Plaza Makeover Includes Better Public Transit

PROVIDENCE — Kennedy Plaza is scheduled to get a makeover. The plaza, once used as a regular gathering space, has evolved into a chaotic network of fragmented parks, multilane traffic, bus lanes and a seasonal skating rink.

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Rhode Island Vehicle Inspectors Rack Up Violations

many stations and inspectors — whether through unintentional negligence or intentional subterfuge — commit violations of testing procedures and standards

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Renewed Desire to Bring Back Streetcar System

PROVIDENCE — City and state officials envision a streetcar system similar to the one Portland, Ore., operates that initially would connect College Hill to the hospital district.

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