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.
We 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 Saturday, August 15th, the City of Providence will host a ceremony formally renaming Hancock Street to “Ogando Street” in honor of the late Francisco “Raymond” Ogando.
On Thursday, July 23th, the Board of Investment Commissioners acted to divest city funds from the top 15 carbon emitting coal companies in the United States.
This Saturday, July 11th, HIVE Athletics will lead a field day for area youth at Davis Park on Chalkstone Avenue in Providence.
In response to recent concerns raised over the condition of Providence’s many recreation centers, Councilman Terrence M. Hassett (Ward Twelve) said today that the City Council will take steps to assess deficiencies and recommend improvements in recreational facilities and programming, and stressed his commitment to providing the people of Providence the highest quality programs and services.