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Photo by Richard W. Dionne Jr. — Ward 2 Councilman Helder Cunha called for the search for a permanent City Manager to be accelerated during the body's  January 20 meeting.

East Providence Council pretty much passes on City Manager discussion

East Providence Council pretty much passes on City Manager discussion

EAST PROVIDENCE — The one possibly contentious item on the agenda for what turned out to be a rather brief East Providence City Council meeting of Tuesday, Jan. 20, never materialized when the members basically passed on a chance to talk in depth about the status of Acting City Manager Paul Lemont. Ward 2 Councilman


Council retains Vision as East Providence’ valuation firm

EAST PROVIDENCE — Vision Government Solutions will remain as the appraiser of East Providence real estate properties after the City Council during its Tuesday night, Jan. 6, meeting approved a contract for a necessary revaluation to take place over the course of the next year. Acting City Manager Paul Lemont and Tax Assessor Steve Hazard

Thomas A. Rose Jr. is sworn in as ceremonial mayor by supreme court justice William Robinson during the inauguration ceremony at  city hall.  Photos by Rich Dionne

Peers promote Rose to East Providence Council president, mayor

EAST PROVIDENCE — Thomas A. Rose Jr. was selected by his city council peers as its president and ceremonial mayor during an inauguration ceremony for the latest crop of East Providence’s elected and appointed officials held Monday evening, Dec. 1, at City Hall. Mr. Rose, entering his third term as the Ward 3 representative on


East Providence Council candidates answer economic development question

EAST PROVIDENCE —  The overall health of East Providence’s economy and opportunities for economic development are a couple of bellwether issues not only in the year’s election, but have been and will continue to be at the forefront of the City Council’s agenda moving forward. Each of the city’s four wards have specific area of


East Providence City Council approves FY14-15 budget

EAST PROVIDENCE — At a special meeting Tuesday evening, Oct. 14, in the City Hall Chamber, the East Providence City Council voted unanimously to approve a revised Fiscal Year 2014-15 budget. All four Councilors present — President and Mayor Jim Briden, Tracy Capobianco, Chrissy Rossi and Tommy Rose — voted for the final budget’s final