West Broadway Neighborhood Association organizes neighbors and businesses on the West Side of Providence to preserve and promote our diverse, historic, urban community as a safe, vibrant, and sustainable place to be SWELL (Shop, Work, Eat, Live, and Learn locally).
Please join us for our June meeting which is focused on discussion of our local schools and planning kids events and activities for the summer. All are welcome.
Please join us for the Armory Advocacy Committee's June meeting where we will discuss PVDFest, future Armory tours, Armory swag follow-up, and goals for the remainder of the year. All are welcome.
The Providence (aka Cranston Street) Armory is open for tours during the PVDFest finale celebration in Dexter Training Ground. Learn more about this rare opportunity to see inside the West Side's historic castle. Photos by Rebecca Atwood.
This review of our hugely successful Earth Day event will answer your burning questions about just how many mattresses were picked up on Cleanup Day as well as why the Bocce Build volunteers seemed so smart!
WBNA's Public Trash Can Pilot Program is coming to bus stops on Westminster Street and Broadway this fall thanks to Councilman Bryan Principe, Providence Department of Public Works, and our Neighborhood Action & Crime Watch Committee.
Where are they now? A semi-quarterly update of CDC reviewed projects featuring Sin Bakery at 1413 Westminster Street, the former Lawton Storage building at 19 Harrison Street, and Pastaio at 9 Parade Street.
Our first Armory Advocacy Committee meeting welcomed attendees including Senator Jabour, and discussed the State's RFP process, planning for tours and a Community Conversation, and other initiatives to support the preservation and reuse of the Armory.