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Friday, June, 04, 2021

Providence Water Parks to Open June 5 and 6 with High Temperatures Expected

Officials urge residents to exercise caution ahead of extreme heat conditions; provide safety tips and locations and schedules of cooling centers and water parks Friday, June 4, 2021 Providence, RI– Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza today announced that select Providence water parks will be opening tomorrow, Saturday, June 5 and Sunday, June 6 from 12:00pm […]

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Friday, June, 04, 2021

The Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) assessment team invites public comment for upcoming accreditation evaluation

The Providence Police Department prepares for evaluation to ensure compliance with CALEA accreditation standards Providence, RI – A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA), will complete an examination of all aspects of the Providence Police Department’s policies and procedures, management, operations, and support services on June 14, […]

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Wednesday, June, 02, 2021

City of Providence Announces Winning Design for Preservation of Crook Point Bridge

Providence-based firm’s design reimagines the iconic structure and surrounding area as an illuminated landmark with revitalized and inviting public spaces Wednesday, June 2, 2021 PROVIDENCE, RI – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza today joined staff from the City of Providence Department of Planning and Development and Providence-based engineering firm Horsley Witten Group & Jonathan Harris to […]

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Wednesday, May, 26, 2021

Mayor Elorza Announces Return of EAT, PLAY, LEARN PVD

City of Providence Kicks Off 2021 Summer Meals and Recreation Programming Wednesday, May 26, 2021 PROVIDENCE, RI – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza today joined Superintendent of Parks Wendy Nilsson, Director of Recreation Michael Stephens, Director of the Healthy Communities Office Laurie Moise Sears, and partners to announce the return of in-person summer programming included in the […]

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