Community Updates

SEPTEMBER, 2021

  • The August Commission meeting will be held in-person on Monday September 20th at 5PM. The agenda and location are forthcoming. This meeting will include developer presentations for Parcel 2.
  • Tizzy K's Ice Cream has opened their new shipping container pop-up on the east side of the Innovation District Park. 
  • Aloft Hotel has received its Certificate of Occpancy. The Grand Opening Date is still TBD. 

AUGUST, 2021

  • The August Commission meeting will be held in-person on August 18th. The meeting will be at the Guild pop-up in the Innovation District Park.
  • 3 developers have submitted proposals for Parcel 2. More information about these proposals is forthcoming and presentations will be made by developers at the September commission meeting. 

JULY, 2021

  • There will be no July, 2021 Commission meeting. The next meeting will be held in mid-August.
  • Pennrose Properties has submitted their presentation for Concept Plan approval for their proposed "west building" on Parcel 9, which can be found at this link. These materials will be presented at the August, 2021 Commission meeting, with public comment to follow. 
  • The deadline for the submission of the RFP for the development of Parcel 20 has been extended from August 6th to August 20th. Addendum 001 noting this extension can be found at this link

JUNE, 2021

  • The Guild has now opened its beer garden on the west side of the Innovation District Park. Hours of operation will be Wednesday and Thursday: 4-8 PM, and Friday and Saturday 12-8 PM. Food and non-alcoholic options are available. 
  • The June, 2021 I-195 Redevelopment District Commission meeting will be held on June 16th at 5 PM via Zoom. An agenda and Zoom access can be found at this link

MAY, 2021

  • The May, 2021 I-195 Redevelopment District Commission meeting will be held on May 19th at 5 PM. An agenda can be found at this link. Please join the Zoom meting at this link.

APRIL, 2021

  • Tizzy K's and a partnership of Bow Market, Bloom Collective, and Rebel Rebel have been selected for temporary food/beverage consessions in the Innovation District Park. These pop-ups will compliment The Guild beer garden, who will be returning for a second year. Recent coverage in Providence Business News can be found at this link.