The Providence City Council serves as a link between the citizens of Providence and their municipal government. Councilors help constituents by connecting them to resources, services, and City departments. They serve as advocates for all Providence residents.
City Council Creates Special Committee on Public Safety
February 13, 2019
Providence City Council Committee on Finance Tonight Voted to Approve a $30M Bond for School and Neighborhood Projects
January 30, 2019
City Council Awards $50K to Help Restore Soldiers and Sailors Monument in Kennedy Plaza
January 24, 2019
City Council Pro Tempore Michael Correia Extends Gratitude to First Responders
January 16, 2019
Councilwoman Sabina Matos Elected President of the Providence City Council
January 7, 2019
Councilwoman Jo-Ann Ryan Has Been Named Majority Leader of the Providence City Council
January 7, 2019
Statement from Councilman Michael Correia Regarding Shooting on Andem Street
January 5, 2019
New Leadership Team of Providence City Council Calls for Cancellation of January 3, 2019 Meeting
January 2, 2019
Statement from Councilwoman Nirva LaFortune Regarding Hate Speech in Providence
December 21, 2018
Committee on Finance Sets Public Hearing for December 27, 2018 at 5:00 PM
December 17, 2018
Ward 15 is located on the Southwest end of the city and covers the neighborhoods of Olneyville, Valley, and portions of Silver Lake.
Councilwoman Sabina Matos
Sabina Matos was first elected to the Providence City Council in 2010, and was re-elected in 2018. She currently serves as Council President and represents Ward 15, which includes Olneyville as well as parts of the Silver Lake and Valley neighborhoods. In 2015, Matos became the first Latina elected as Council President Pro Tempore and President in Providence’s history.
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