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.
This year the Saint Patrick’s Day celebration will take place on Saturday, March 8th. The celebration will be kicked off with the sixth annual Saint Pat’s 5k race at 11:00 am and will be followed by the anticipated annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade commencing at 12 noon.
Council President Michael A. Solomon confirmed that the Council will seek to override Mayor Angel Taveras’ veto of an affordable housing ordinance, which was approved by the Council on February 20th.