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Public Hearing Before the Committee on Ordinances
February 20 @ 5:30 pm
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CITY OF PROVIDENCE
BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON ORDINANCES
Notice is hereby given pursuant to Rhode Island General Laws 45-32-11 that a Public
Hearing will be held by the City Council Committee on Ordinances on Wednesday,
February 20, 2019 at 5:30 o’clock P.M. in the Chamber of the City Council, City Hall,
Providence, Rhode Island, relative to the following matters:
1. An Ordinance in Amendment of Chapter 27 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of
Providence, Entitled “The City of Providence Zoning Ordinance,” Approved November
24, 2014, As Amended, to Amend the Use Definition of a Rehabilitation Center. This
amendment would change the definition and use permissions for rehabilitation centers.
2. Petition from Jon M. Anderson, Brennan, Recupero, Cascione, Scungio & McAllister,
LLP, dated January 7, 2019, requesting a zoning change to the text of Section 1204,
“Use Definitions.” This amendment would permit daycare facilities within primary
and secondary educational facilities.
3. Petition from Joelle C. Rocha, Esquire, Kelly, Souza, Rocha & Parmenter, PC, 128
Dorrance Street, Suite 300, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, requesting a Zoning
Change for the property located on Assessor’s Plat 28, Lot 527 (16 Piedmont Street),
from R-3 to C-1.
The proposed Ordinance and Petitions listed here may be altered or amended prior to
the close of the public hearing without further advertising, as a result of further study or
because of the views expressed at the public hearing. Any alteration or amendment must
be presented for comment in the course of the hearing.
Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must notify the Office of
Neighborhood Services at 421-2489 not less than 48 hours in advance of the hearing date.
All persons or agencies interested in the above listed Ordinance and Petitions will have
an opportunity to be heard and/or to submit communication in writing. Copies of the
proposed Ordinance and Petitions and information thereon may be obtained prior to the
Hearing at the City Clerk’s Office, Providence, City Hall, 25 Dorrance Street, Providence,
Rhode Island, 02903 between the hours of 8:30 o’clock A.M. and 4:00 o’clock P.M. on
regular business days.
PER ORDER THE COMMITTEE ON ORDINANCES
Councilwoman Jo-Ann Ryan, Chairwoman
Councilwoman Carmen Castillo, Vice-Chairwoman
Councilman Nicholas J. Narducci, Jr.
Councilwoman Mary Kay Harris
Councilwoman Rachel M. Miller
LORI L. HAGEN