Will Providence Grow Smart?

When Providence relocated I-195 to the south of the city, it opened up new land — formerly occupied by the highway — to redevelopment. The new land, called "The Link," has become prime downtown real estate and a battleground for smart-growth proponents. ecoRI News reporter Tim Faulkner talks to Jonathan Harris, design expert and transportation chair of the Rhode Island Sierra Club, and Jan Brodieexecutive director of the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission.