State eyes skyline-altering development around transportation center

PRIME SPOT: Peter Alviti Jr., head of the R.I. Department of Transportation, observes the downtown location of the future Providence Intermodal Transportation Center, a hub that should help reduce the transit presence at Kennedy Plaza. / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO
PRIME SPOT: Peter Alviti Jr., head of the R.I. Department of Transportation, observes the downtown location of the future Providence Intermodal Transportation Center, a hub that should help reduce the transit presence at Kennedy Plaza. / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO
The transit buses converge on Kennedy Plaza in Providence every few minutes throughout the week, circling the historic site and pausing at their designated stops. More than a quarter-mile away, separated by buildings and several lanes of auto traffic, MBTA commuter and Amtrak trains pass through Providence Station. A seamless transition between public transportation modes…

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