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Tuesday, November, 22, 2022

Mayor Elorza, Councilman Correia Announce Completion of Renovations at Joslin Recreation Center

November 22, 2022 PROVIDENCE, RI – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, City Councilman Michael Correia (Ward 6), and the Providence Recreation and Public Property Departments today announced the completion of interior renovations at Joslin Recreation Center, located at 17 Hyat Street in Providence. “Over the past 8 years, we have been investing in neighborhood institutions that […]

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Tuesday, August, 30, 2022

Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, Providence Elected Officials, Education Partners Cut the Ribbon on First Phase of Classical High School Renovations

City of Providence unveils swing space and moves forward with next phase of renovations Tuesday, August 30, 2022 PROVIDENCE, RI – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza today joined Providence City Councilwoman Mary Kay Harris (Ward 11), Rhode Island Commissioner of Education Angélica Infante-Green, State Senator Tiara Mack (Dist. 6, Providence), State Representative Anastasia Williams (Dist. 9, […]

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Wednesday, August, 10, 2022

Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, Rhode Island Treasurer Seth Magaziner, Providence Elected Officials, Education Partners Break Ground on William D’Abate Elementary School Renovation

City of Providence invests $21 million to renovate D’Abate Elementary School Wednesday, August 10, 2022 PROVIDENCE, RI – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza today joined Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner, Providence City Councilman Oscar Vargas (Ward 15), Senator Frank A. Ciccone, III (Dist. 7, Providence, North Providence), Rhode Island Commissioner of Education Angélica Infante-Green, Providence […]

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Wednesday, July, 20, 2022

Mayor Elorza, Council President Igliozzi, Commissioner Infante-Green and Superintendent Montañez Break Ground on Frank D. Spaziano Elementary School Annex

City of Providence invests $44 million to rebuild Spaziano Elementary School Annex from the ground up Wednesday, July 20, 2022 PROVIDENCE, RI – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza today joined Providence City Council President John Igliozzi (Ward 7), Rhode Island Commissioner of Education Angélica Infante-Green, Providence Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Javier Montañez, Providence Public Property Director […]

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Wednesday, June, 22, 2022

Mayor Elorza, Elected Officials, Community Members and Artists Celebrate Reopening of Davey Lopes Pool

Providence Recreation Department announces summer 2022 water park and pool schedule   Wednesday, June 22, 2022 PROVIDENCE, RI – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, Providence City Councilwoman Mary Kay Harris (Ward 11), State Representative Grace Diaz, State Senator Tiara Mack, State Representative Anastasia Williams, community members and artists joined together today for a ribbon cutting ceremony […]

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Wednesday, May, 25, 2022

City of Providence Breaks Ground on Elmwood Community Center Renovations

Providence invests $3.25 million to make significant upgrades to local community center Wednesday, May 25, 2022 PROVIDENCE, RI – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, Providence City Councilwoman Carmen Castillo (Ward 9), State Senator Ana Quezada (Dist. 2), State Representative Grace Diaz (Dist. 11), members of the City’s Public Property team and community members broke ground today on […]

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Thursday, May, 12, 2022

Mayor Elorza Launches New Infrastructure Project Dashboard

Dashboard provides project updates, budget information regarding Providence infrastructure investments Thursday, May 12, 2022 PROVIDENCE, RI – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, Council President John Igliozzi (Ward 7) and the City of Providence’s Department of Public Property today launched a new Providence Infrastructure Project Dashboard, making it more transparent and accessible for Providence residents to track […]

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Wednesday, April, 13, 2022

Mayor Elorza, Councilman Narducci, Commissioner Infante-Green and Superintendent Montañez Break Ground on Narducci Learning Center Renovations

City of Providence invests $30 million to transform Narducci Learning Center into a new school that will eventually serve as swing space for 2023   Wednesday, April 13, 2022 PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Mayor Jorge O. Elorza today joined Providence City Council President John Igliozzi, Councilman Nicholas J. Narducci (Ward 4), Rhode Island Commissioner of Education […]

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Friday, February, 25, 2022

City of Providence Launches “Community Academy” Civic Education Program

City accepting applications for pilot program that will familiarize residents with City services Friday, February 25, 2022 PROVIDENCE, RI – Mayor Jorge Elorza and members of the African American Ambassadors Education Reform Subgroup today announced applications are now being accepted to participate in Providence Community Academy, a new civic education pilot program that will familiarize […]

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