The capital city receives more than $600,000 in DOJ grants each year.
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Robin Muksian held the COO position for less than seven months,
The City Council rarely blocks mayoral appointees from getting jobs in Providence.
A council advising Mayor Elorza has released a plan for targeting gun crimes.
Police say a group of men were shooting the video early Wednesday morning.
Violent crime may be down, but police are finding more guns than ever.
Mayor Jorge Elorza is supporting the increase from $165,000 to $265,000 a year.
More than 100 jurisdictions across the country are named in a new report from ICE.
City taxpayers must put $1.4 million into a fund to cover 5 loans that didn’t meet federal guidelines.
The city says legislation related to the water supply will be filed soon.
In some parts of the capital city, the recycling rate is less than 1%.
Providence could lose $5 million if President Trump cuts the CDBG program.
Providence will give out 90 scholarships each year.
Gov. Gina Raimondo urged lawmakers to approve the proposal.
Providence police are planning an afternoon news conference to reveal the details of a two-month long investigation.
Ward 3 voters will vote up or down on Councilman Jackson’s future on May 2.
Democrat Mark Santow has served on the Providence School Board since 2015.
It is unclear if enough councilors will attend a special meeting Monday to have a quorum.
At its peak, the influential Spanish language paper printed 25,000 copies a week.
The U.S. Senate voted to scrap a rule designed to hold schools accountable for student performance.
An election must be scheduled by Monday to be in compliance with state law and the city charter.
But the suspect didn’t make it far.
The group said more than 50 donors contributed $5,200.
City officials say they’re hopeful a “grand bargain” can be reached.
75 court cases will be rescheduled because of the demonstration.