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.
The Providence City Council and Food Trucks In are excited to announce that the successful first season of Food Trucks at City Hall has been extended to include a special Halloween-themed event on Thursday, October 27th.
In response to public concerns regarding the City’s financial outlook and uncertainty surrounding the City’s proposed contract with the Providence Firefighters’ Union (Local 799), Finance Committee Chairman John Igliozzi today issued an update.
In honor of International Walk to School Day, City Council President Luis Aponte today hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for a new park that provides students at Mary Fogarty Elementary School with a safe, welcoming route to Prairie Avenue and the South Providence Library.
Barbara Fields, Executive Director of Rhode Island Housing, and Brenda Clement, Director of HousingWorks at RWU, will tonight present members of the Providence City Council with findings from HousingWorks’ “Projecting Future Housing Needs” report commissioned by RI Housing.