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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

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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

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