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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.
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The Providence City Council Finance Committee tonight introduced and passed an ordinance that establishes greater taxpayer protections on a $40 million infrastructure bond question slated for the November ballot.
Citing concerns about the timing and potential risks included in the administration’s proposed $40 million bond referendum, the Providence City Council Finance Committee tonight unanimously decided to continue the ordinance for further analysis and deliberation.
The Providence City Council today announced it has retained attorney Max Wistow to monitor negotiations between the firefighters’ union and administration during mediation.
In conjunction with Providence’s First Responders, Councilman Michael J. Correia (Ward 6) today released details for this year’s National Night Out event in Providence. National Night Out is a year-long community building campaign designed to heighten crime prevention awareness, generate support for anti-crime programs, and strengthen both neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships.