McKee: ‘Heavy’ negotiations ongoing for Superman building, proposal ‘has legs’

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island officials said they are currently engaged in serious negotiations with the owner of the Industrial Trust Co. Building – Rhode Island’s tallest building, commonly known as the “Superman” building – on a proposal to redevelop the iconic downtown property into residential units. Gov. Daniel J. McKee said the R.I. Department of…

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  1. As a current PVD, RI and U.S. taxpayer who worked in the Superman building for 12 years, I wouldn’t give Sweetser penny. He’s sat on his hands for far too long letting this iconic building deteriorate.
    Pryor doesn’t know what he is doing. Pryor is just a carpetbagger leftover from Gina’s time in office.