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The nation’s only multistate cap-and-trade accord, RGGI has been a financial...

Drs. Ralph and Amy Pratt consider themselves environmentally conscious business owners.As veterinarians, and owners of the West Greenwich Animal Hospital, the husband and wife...

Providence is largest municipal police department in N.E. to be CALEA...

PROVIDENCE – The city police department has earned national law enforcement reaccreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies.The department, the largest...

Providence awarded $974K FEMA grant to buy new ambulance, fire truck

PROVIDENCE – An estimated $974,000 in federal funding is being made available to the Providence Fire Department to purchase two new vehicles, the state’s...

Elorza appointed to U.S. Conference of Mayors advisory board

PROVIDENCE – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza has been appointed to the advisory board for the U.S. Conference of Mayors, WPRI-TV CBS 12 reported June...
LIFESPAN PRESIDENT AND CEO Dr. Timothy J. Babineau said an improved financial position in 2016 allowed Lifespan to make a voluntary PILOT payment to Providence in fiscal 2017.

Lifespan pays Providence $400K in voluntary PILOT program

PROVIDENCE - Lifespan paid Providence $400,000 voluntarily as part of a Payment In Lieu Of Taxes program just in time to make a donation...
PROVIDENCE MAYOR JORGE O. ELORZA was honored with a 2017 CommunityWINS grant on behalf of Farm Fresh Rhode Island at the U.S. Conference of Mayors summer meeting in Miami.

Elorza, Farm Fresh R.I. honored with grant from U.S. Conference of...

PROVIDENCE - Mayor Jorge O. Elorza and Farm Fresh Rhode Island were honored with a 2017 Community Working/Investing in Neighborhood Stabilization grant at the...
MAYOR JORGE O. ELORZA first took office in 2014. / PBN FILE PHOTO/STEPHANIE ALVAREZ EWENS

Elorza signs FY18 budget

PROVIDENCE – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza signed the fiscal year 2018 budget Tuesday, highlighting the city’s focus and investment in education and training, public...

City budget still doesn’t face reality

The highlights for the fiscal 2018 budget for Providence, at least according to City Council, include no tax increase and the inclusion of a...
PROVIDENCE MAYOR Jorge O. Elorza announced the launch of the city's new website, shown above, on June 8. The new design features a mobile-responsive design and improved accessibility for residents, business owners and visitors.

Providence launches new website

PROVIDENCE – The city of Providence has launched a new interactive and mobile-friendly website at www.Providenceri.gov to improve access to municipal services for residents,...
THE REDEVELOPMENT OF 60 KING St., The former home of the Imperial Knife Company, broke ground today. / COURTESY TRINITY FINANCIAL LLC

R.I. Housing breaks ground on historic Providence mill redevelopment

PROVIDENCE - One more of Providence’s historic mills will be getting a face-lift this year, thanks to an ongoing revitalization effort called the “Build...
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