City fire stations help combat drug addiction

Between 2009 and 2016, more than 1,700 Rhode Islanders died from drug overdoses. This sobering statistic is from the Prevent Overdose Rhode Island action plan managed by Gov. Gina M. Raimondo’s Overdose Prevention and Intervention Task Force. It is one of many reasons why Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, the Providence Fire Department, R.I. Department…

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