Jorge Elorza
Former Mayor | Providence, RI

ARP: Providence RI, Broadband Among Long-Term Investments

IDEA CATAGORY: Broadband | FUNDING SOURCE: American Rescue Plan

Mayor Jorge Elorza finalized  the city’s spending plan for the final $124 million in ARP funds, prioritizing long-term investments such as housing and water, sewer, and broadband infrastructure. The proposals include $20 million for broadband infrastructure, which complements Elorza’s initial $1 million investment to address the immediate need to expand home internet access to low-and moderate income families.

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ARP: Providence RI, Promotes Youth Mentoring and Training Opportunities

IDEA CATAGORY: Equity & Opportunity, Jobs and Entrepreneurship | FUNDING SOURCE: ARP