Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Listing of Neighborhood groups

This blog now has a listing of links to neighborhood groups which can be found via a tab at the top of the blog. Additions and corrections are welcome.

Neighborhood Fiscal Budget Briefings

The Mayor's office is holding neighborhood budget briefings in conjunction with neighborhood associations.

The Wayland Square Neighborhood Fiscal Budget Briefing is May 16, from 6-7 at Nathan Bishop.

The Mount Hope Neighborhood Budget Briefing is May 17, from 6-7 at 199 Camp Street.

For more information contact Kayla Powell, or 401-421-2489 x5378

People in other neighborhoods are advised to contact their local neighborhood association.

Monday, May 8, 2017


Providence League of Women Voters
 Invites you to a
 Providence Conversation

Charter schools in RI have lotteries full of parents hoping for a “spot” for their children. The federal government wants more charters. - Yet there is opposition. Are charter schools good for students? or are they a mirage taking resources from traditional public schools?

To consider the arguments pro and con,
come to a Conversation with:

 Nicholas Hemond, Chair, Providence School Committee
 Elizabeth Winangun, Parent-Liaison, Achievement First

 Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017
 Time: 7 pm - 8:30 pm

 for more information, contact