facebook and Twitter accounts. Stay tuned for additional posts on topics […]

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