An explanation of why the mayor’s office and the City Council went from trading barbs to sharing pizza in just a few days.
A grand jury has been convened in the investigation of Councilman Kevin Jackson.
The proposed budget is slightly larger than Mayor Elorza requested, but cuts homeowner tax rates more than the mayor wanted.
A total of 26 firefighters were injured, including 10 with cyanide poisoning, while battling fires on Eaton Street and Laurel Hill Avenue on…
An inside look at charter schools, ELL funding, the governor’s plan to offer free SAT exams to every student and more.
Union President Paul Doughty claims the mayor has “created a toxic command climate.”
“All components of the budget – both planned revenues and expenditures – must be included to demonstrate that the budget is balanced.”
City Council President Luis Aponte met Ali when the champ walked into a Broad Street market.
Elorza administration calls the decision to pass a tax levy without a spending plan a “reckless and irresponsible budget practice.”
“The board’s adoption of the unanimity rule effectively abandoned its authority to a single disagreeing physician.”
Raimondo called ProvPort a “crown jewel in Rhode Island.”
Kevin Jackson’s lawyer says the council has “no present intention” to create a legal-defense fund.
Food truck supporters say the mandate will drive away business.
A spokesman for the owners of 111 Westminster Street said “we ran out of time” this year.
An inside look at the battle over Providence’s $716.8-million tax-and-spending plan.
The council’s chief of staff said new positions will be available that are more in line with our needs and budget.”
A spokesman for ProvPort says the nonprofit “has run out of space.”
Lifespan lobbyist blasts Elorza administration over its “lack of understanding about what we do and what we have done.”
New records show the city gave the Providence Cobras far more money than previously disclosed.
The mayor isn’t ruling out selling the water supply to a state or quasi-public agency.
The councilman said he wants to change a law that allows pension recipients to return to work for up to 75 days per year.
Jackson has given up his position as majority leader and on the Finance Committee, but does not plan to resign from the council altogether.
Former Fire Chief George Farrell earns $8,494 per month in his pension, but he’s also consulting for the city.
Asa Messer Elementary School Principal Denise Missry and West Broadway Middle School Principal William Black have each won big awards over t…
Maher will earn $203,000 per year in the first two years of the deal and $205,000 in the third year.