South Kingstown Council Pulls Plug on Controversial Town Farm Park Land Swap

Town Farm Park had been proposed as the site of expanded parking for the nearby hospital, but opposition to the plan grew after Indigenous artifacts were found on the site, indicating the possibility that human graves might also be present.

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Battles Over Water Rights, Land Use Likely to Become More Common

The issue highlights the clash between individual property owners’ rights and the fact that water in Rhode Island is becoming a scarce resource.

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Sign of the Times: Development, Environment Clash in Warwick

The Pawtuxet River Trail, which cuts through private property on Post Road, has been in use for decades, but the developers of a once-rejected trades contractor storage project are now “holding the trail as ransom” to get their project approved, at least according to a group of concerned residents.

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