September 5, 2021

Survivors, advocates and politicians walk against gun violence in Providence on Saturday

“You’re here because you know that it’s not okay when mothers are burying their children,” said Representative...

Mayor Elorza joins African American Ambassador Group & historians to unveil truth-telling report
March 30, 2021

Mayor Elorza joins African American Ambassador Group & historians to unveil truth-telling report

“As outlined in this report, African heritage and Indigenous people were subjected to overt racism and mob...

July 15, 2020

Providence announces Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations process

“The reconciliation process will allow us to look at ourselves with clear eyes, and match our highest...

June 19, 2020

Mayor Elorza announces removal of “Plantations” from city documents and oath ceremonies

Pan-African Flag Raised on City Hall Celebrating Juneteenth Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza today joined City Council President...