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Wednesday, September, 16, 2020

Roger Williams Park Gateway Center Meeting Recording Available

September 16, 2020 Earlier this week, Mayor Jorge Elorza, the Providence Department of Planning and Development, Parks Department and inFORM Studio hosted a community meeting to provide an update on the Roger Williams Park Gateway Center. During the meeting, over 50 members of the community had the chance to meet the design team and sneak peek project […]

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Tuesday, August, 25, 2020

The Providence Redevelopment Agency (PRA) Requests Proposals AMENDMENT #3

Charlotte Hope Plaza Project, AMENDMENT #3 The Providence Redevelopment Agency issued a request for proposals from the general public for Construction Site Work at the Charlotte Hope Plaza Project located at 50 Sims Avenue, Providence, RI currently owned by the PRA. The Bid Package may be obtained from the Providence Redevelopment Agency website at https://www.providenceri.gov/category/Planning-and-Development/ This project is funded […]

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Tuesday, August, 25, 2020

The Providence Redevelopment Agency (PRA) Request Proposals AMENDMENT #2

Charlotte Hope Plaza Project, AMENDMENT #2 The Providence Redevelopment Agency issued a request for proposals from the general public for Construction Site Work at the Charlotte Hope Plaza Project located at 50 Sims Avenue, Providence, RI currently owned by the PRA.  The Bid Package may be obtained from the Providence Redevelopment Agency website at https://www.providenceri.gov/category/Planning-and-Development/ This project is […]

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Friday, August, 21, 2020

The Providence Redevelopment Agency (PRA) Requests Proposals AMENDMENT #1

The Providence Redevelopment Agency (PRA) Requests Proposals AMENDMENT #1 The Providence Redevelopment Agency issued a request for proposals from the general public for Construction Site Work at the Charlotte Hope Plaza Project located at 50 Sims Avenue, Providence, RI currently owned by the PRA.  The Bid Package may be obtained from the Providence Redevelopment Agency website at https://www.providenceri.gov/category/Planning-and-Development/ This project […]

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Wednesday, August, 05, 2020

The Providence Redevelopment Agency RFP for Charlotte Hope Plaza Project

The Providence Redevelopment Agency invites proposals from the general public for Construction Site Work at the Charlotte Hope Plaza Project located at 50 Sims Avenue, Providence, RI currently owned by the PRA.  The Bid Package may be found at this link . This project is funded by the Environmental Protection Agency Clean Water State Revolving Fund, the Rhode Island […]

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Friday, May, 08, 2020

COVID-19 Housing Resource Guide

The public health crisis has had an unprecedented impact on the daily lives and livelihoods of our community. To keep residents informed about housing resources related to COVID-19, various city departments collaborated to create a digital guide. We will continually update, so please check back in the days and weeks ahead. View the guide here: https://www.providenceri.gov/pema/covid-19-housing-resource-guide 

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Friday, April, 17, 2020

City Now Accepting Applications for CDBG Grant Funding

Through the passage of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently awarded the City of Providence federal funding to aid COVID-19 response and recovery throughout the city. In light of this additional funding, the City is accepting applications from community-based organizations in need of […]

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Tuesday, February, 04, 2020

CDBG/HOME/HOPWA Application Workshop to be Held on February 10

The City of Providence will be issuing a Request for Proposals for 2020-2021 Program Year Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME), and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) funds. Applications will be available starting February 3, 2020 from: https://grants.providenceri.com/index.do. An Application Workshop will be held February 10, 2020 from 10-12pm at 444 Westminster Street (1st Floor) for potential applicants wishing to learn more about applying for […]

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Tuesday, January, 28, 2020

Community Development Information Session to be Held on January 30

Interested in learning more about the City’s 5-Year Consolidated Plan process or its federal community development grant programs?  The Department of Planning & Development, Housing & Community Development Division will host a Community Development Information Session on January 30, 2020 from 6:00-7:30 pm at 444 Westminster Street (1st Floor).   Stakeholders and community members wishing to learn about the City’s Consolidated Plan […]

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Monday, January, 27, 2020

City of Providence Unveils Final Great Streets Plan

Plan outlines an actionable roadmap to better connect our neighbors and neighborhoods January 27, 2020 PROVIDENCE, R.I. — In the heart of the Woonasquatucket Corridor, Mayor Jorge O. Elorza joined Councilwoman Rachel Miller, Director of Planning and Development Bonnie Nickerson, and community partners and advocates to announce the release of the City of Providence’s Great […]

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