Chief Clements also said he wasn’t part of the final negotiations on the ordinance.
Mayor Elorza has already said he intends to sign the Community Safety Act into law.
About 15% of the company’s workforce will move out of downtown Providence.
The City Council is poised to vote on the Community Safety Act Thursday.
The city can seize the vehicles and fine operators $500.
The ordinance is supported by a group of downtown businessmen led by former Mayor Joseph Paolino
Some changes were made to the Community Safety Act. Now it heads to the full council.
The school department also won’t allow Jo-Anne Micheletti to attend a conference in Las Vegas.
Jo-Anne Micheletti remains a $75,000 administrator in the school department.
The PARCC exam was widely despised by teachers, in part because the amount of classroom time it took to administer the exam.
Aponte said he’s not convinced the city has done its due diligence on the water supply.
Councilman Michael Correia believes WaterFire is taking “advantage of the taxpayers of the city.”
Aponte says the public can still have confidence in the council.
The new legislation is Providence’s first step toward gaining revenue from its water supply.
The State Police have been investigating Aponte’s use of campaign funds.
Councilman Jackson can still appeal to the state Supreme Court.
But supporters say they’re hopeful a vote will be scheduled soon.
Jackson’s key polling place has been changed to a new venue.
A new breakdown of stats about families, childhood health and education.
The city treasurer wants to know why the compensation package didn’t need council approval.
“The goal that we have is to be the top performing urban district in the country,” Elorza said.
The mayor said he is still seeking clarity on President Trumps’ immigration polices.
The mayor says he is seeking more clarity on sanctuary cities.
Councilors think the $400,000 should go to a program that addresses home repairs instead.
The capital city receives more than $600,000 in DOJ grants each year.