East Pointe- Bourne and Roger Williams Aves.
April 9 and 16, 2020 Waterfront Commission Virtual HearingsApril 6, 2020
April will be a busy month for the Waterfront Commission as we meet to review the application of Kettle Point Apartments, LLC to amend previously approved plans for a total of twelve townhomes in Buildings 6 and 7. This is the third and final phase of construction of 228 rental units at Kettle Point Apartments, as approved by the East Providence Waterfront Commission in 2015 and amended in 2017 and 2019. The applicant proposes to increase the number of approved units from four per building to six. The overall number of units will not increase as the East Providence Waterfront Commission previously approved a related decrease in the number of units in Building 5 (now under construction).Keep reading...
RIDOT Confirms New East Providence Exit, Says Gano Street Exit Will Stay Open
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) last week announced its intentions to keep open the Gano Street exit off of Interstate 195 as part of its long-term, $70 million plan to rehabilitate the Washington Bridge, but the most pertinent news for East Providence was the agency’s formal acknowledgment that a new ramp exiting directly to Waterfront Drive is also to be included in the effort.Keep reading...