The Procaccianti Group wants a 12-month extension for the projection’s “substantial completion” date.
At least four individuals are considering challenging Mayor Elorza in Providence.
Community advocate Kobi Dennis is set launch his bid to unseat incumbent Mayor Jorge Elorza Sunday afternoon on Facebook Live.
“The longer we wait to do something about this, the more expensive it’s going to get,” Treasurer Magaziner said.
Chronic absenteeism – defined as missing at least 18 days during any school year – increased by five percentage points last year.
Aponte argued he has “absolute legislative immunity” from the state Ethics Commission.
An internal dispute over procedure has held up a $36,000 payment to Government Strategies Inc. for months.
400 bikes will be available for rental beginning next spring.
Violent crime was up in five of New England’s eight largest cities, mirroring a national trend.
A video shows the recreation director getting hit and then chasing a man.
Eight of the 11 workers placed on leave have already been cleared by DCYF.
Mayor Elorza initially said 100% would go to charities, but he was not counting transaction fees.
Kali Reis claims she was beaten and pepper-sprayed by police in 2012.
Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said he doesn’t have a timeline for when a new chief could start.
The city has moved its application system completely online.
Former Councilman Kevin Jackson was charged in 2016 and recalled from office in May.
Michael Hassett was placed on unpaid leave over the summer, but it’s unclear why he was fired.
The school department says a change in policy has “resulted in an increase in staff members being placed on administrative leave.”
The mayor has vetoed a council resolution calling for comprehensive studies of all new bike lanes.
A one-stop guide to Rhode Island’s crumbling classrooms and how to fix them.
The owners of several city bars face money laundering and tax evasion charges.
The donation stations are designed to curb panhandling throughout the capital city.
The short path will be open to the public for walking, bird watching, fishing, dog walking and photography.
An inside look at Lucy’s Hearth in Middletown.
Rhode Island Housing said it “strenuously disagrees” with the audit’s findings.