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Wednesday, February, 20, 2019

Mayor Elorza Announces Menstrual Hygiene Product Pilot Program

Free menstrual hygiene products are now available in designated bathrooms of four Providence Public schools Wednesday, February 20, 2019 PROVIDENCE, R.I.- Mayor Jorge O. Elorza along with the Superintendent of Providence Public Schools Christopher N. Maher, Councilwoman Nirva LaFortune and the City’s Director of Healthy Communities Ellen Cynar announced the pilot launch of the City’s […]

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Wednesday, February, 13, 2019

City of Providence Announces Introduction of Water Authority State Legislation

Residents invited to participate in upcoming community conversations focusing on impacts of legislation statewide  Wednesday, February 13, 2019 PROVIDENCE, RI – City representatives and elected officials announced the introduction of State enabling legislation that will allow the City of Providence to partner with municipal water supply systems or regional water quality management district commissions in […]

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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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Thursday, January, 31, 2019

Mayor Elorza Kicks Off Providence “Souper Bowl of Caring” Canned Food Drive

City-wide collection of canned food will be happening through February 17 as part of national movement to turn the largest weekend of football into the largest weekend of caring and giving Thursday, January 31, 2019 PROVIDENCE, R.I.- Mayor Jorge O. Elorza today joined representatives from the Rhode Island Community Food Bank, local faith leaders and […]

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Monday, January, 28, 2019

Mayor Elorza to Induct Three Community Leaders into MLK Hall of Fame

Monday, January 28, 2019 Mayor Elorza to Induct Three Community Leaders into MLK Hall of Fame Providence Police Detective Anthony Roberson, late community activist Laura Rodriguez, and life coach and motivational speaker Shawndell Burney-Speaks will be recognized for carrying on legacy of MLK PROVIDENCE, R.I.- Mayor Jorge O. Elorza will join City Council representatives, community […]

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