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Gotham Greens plans greenhouse building, bike path in Providence

PROVIDENCE – A New York-based food business that plans to build a commercial greenhouse in Providence will also include a bicycle path between the...
COMMERCIAL DEVELOPER CHURCHILL & BANKS has proposed a 24-acre industrial park at 340 Woodward Road in the north end of Providence, on the North Providence line, that would include three industrial buildings and one office building over the four lots. / COURTESY CITY OF PROVIDENCE

Churchill & Banks proposes 24-acre industrial park in Providence

PROVIDENCE – Churchill & Banks Cos., a well-known commercial-development company, has proposed a 24-acre industrial park in the north end of Providence, on the...
WORTHY OF AUDACITY: The Providence City Plan Commission has rejected proposed changes to city zoning that would allow the Fane Organization to build a 46-story residential high-rise, the Hope Point Tower, on a prominent site overlooking the Providence River downtown.  / COURTESY FANE ORGANIZATION

Providence should not let past strangle its future potential

By rejecting the Fain Organization’s proposed changes to zoning in the Interstate 195 Redevelopment District, the Providence City Plan Commission seems to be more...
WHETHER PROVIDENCE SHOULD have residential buildings as high as 600 feet was debated during the public comment section of the City Plan Commission meeting earlier this week, as city officials considered whether to rezone the site for Hope Point Tower. / COURTESY FANE ORGANIZATION

Providence residents divided on Fane’s Hope Point Tower

PROVIDENCE – Whether the city should have residential buildings as high as 600 feet was an undercurrent in the public comment section of the...
THE PROVIDENCE ZONING BOARD of Review will take up an appeal on May 9 of the City Plan Commission approval this year for a new mixed-use building at 1292 Westminster St. in the Armory Historical District. / COURTESY ZDS ARCHITECTS

Providence Zoning Board to hear appeal on approval of new mixed-use...

PROVIDENCE – The city’s Zoning Board of Review will take up an appeal on May 9 of the City Plan Commission approval this year...
THIS HOUSE ON Waterman Street in Providence is one of five historic buildings Brown University is looking to demolish or move to make room for a new performing arts center. The Providence City Plan Commission is expected to vote on the university's proposal Jan. 16. / COURTESY PROVIDENCE PRESERVATION SOCIETY

City Plan Commission to hear Brown proposal to demolish, move buildings

PROVIDENCE – A proposal by Brown University to demolish or relocate five historic buildings to make room for a new performing arts center between Angell and...
THIS AERIAL PHOTOGRAPH shows ProvPort, with Save The Bay located south of the property, and Johnson & Wales University Harbor Campus located to the southwest. A new $22 million cement-terminal facility was recently built on the site to accept cement shipments. / COURTESY PROVPORT

City approves height variance for cement-containment dome at ProvPort

PROVIDENCE – A Canadian cement manufacturer has started importing its product through the Port of Providence and is seeking approval from state agencies to...
A RENDERING OF a proposed five-story apartment building at 1292 Westminster St. in Providence. During a meeting of the Providence Historic District Commission this week, residents voiced their opposition to the project. / COURTESY ZDS

Residents opposed to apartment project at 1292 Westminster St.

PROVIDENCE – Tempers flared at a meeting of the Providence Historic District Commission this week over the proposed construction of a five-story apartment building...
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