Topic: historic building

Editorial: In support of the new performing arts center plan

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Editorial: In support of the new performing arts center plan

February 26, 2018 0 comments

On Feb. 20, the University announced plans to change the proposed location of its new performing arts center “to a smaller plot on The Walk between Angell and Olive streets, facing the Granoff Center for the Creative Arts.”

After a December hearing featured concerns from various community members, the vote on the possible demolition of historic sites to build the performing arts center was postponed a second time.

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Arts center met with controversy from Providence locals

February 6, 2018 0 comments

The Providence City Plan Commission has moved the vote on the University’s plan to build a performing arts center — which has sparked controversy over the possibility of demolishing or moving five historic buildings  — to March 20.