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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.
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 Special Commission to Study Archival Storage has issued a report that is critical of environmental conditions in the City Archives office and warns of the danger to historical documents that date back to 1636, according to City Council Majority Leader Terrence M. Hassett.
The addition of a new Subway sandwich shop to the Aldi Food Market Shopping Plaza on Smith Hill will add jobs to an estimated fifty new local jobs created so far, according to City Councilman Terrence M. Hassett, D-Ward 12.
Councilman John J. Igliozzi (Ward 7), announced that the first phase of the “Neighborhoods First,” program is underway in his ward.
Ward Eight Councilman Leon Tejada announced that the Ramon Matias Mella Softball League will open its 2010 season under the brand new lights at Bucklin Park on Thursday, May 6th. Tejada, who helped secure funds for the various improvements in the park, including $27,000 for the lights, will be attending the kick off event which is open to the public.