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Elorza talks education

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Elorza talks education

January 31, 2018 0 comments

Mayor Jorge Elorza spoke about his vision and goals for education reform with Providence residents at Vartan Gregorian Elementary School Tuesday night.

The new bike sharing initiative will consist of eletronic bikes that allow for greater speeds. Monthly membership to the program will cost $20 per month, but $20 per year for certain low-income households.

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Providence, RIPTA launch electric-assist bike program

January 26, 2018 0 comments

The city of Providence will introduce 400 electric-assist bikes this summer through New England’s first electric bike-share system, following a deal with JUMP Bikes signed Dec. 15.

Mayor Jorge Elorza spoke in support of many marginalized communities in the city, including immigrants and the LGBTQ community.

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Mayor Elorza hosts interfaith forum to discuss prejudice

November 1, 2017 0 comments

Mayor Jorge Elorza hosted an Interfaith Forum at the Providence Career and Technical Academy to discuss prejudice, community safety and policy changes.

Two candidates make bids for mayoral race

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Two candidates make bids for mayoral race

October 26, 2017 0 comments

Only two candidates, community activist Kobi Dennis and Mayor Jorge Elorza, have confirmed their candidacies for the 2018 Providence mayoral race.

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White House predicts soaring Providence deficit

April 22, 2016 0 comments

The National Research Network released a draft report Monday regarding the state of the financial deficit in Providence.