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Getting to the Power of Place Summit

There are many convenient ways to get to the Rhode Island Convention Center on Friday for the Power of Place Summit. Transit: Many of our attendees are very familiar with RIPTA’s convenient and affordable transit service. If you’ve never taken it, why not try it for the Summit. Use their convenient Trip Planner to find […]

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Smart Growth in the news

The Boston Business Journal reports on $16M in tax credits issued in Massachusetts to restore historic buildings. There is a bill working its way through the Rhode Island General Assembly to restore our Historic Tax Credit program. Developers received nearly $16 million in historic tax credits which developers will use to preserve landmark properties that […]

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Smart Growth leaders, projects and plans to be honored at May 11th – Power of Place Summit

For Immediate Release Contact: Scott Wolf, Executive Director – 401.273.5711, Ext. 4 – John Flaherty, Director of Research & Communications – 401.273.5711, Ext. 5 – May 2, 2012 – Providence, RI – Despite serious economic challenges – or perhaps because of them – there is innovation and success occurring throughout Rhode Island that’s […]

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Are you registered to attend our Power of Place Summit?

See who’s already registered | Register yourself | Join the Facebook event Summit: Leveraging the Power of Place for a Stronger Rhode Island Economy Keynote address will connect demand for great place-making with economic opportunity in a knowledge-based economy Prominent national real estate developer, land use strategist, teacher, researcher and author Christopher Leinberger and Smart […]

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Power of Place Summit Survey

If you attended our Power of Place Summit on May 14th, please take a few moments to fill out our survey. Filling out the survey will help us assess the success of the event, what attendees liked (or didn’t), and how to make the next Summit even better. Click here to take the survey

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Workshop proposals, sponsorship deadlines fast approaching for May 14th ‘Power of Place Summit’

Partners, stakeholder groups encouraged to propose and help facilitate a range of workshop topics for advancing the transformation of Rhode Island’s economy Believing intently that Rhode Island has all the ingredients to transform itself into an economic and cultural leader, Grow Smart will convene the 3rd Biennial Power of Place Summit on Friday, May 14, […]

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