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Providence Business News
Corey Augerin the city’s West End. The project already has captured state investment, in t
Corey Auger
Providence Business News / Posted 7 days ago
in the city’s West End. The project already has captured state investment, in the form of support from the R.I. Commerce Corp. He responded to questions posed by the Providence Business News on the site for the endeavor. PBN: Urban Greens will... Read more
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Providence Business News
Budget bill approved by General AssemblyAssembly approved an $8.9 billion budget bill for fiscal 2017 that provides tax
Budget bill approved by General Assembly
Providence Business News / Posted 9 days ago
Assembly approved an $8.9 billion budget bill for fiscal 2017 that provides tax relief to retirees, enhances the state’s economic development tools, fully funds education, scales back a plan to tax medical marijuana and rolls back state beach... Read more
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Providence Business News
What new residential construction there is in R.I. rarely matches state's needsover the clanging sounds of active home construction. He described the diversit
What new residential construction there is in R.I. rarely matches state's needs
Providence Business News / Posted 13 days ago
over the clanging sounds of active home construction. He described the diversity of families who have moved into the new development, or are waiting to move. "The people who bought this one over here, I understand they rented it for $1,500 a... Read more
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Providence Business News
House passes fiscal 2017 budget, grows incentive tools$9 billion state budget late Wednesday, which includes several tax breaks and d
House passes fiscal 2017 budget, grows incentive tools
Providence Business News / Posted 14 days ago
$9 billion state budget late Wednesday, which includes several tax breaks and dramatically increases the size of state economic development incentives that can be directed to specific projects. The budget lifts the $15 million cap set last... Read more
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Providence Business News
Small state, big issuesand contributors examined the stories and trends that defined the region's busi
Small state, big issues
Providence Business News / Posted 15 days ago
and contributors examined the stories and trends that defined the region's business scene for the period. The state of Rhode Island, small in population and size, carries an outsized political reputation. Specifically, it has struggled to move... Read more
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Providence Business News
GE Digital a ‘victory’ for Raimondo, R.I.General Electric Co. in 2015 announced plans to move out of its longtime Connec
GE Digital a ‘victory’ for Raimondo, R.I.
Providence Business News / Posted 20 days ago
General Electric Co. in 2015 announced plans to move out of its longtime Connecticut headquarters, many were surprised when Rhode Island was named as a possible new location. Less were surprised, however, when the global manufacturing behemoth in... Read more
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Providence Business News
House Finance Committee approves nearly $9B state budgetFinance Committee approved a nearly $9 billion budget late Tuesday for the fisc
House Finance Committee approves nearly $9B state budget
Providence Business News / Posted 22 days ago
Finance Committee approved a nearly $9 billion budget late Tuesday for the fiscal year that begins in July, one that incorporates several key changes to the measure proposed by Gov. Gina M. Raimondo. The fiscal 2017 budget, which now advances... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Deepwater Wind eyes south Brooklyn waterfront to kick-start offshore wind farmis looking at a Brooklyn waterfront site as a staging ground as it pursues a po
Deepwater Wind eyes south Brooklyn waterfront to kick-start offshore wind farm
Crain's New York Business / Posted 1 months ago
is looking at a Brooklyn waterfront site as a staging ground as it pursues a potential project off the south shore of Long Island, according to a person familiar with the negotiations. Securing the waterfront site, the South Brooklyn Marine... Read more
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Providence Business News
R.I. Housing approves investments in three developmentsPROVIDENCE – Rhode Island Housing has approved refinancing or tax credit packag
R.I. Housing approves investments in three developments
Providence Business News / Posted 1 months ago
PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island Housing has approved refinancing or tax credit packages for three projects that will rehabilitate housing developments in several communities. The agency’s Board of Commissioners on Thursday voted to refinance $7.5 million... Read more

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