Conant Thread, a new 150-acre Transit-Oriented Development District in Pawtucket/Central Falls, is benefiting from recent Opportunity Zone U.S. Treasury Department certification for five census...
HUNGRY? Another reason to come to Conant Thread district! Pawtucket and Central Falls Joint Restaurant Weeks Pawtucket/Central Falls – Things are happening in Pawtucket and Central Falls. On...
The new Conant Thread district – a planned transit oriented development in Pawtucket and Central Falls is being recognized as Rhode Island’s next economic hot spot, an example of an incredible...
PAWTUCKET – Ambitious plans for a 150-acre development district surrounding a new train station near the Pawtucket/Central Falls line were officially unveiled last Thursday by Pawtucket Mayor Donald...
PAWTUCKET – Jan Brodie sees limitless potential in the 150-acre Conant Thread district. The executive director of The Pawtucket Foundation, she envisions what is possible – a corporate campus, new...
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PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) -- A busy district on the border of Pawtucket and Central Falls is set to undergo a major facelift, and local leaders hope the project will breathe new life into the...
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WJAR) — The Conant Thread District is a new transportation hub, as well as a housing and economic development site, that stretches over 150 acres in Pawtucket and Central...
PAWTUCKET – A 160-acre section of Pawtucket and Central Falls that encompasses a new train station planned for both communities, as well as several million square feet in underused mill space, has a...
Pawtucket & Central Falls are known as the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution and the home of a thriving textile industry including the renowned Conant Thread mill complex. A center for...
PAWTUCKET – Companies interested in the city’s planned 150-acre transit hub range from residential and corporate developers to start-up manufacturers and light industrial companies. Jan Brodie, ...
PAWTUCKET – Pawtucket Mayor Donald Grebien and Central Falls Mayor James Diossa, along with the Pawtucket Foundation, city planners and other officials, hosted a public open house at The Isle Brewers...
Could rail help Rhode Islanders get out and about much easier? A detailed report released last week by TransitMatters, a Massachusetts-based nonprofit organization dedicated to improving transit in...
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PAWTUCKET - The 150-acre Conant Thread district and planned commuter rail station is being touted by officials as a once-in-a-lifetime development opportunity that will transform the area on the...
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Pedestrians and cyclists could soon have an easier time getting around Pawtucket and Central Falls after the neighboring cities received a $90,000 grant from the Rhode Island...
PAWTUCKET – Pawtucket and Central Falls were recently awarded a $90,000 grant from the Rhode Island Department of Administration to develop a Joint Bicycle/Pedestrian Master Plan. The project will...
Pawtucket was recently awarded a $575,000 grant from the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) for stormwater pollution abatement. The grant will support the design and...
PAWTUCKET-CENTRAL FALLS, RI – Pawtucket Mayor Donald R. Grebien and Central Falls Mayor James A. Diossa announced that their communities stand prepared to host Amazon’s second headquarters within the...
Pawtucket – Today, Pawtucket Mayor Donald R. Grebien issued an executive order establishing a joint planning commission for the development of a new train station. The Commission is comprised of the...
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