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Our city is composed of diverse neighborhoods

full of hard work, compassion, and good will.  No matter where you’re from, if you live by these values, you too will find a home in our City of Neighborhoods.

– Sabina Matos
City Council President

WATCH: Providence Special City Council Meeting, Thursday, April 29, 2021

Meet Your Council

There are 15 diverse wards in the city. Learn more about the wards and the 15 Council members who represent them.

Statement from Council President Pro Tempore Pedro Espinal Regarding Sea 3 Providence Expansion Proposal

I am fully opposed to any expansion of any development by Sea 3 Providence in the Port of Providence. The industrial operations already taking place...

North End Outreach Association to Host Community Football Game

On Thursday, May 6 the North End Outreach Association will be hosting a community football game at Davis Park at 6:00 PM. The football game is a...

Providence City Council President John J. Igliozzi Esq. Announces City Council Staff Restructuring

Council President John J. Igliozzi Esq. (Ward 7) today announced several changes to the Providence City Council’s administrative office structure as...

Statement of Providence City Council Majority Leader Jo-Ann Ryan Regarding Waste Management’s Poor Performance

While we would all like to be celebrating Earth Day today, I am concerned with our City’s poor trash collection and the performance of our vendor...

Councilman John Goncalves Statement in Support of the Graduate Labor Organization at Brown University

Throughout the COVID-19 Pandemic, workers from all different trades, fields, and backgrounds have faced unprecedented challenges. Continuing to work...

Providence City Council Passes $510 Million Fiscal Year 2021 Budget

The first budget to be passed under the leadership of Council President John J. Igliozzi Esq. The Providence City Council passed the Fiscal Year...

Councilman John Goncalves Proposes Ordinance Requiring Notice of Demolition to Council Representative

At last night's City Council meeting, Councilman John Goncalves (Ward 1) proposed a change to the Providence Code of Ordinances which would require...

Councilman John J. Igliozzi, Esq. Elected Providence City Council President

At a special meeting of the Providence City Council, Councilman John J. Igliozzi, Esq. (Ward 7), was elected by the majority of his peers to serve...

City Council’s Committee on Ordinances Approves Zone Change for Former St. Joseph’s Hospital

The facility will be a new state-of-the-art school for the City of Providence, and will be a significant investment in the Broad Street corridor....

Councilman Michael Correia Announces Partnership with Several Community Organizations to Provide Healthy and Nutritious Meals for Families Facing Food Insecurity in the Manton Neighborhood

Today, Councilman Michael J. Correia (Ward 6) has announced a partnership with the YMCA of Greater Providence, Manton Heights Housing Development,...

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