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Friday, April, 13, 2018

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: PURCHASE AND REDEVELOPMENT OF 39 JULIAN STREET (PLAT 62 LOT 371)

The Providence Redevelopment Agency invites proposals from the general public for the purchase and redevelopment of the property located at 39 Julian Street (Plat 62 Lot 371), 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, […]

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Tuesday, March, 27, 2018

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: FORMER AMERICAN TOURISTER INC. SITE

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: FOR MATERIAL HANDLING, CRUSHING AND STOCKPILING SERVICES RELATED TO THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY GRANT FOR THE FORMER AMERICAN TOURISTER INC. SITE LOCATED AT 70 HOUGHTON STREET The Providence Redevelopment Agency (“Agency”), in an effort to develop the former American Tourister site located at 70 Houghton Street in the […]

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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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Thursday, August, 31, 2017

American Tourister Request for Proposals

The Providence Redevelopment Agency in an effort to develop the former American Tourister site located at 70 Houghton Street in the Wanskuck Redevelopment Project in the City of Providence invites proposals from qualified environmental engineering firms for design, permitting, and pre-construction services related to the implementation of an U.S. Economic Development Administration grant. Proposals shall be […]

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Friday, September, 30, 2016

Providence Online Mapping Dashboard

Discover a variety of online mapping tools that allow you to: Find out where your parcel is and what zoning districts apply to it Create radius maps and abutters lists for your project Check the status of recent development projects Look up parks and recreation centers Find out what Ward and District you are in […]

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