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Thursday, June, 23, 2022

Baby, You’re a Firework: Providence Welcomes Back Independence Day Celebration

Thursday, July 23, 2022 PROVIDENCE, RI – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, the City of Providence Department of Art, Culture + Tourism and the Providence Tourism Council today announced that the City’s annual Independence Day Celebration will return for the first time since 2019, held this year at India Point Park on Sunday, July 3 at […]

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Wednesday, June, 22, 2022

Providence Police Department seeking public input regarding automated license plate reader policy

Providence, RI – The Providence Police Department is in the process of implementing an internal policy regarding the utilization of Automated License Plate Reader (ALPR) technology to capture and store digital license plate data and images while recognizing the established privacy rights of the public. The Providence Police Department is asking the public to share […]

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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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Friday, June, 17, 2022

City of Providence Prepares for National 3G Phase Out by Integrating Credit Card Parking Payments into PVD311 App

Friday, June 17, 2022 PROVIDENCE, RI – The City of Providence today announced a new convenient method to pay for parking in preparation for the national discontinuation of 3G service. Digital parking payment functionality has now been integrated into the City’s PVD311 app, which is already widely used by Providence residents and visitors. Providence’s single-space […]

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