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Councilwoman Mary Kay Harris

Councilwoman Mary Kay Harris was elected to the City Council in 2014 and is currently Deputy Majority Leader. Harris represents constituents in the upper South Providence and West End neighborhoods. Councilwoman Harris serves as the Chairwoman of the Committee on Urban Redevelopment, Renewal and Planning, Vice Chairwoman of the Public Works Committee, and is a member of the Ordinances Committee and Special Committee on Public Safety.

Ward 11: Upper South Providence & West End

This ward is defined by the large medical campus that is located just West of I-95 and south of downtown Providence. The Hasbro Children’s Hospital, Women & Infants Hospital, and Rhode Island Hospital are located within this campus. Rhode Island Hospital is the state’s primary trauma center, and the hospital has a close affiliation with the Brown University Medical School. This ward is also home to the central campus of The MET Community High School. The MET is a network of six small public high schools in Providence and Newport that put the emphasis on vocational training and experiential learning.
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