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.
At Thursday’s City Council meeting, Council President Michael A. Solomon introduced a resolution calling upon Providence Schools’ Superintendent, Susan Lusi to initiate a request for proposals for the creation of a comprehensive facilities master plan for the next ten years.
In recognition of World Autism Awareness Day, Council President Michael A. Solomon will introduce a resolution at the April 3rd Council meeting to designate the second day of April annually as “World Autism Awareness Day”.
On Thursday, April 3rd, the Providence City Council will consider legislation protecting pregnant women from workplace discrimination.
“On behalf of the many constituents who have contacted me concerned about the proposed site of the Department of Corrections Probation and Parole Office, I sent a letter to the RI Department of Administration and the State Properties Committee to object to the proposed location of 610B Manton Avenue location.