Nov 06, 2011

Why isn’t the Core Connector using Westminster with full RoW?

I love that Providence is pursuing a streetcar. There are really just two things I don’t understand about the Core Connector‘s proposal. I’m going to tackle one in this post.

Why is the entire streetcar route shared with general traffic with no dedicated right-of-way? Truthfully, this isn ...

Sep 26, 2011

Downcity Residents Should Support the Core Connector and the Tax Makes Sense

I examine the direct costs associated with building a street car in Providence if they pursue the proposed special tax assessment zone. It turns out, taxing nearby residents for operations expenses is a pretty good deal for everyone.

Sep 08, 2011

Community Voice at the Knowledge District Development Framework Meeting

Some thoughts after my first experience at a public planning meeting.