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The Kettle Point area on the East Providence waterfront.

East Providence City Council approves finance ordinances

East Providence City Council approves finance ordinances

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence City Council passed a pair of finance related ordinances at its meeting Tuesday night, July 15, including one that should save the city a significant amount of money. Finance Director Malcolm Moore proposed an ordinance which would allow the city to issue what are called general obligation refund bonds.

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Council hears suggestion to drop East Providence’s tangible tax rate

EAST PROVIDENCE — The interests of local businesses and the overall economic development in East Providence converged a bit Wednesday night, Feb. 26, during a special City Council session. Phil Tirrell, the well-known area realtor speaking on behalf of the East Providence Chamber of Commerce, asked the Council to delve into the possibility of decreasing


East Providence City Council approves Kettle Point waterfront development plan

EAST PROVIDENCE — By a 5-0 vote and after much discussion, the East Providence City Council at its Tuesday, June 4, meeting passed a resolution approving plans to redevelop the vacant Kettle Point property on the waterfront off of Veterans Memorial Parkway. The $80 million project, which would be built under the working title “Village