Providence Makes Room for Five Dozen Restitution Trees

Early this year, the Tree Restitution Committee was created to plan the planting of restitution trees to replace those National Grid had to chop down to replace some 2 miles of aging underground transmission lines on Providence’s East Side.

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Warwick Residents Wary of Massive Warehouse Development

WARWICK, R.I. — The proposed project, off Airport Road and Commerce Drive, would be a massive warehouse and distribution facility with 116 loading bays, 124 trailers, and 404 parking spots.

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Land Conservation Key to Protecting Aquidneck Island’s Water

The Newport Water System, which has some 15,000 connections across Aquidneck Island, is fed by nine reservoirs, seven of which are on the island. All seven of these island waterbodies are impaired.

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