Green Economy Bond: Sound Investment in R.I.’s Economy and Environment

Green Economy Bond: Sound Investment in R.I.’s Economy and Environment

How would you like to be part of an investment that benefits you, and the economy? You can help to protect Rhode Island’s open spaces and farmland, create world-class parks and bikeways, prevent stormwater pollution of water resources, and clean up polluted properties for safe and prosperous development. Oh, and on top of that, there are partners who will add to the investment and deliver even more bang for the buck.

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Privatization of Kennedy Plaza, Scaring Away Panhandlers Won’t End Homelessness

Privatization of Kennedy Plaza, Scaring Away Panhandlers Won’t End Homelessness

PROVIDENCE — The solution to this complex societal issue doesn’t lie with increasing police presence, outlawing panhandling and keeping the less fortunate out of Kennedy Plaza. In fact, laws and policies designed to criminalize and demean poverty and homelessness only perpetuate the real problem: a growing chasm between the rich and poor that is slowly ripping society apart.

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