Category Archives: Traffic/Parking

The Miriam Hospital Parking Study Meeting

WHEN: Tuesday July 28 at 6:00pm WHERE: Hurvitz Board Room, located on the first floor of the main hospital near the Gift Shop. The Miriam Hospital has hired VHB to assist us with a parking study.  We engage VHB every five years as part of our Institutional Master Planning process. You are invited to attend […]

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Parking meters are not seen on the horizon for Hope Street’s business district

Parking meters will not, repeat not, be coming soon, if ever, to the Hope Street commercial district. That was the message relayed by Pernilla Frazier, co-president of the Hope Street Merchants Association, to the regular meeting of the Summit Neighborhood Association’s board of directors. She was reporting on a presentation by Providence Parking Administrator Leo […]

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Work progresses on repaving the streets

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PUBLIC FORUM – Improving Pedestrian & Bicycle Infrastructure

When: 5:00PM-6:30PM, Wednesday, February 18, 2015 Where: 444 Westminster Street, 1st Floor How can the City of Providence improve pedestrian and bicycle infrastructure and culture? The Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission and the Department of Planning and Development invite you to attend a public brainstorming session on the future of bicycle and pedestrian improvements […]

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At long last – two-way traffic

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Work begins for two-way Smithfield Ave.

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Potholes on Ninth Street are gone

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Road work ahead for Ninth Street

The Narragansett Bay Commission has said that repaving of Ninth Street will begin after the contractor has put in place new curbs and drains. As of Friday, that work was done in the block between Summit and Highland, but exactly when the resurfacing will begin is up to the companies involved. Where it will be […]

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Update on plans to pave local streets

Here is the Summit neighborhood portion of the city’s comprehensive paving map, which includes the streets that the Narragansett Bay Commission is responsible for. Those marked in black are the NBC’s domain, those in dark purple are to be done by the city between the summer of 2014 and the spring of 2015. The map […]

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New Asphalt

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