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THE PARCEL 9 DEVELOPMENT in Providence by Philadelphia-based developer Pennrose LLC is among the projects that received a portion of $102 million in state funding for housing construction, preservation and operating costs. / RENDERING COURTESY THE ARCHITECTURAL TEAM INC.

Developers across state receive $102M for various housing, community construction projects

PROVIDENCE – State elected and housing officials on May 16 approved more than $102 million in funding awards for various housing construction, preservation and...

Building affordable housing units proving expensive

In May 2023, Gov. Daniel J. McKee and other state officials issued a press release touting a $101 million investment of State Fiscal Recovery...

R.I. Housing Department appoints Booker as executive director of homelessness, community...

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Department of Housing has appointed Tara Booker as the executive director of homelessness and community supports. Booker will earn a salary of...

State plans temporary 45-unit homeless community in Providence

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Department of Housing on Thursday announced it is pursuing vacant state-owned land on Victor Street to serve as a temporary...

Despite efforts, homeless shelters aren’t enough, observers say

As winter weather sets in, Rhode Island is ramping up its efforts to provide emergency shelter space. But while these short-term facilities serve an...

Minimum wage hike among new laws Jan. 1

PROVIDENCE – A minimum wage hike and a ban on single-use plastic bags are among a host of new laws previously passed by the...

State awards $5.9M in housing, community development grants

PROVIDENCE – Fourteen local cities and towns received 31 housing and community development grants totaling $5.9 million from the state, Gov. Daniel J. McKee...

Shekarchi plans more housing legislation in 2024

PROVIDENCE – House Speaker K. Joseph Shekarchi will again make housing production one of his top priorities when the 2024 legislative session begins on...

R.I. Department of Housing hires Flannery as deputy secretary

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Department of Housing on Tuesday announced the hiring of Deborah Flannery as the agency's first deputy secretary of housing, to...

$90M in state funding available for affordable housing programs

PROVIDENCE – State officials say they are making more than $90 million available for projects that support the development, preservation and operation of affordable...
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