Kevin Jackson is accused of embezzling money from a youth sports team and violating a campaign finance law.
Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said the city had a candidate recently, but an agreement fell through.
Records show Aponte borrowed thousands of dollars to reimburse his campaign fund.
Any expansion must also be approved by the Council on Elementary and Secondary Education.
Aponte’s attorney said “discrepancies” were found in the council president’s campaign fund.
The organization would need state approval to expand beyond its cap of 920 students.
The chairman of the City Council Finance Committee is calling for pension changes for new hires.
Providence reported 1,018 violent crimes and 6,085 property crimes in 2015.
Councilman Sam Zurier wants members of the Providence Apartment Association to register as lobbyists.
Putting cameras on every Providence cop is expected to cost $1 million over three years.
A reader of deeds in the assessor’s office was suspended without pay on Sept. 15.
If the city is required to pay all of the parking tickets, it could owe as much as $15,115.
A new program created by Gov. Raimondo allowed 3,800 students to take college-level courses.
The organization found that “hundreds of thousands of dollars” were missing.
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The mayor held a press conference to stress compassion while trying to help the poor.
The firm will continue to earn $230 per hour while it assists the city in arbitration.
The former mayor has been a leading advocate for cleaning up downtown this summer.
The complaint stems from Aponte’s vote to rezone a property owned by his former landlord.
A deal would largely settle a battle that has dominated Mayor Elorza’s first two years in office.
One of the top recommendations is to stop appointing elected officials to the powerful panel.
The governor said safety is her primary concern in downtown.
Aponte says he was unaware a zoning change was requested by his former landlord.
Gov. Gina Raimondo wants every public school to offer computer-science classes by next year.
Heightened awareness around injuries and the rising popularity of soccer are considered the top reasons.