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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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Council President Pro Tempore Terrence M. Hassett , along with Senator Maryellen Goodwin, and State Representatives Maria Cimini and Christopher Blazejewski , will be hosting a cookout and family-friendly festivities at Davis Park on Saturday, September 7th, from 12 noon to 2 p.m. The event is being held with the support of the Narragansett Bay Commission and the Providence Parks and Recreation Department.
Councilman David A. Salvatore (Ward 14), Mayor Angel Taveras, and other elected officials, will join neighbors at a day of festivities at Corliss Park on Sunday, September 1st from 9 a.m. to 12 noon.
Councilman Sanchez said that he is allocating $64,000 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds to pay for repairs of the pool at Davey Lopes Recreation Center.
Council President Michael A. Solomon will be introducing new legislation to ensure that minors are not inadvertently hired to work at adult entertainment venues in the city of Providence.