Fane Tower Rejected by City Planning Commission!
WELCOME TO PROVIDENCE'S
YES! Fane loses vote.
Late Tuesday night, in a 5-2 vote, the City Planning Commission rejected the Fane Group request to waive the height limit for a proposed 600-foot residential tower overlooking our park on the Providence River.
But we have not won the battle. Much work remains to be done. You can help!
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Good & Bad News
First the good news: the steel structure has made it to the East Side. Now the Bad: Completion date has been extended to late 2019 and the bridge is now $1.200,000 over budget.
To read the whole unfortunate (for us) story just click HERE.
MAJOR ONGOING PROJECTS
Updates and Archive development in the District. Latest news:
• Fane Group brings new concept to CIty Planning Commission
• The Shack is OPEN!
• Temporary parking lot for Garrahy
News Archive pre: 5/1/13