Welcome to the Providence City Council website.
Here you will find information about the activities and initiatives of the legislative branch of Providence’s government. From Council meetings to neighborhood meetings, the members of the City Council are committed to taking action to improve the quality of life for every Providence resident.
Providence has vast cultural, artistic, and historical assets, which the Council seeks to enhance as we move forward, conducting the business of the people with integrity, transparency, and efficiency.
I encourage you to get involved in your community, and to make your voices heard by your elected officials on the Council. We are here to serve.
Councilman David A. Salvatore (Ward 14) is calling for a review of the circumstances that allowed disabled students at the Birch Vocational School to participate in programs that violated their civil rights.
On Thursday, June 20th, Council Majority Leader Seth Yurdin will introduce a resolution calling on the Board of Investment Commissioners to ensure that the City is not invested in fossil fuel companies.
“After a year and a half of construction, Davis Park is open and ready for use,” Council President Pro Tempore Terrence M. Hassett (Ward 12) announced today.
Individuals who lobby municipal officials now must register, and file quarterly reports with the City. Registration information may be found on the City Clerk's website.