Topic: ban

Providence bids goodbye to plastic bags

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Providence bids goodbye to plastic bags

October 23, 2019 0 comments

The use of retail plastic bags is a thing of the past in Providence, following the beginning of a city-wide ban yesterday. The ban was signed into law by Mayor Jorge Elorza May 1.

Community rallies for assault weapons ban

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Community rallies for assault weapons ban

February 27, 2018 4 comments

Fifteen-year-old Adah Bryan urged lawmakers to do more to prevent gun violence, listing off the mass shootings that had occurred in her lifetime before a crowd of over a hundred community members gathered in the State House rotunda Tuesday afternoon.