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Barrington Public Schools INVITATION TO BID STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING COACHING SERVICES Sealed bids for the "Strength and Conditioning Coaching Services" for High School athletics will be received in the BUSINESS OFFICE, Administration Building, 283 County Road, Barrington RI, until 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at which time they will be opened publicly. Bids are to be place in sealed envelopes and clearly marked "SEALED BID # 16016 Strength and Conditioning Coaching Services". Specifications may be obtained at the above office, by calling (401) 245-5000 ext. 335 or emailing: gladneyn@bpsmail.org No bid will be accepted after date and time specified.
Published: 5/5/2016
BURRILLVILLE SCHOOL DEPARTMENT Request for Proposals: Exterior Masonry/Envelope Repairs Pre-Bid Conference Wed, May 11, 2016 @ 11:00am Specifications Available at Business Office 2300 Bronco Highway, Harrisville, RI 02830 Bids Due and Opened May 25, 2016 at 1:00pm Burrillville School Department reserves the right to reject any and all bids or to waive any informality in the bidding.
Published: 5/5/2016
CITY OF NEWPORT RHODE ISLAND PURCHASING DIVISION NOTICE TO BIDDERS SEALED PROPOSALS RFP # NPC16-071 Sealed proposals for furnishing the City of Newport, Rhode Island - Newport Prevention Coalition with Youth Program Facilitator for the Newport Prevention Coalition, in accordance with all terms and specifications contained herein, will be received in the Purchasing Office, City Hall, 43 Broadway, Newport, R.I., until: Two (2:00) O'clock p.m., Local Time May 26, 2016 If additional information is needed, please email the Technical POC listed in the package. Proposals must be submitted in sealed envelopes addressed to the Purchasing Office, City Hall, 43 Broadway, Newport, R.I. 02840, and must be plainly marked in the lower left hand corner, "Youth Program Facilitator for the Newport Prevention Coalition - RFP # NPC 16-071". Erin Mulligan Purchasing Agent emulligan@ cityofnewport.com Any questions relating to the Request for Proposals must be emailed. Note: You must register on the e-Procurement System at www.cityofnewport.com
Published: 5/5/2016
CITY OF NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND PURCHASING DIVISION NOTICE TO BIDDERS SEALED PROPOSALS RFP#NPS16-067 Sealed proposals for furnishing the City of Newport, Rhode Island with Phase 1 Roof Replacement- Buildings A, B, C, & D Roger's High School, in accordance with all terms and specifications contained herein, will be received in the Purchasing Office, City Hall, 43 Broadway, Newport, R. I., until: Two (2:00) O'clock p.m., Local Time May 25, 2016 A Pre-submittal conference will be held on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 3:00pm in room 924 at the Newport Area Career & Technical Center (NACTC) (Roger's High School), 109 Old Fort Road, Newport, RI 02840. If additional information is needed, please email the Technical POC listed in the package. Proposals must be submitted in sealed envelopes addressed to the Purchasing Office, City Hall, 43 Broadway, Newport, R. I. 02840, and must be plainly marked in the lower left hand corner, "Phase 1 Roof Replacement- Buildings A, B, C, & D Roger's High School RFP#NPS16-067". Erin Mulligan Purchasing Agent emulligan@ cityofnewport.com Note: You must register on the e-Procurement System at www.cityofnewport.com
Published: 5/5/2016
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND COURT CITY OF PROVIDENCE PROVIDENCE HOUSING C.A. No. 2016-16(r) CITY OF PROVIDENCE Petitioner v. ONE PARCEL OF REAL ESTATE COMMONLY KNOWN AS 95 PROVIDENCE STREET, PROVIDENCE, RI 02907 AND LOCATED AT PLAT:23 LOT:435 AN IN REM RESPONDENT, AND DIANE D. MALLORY, AN INDIVIDUAL Respondents AMENDED ORDER APPOINTING TEMPORARY RECEIVER This cause came on to be heard upon the Petitioner's Petition for Appointment of a Temporary Receiver and, upon consideration thereof, the Court makes the following findings: FINDINGS OF FACT 1. That notice pursuant to Rhode Island General Law � 34-44-3 was properly given to the owner of record of the Property Respondent; 2. That the Petitioner, City of Providence, has established to the satisfaction of this Court that the Property, identified as Respondent, 95 PROVIDENCE STREET, PROVIDENCE, RI 02907 PLAT:23 LOT: 435 is abandoned and a public nuisance under � 34-44-1 et. seq.; 3. That the titled owner(s) of record have been afforded notice and failed to show cause that they could or would abate the abandonment or public nuisance. Whereby it is ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED 1. That Steven J. Boyajian Esq., appointed as temporary receiver in the above captioned case on April 21, 2016, is hereby removed as temporary receiver due to a conflict of interest. 2. That Stephen Del Sesto, Esq. of Providence, Rhode Island be and hereby is appointed as Temporary Receiver (the "Receiver") of the in rem Respondent named in the above case caption, (hereinafter the "Property") to maintain the status quo, consistent with this order pending a further hearing to determine whether to appoint a Receiver under RIGL � 34-44-4 et. Seq. 3. That said Temporary Receiver shall, no later than five (5) days from the date hereof, file a bond in the sum of $10,000 with any surety company authorized to do business in the State of Rhode Island as surety thereon, conditioned that the Receiver will well and truly perform the duties of said office and duly account for all monies and properly which may come into the Receiver's hands and abide by and perform all things which the Receiver will be directed to do by this Court. 4. That said Receiver is authorized to take possession and charge of the Property and assets of the Property, to collect the debts and Property belonging to it and to preserve the same until further order of this Court. 5. That said Receiver is authorized, until farther Order of this Court, upon application ex parte to the Court, to borrow money from time to time, to insure the Property for casualty and liability and be granted a lien for any and all expenditures, including the costs of advertising and service and notice as set forth farther herein, all in accordance with the authority authorized pursuant to RIGL � 34-44-6 and 34-44-8, and to engage employees and assistants, clerical or otherwise, and to do and perform or cause to be done and performed all other acts and things as are appropriate in and on the premises. 6. That the Receiver shall receive Court approval, ex parte, prior to engaging any professionals, including but not limited to brokers, accountants, financial analysts, or counsel other than the Receiver or his firm. 7. That, pursuant to and in compliance with Rhode Island Supreme Court Executive Order No. 95-01, this Court finds that the designation of the afore described person for appointment as Receiver is warranted and required because of the Receiver's specialized expertise. 8. That the commencement, prosecution, or continuance of the prosecution of any action, suit, arbitration proceeding, hearing, or any foreclosure, reclamation or repossession proceeding, both judicial and non-judicial, or any other proceeding, in law, or in equity or under any statute, or otherwise, against the Property or any of its property, in any Court, agency, tribunal, or elsewhere, or before any arbitrator, or otherwise by any creditor, stockholder, corporation, partnership or any other person, or the levy of any attachment, execution or other process upon or against the Property, or the taking or attempting to take into possession the Property, or the cancellation at any time during the Receivership proceeding herein of any insurance policy, lease or other contract with respect to the Property, by any of such parties as aforesaid, other than the Receiver designated as aforesaid, or the tenn:ination of telephone, electric, gas or other utility service to the Property, by any public utility, without prior approval thereof from this Honorable Court, in which connection said Receiver shall be entitled to prior notice and an opportunity to be heard, are hereby restrained and enjoined until further Order of this Court. 9. That a summons, copy of the Petition, and this Order Appointing a Temporary Receiver shall be served upon the owners of record and the Defendant named herein, and upon any other interested party or mortgagee of title record by personal service, residence service or service by certified mail pursuant to Rule 4 of the Superior Court Rules of Civil Procedure returnable to the Providence Housing Court sitting at Providence, Rhode Island on May 25, 2016 at 12:00 p.m., at which time and place this cause is set down for Hearing. At the Hearing the Court shall address and consider: a.The issue of whether the Property or any improvement or building thereon is/are abandoned and either is in a dangerous or unsafe condition or is otherwise in violation of any ordinance or regulation concerning minimum housing standards as required under RIGL � 34-44-3; b.That, at such Hearing, if the Court shall find that the building is either abandoned or a nuisance as set forth in RIGL� 34-44-3, the Court shall determine whether the owner of the building has been afforded reasonable opportunity to begin correcting the dangerous or unsafe condition found or to begin eliminating the violation found and has refused or failed to do so as required per RIGL � 34-44-4; c.That, at such Hearing, consistent with the provisions of RIGL � 34-44-4(a), the owner of record and any other interested party or mortgagee or lien holder of titled record shall be permitted to appear and show cause why a Permanent Receiver should not be appointed to perform any work and to furnish any material that reasonably may be required to abate abandonment and/or the public nuisance; d.That, at such Hearing, if the Temporary Receiver or Petitioner City of Providence shall present evidence of abandonment or public nuisance as defined in RIGL � 34-44-1 et. seq., the owner of record and any interested party of record or mortgagee shall be offered the opportunity to undertake the work and furnish the materials as are necessary to abate the public nuisance as required and consistent within RIGL � 34-44-4(b) and (c); and e.That whether a Permanent Receiver ought to be appointed, pursuant to the provisions of RIGL � 34-44-4(c), and, if so, whether the person selected to serve as receiver has complied with � 34-44-4(c). 10. In addition to the aforementioned notice, the Temporary Receiver shall give Notice of the pendency of the Petition herein by publishing this Order Appointing Temporary Receiver once in The Providence Journal on or before May 18, 2016, so long as the Receiver's Bond has been filed, which shall satisfy the notice requirement of RIGL � 34-44-3, and the Temporary Receiver shall give further notice by posting notice of this Order on a conspicuous part of the Respondent in rem Property. ENTERED as an Order of this Court this 22nd day of April, 2016. ENTERED: Chief Judge Lynette Labinger BY ORDER: Christine McCoy Clerk, Providence Housing Court Presented By: Sean Creegan (#8829) City Of Providence 444 Westminster Street, 2nd Floor Providence, RI 02903 Phone: (401) 680-5385 Fax: (401) 680-5520 Email: screegan@providenceri.com
Published: 5/5/2016
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND COURT PROVIDENCE HOUSING CITY OF PROVIDENCE C.A. No. 2016-15(r) CITY OF PROVIDENCE Petitioner v. ONE PARCEL OF REAL ESTATE COMMONLY KNOWN AS 120 CAMDEN AVENUE, PROVIDENCE, RI 02908 AND LOCATED AT PLAT: 69 LOT: 656 AN IN REM RESPONDENT, AND DOROTHY FORD, AN INDIVIDUAL Respondents ORDER APPOINTING TEMPORARY RECEIVER This cause came on to be heard upon the Petitioner's Petition for Appointment of a Temporary Receiver and, upon consideration thereof, the Court makes the following findings: FINDINGS OF FACT 1.That notice pursuant to Rhode Island General Law � 34-44-3 was properly given to the owner of record of the Property Respondent; 2.That the Petitioner, City of Providence, has established to the satisfaction of this Court that the Property, identified as Respondent, 120 Camden Avenue, Providence, RI 02908, assessor's plat: 69 lot: 656 is abandoned and a public nuisance under � 34-44-1 et. seq.; 3.That the titled owner(s) of record have been afforded notice and failed to show cause that they could or would abate the abandonment or public nuisance. Whereby it is ORDERED. ADJUDGED AND DECREED 1. That Stephen Del Sesto, Esq. of Providence, Rhode Island be and hereby is appointed as Temporary Receiver (the "Receiver") of the in rem Respondent named in the above case caption, (hereinafter the "Property'') to maintain the status quo, consistent with this order pending a further hearing to determine whether to appoint a Receiver under RIGL � 34- 44-4 et. seq. 2. That said Temporary Receiver shall, no later than five (5) days from the date hereof; file a bond in the sum of $10,000 with any surety company authorized to do business in the State of Rhode Island as surety thereon, conditioned that the Receiver will well and truly perform the duties of said office and duly account for all monies and property which may come into the Receiver's hands and abide by and perfonn all things which the Receiver will be directed to do by this Court. 3. That said Receiver is authorized to take possession and charge of the Property and assets of the Property, to collect the debts and Property belonging to it and to preserve the same until further order of this Court. 4. That said Receiver is authorized, until further Order of this Court, upon application ex parte to the Court, to borrow money from time to time, to insure the Property for casualty and liability and be granted a lien for any and all expenditures, including the costs of advertising and service and notice as set forth further herein, all in accordance with the authority authorized pursuant to RIGL � 34-44-6 and 34-44-8, and to engage employees and assistants, clerical or otherwise, and to do and perfonn or cause to be done and performed all other acts and things as are appropriate in and on the premises. 5. That the Receiver shall receive Court approval, ex parte, prior to engaging any professionals, including but not limited to brokers, accountants, financial analysts, or counsel other than the Receiver or his firm. 6. That, pursuant to and in compliance with Rhode Island Supreme Court Executive Order No. 95-01, this Court finds that the designation of the afore described person for appointment as Receiver is warranted and required because of the Receiver's specialized expertise. 7. That the commencement, prosecution, or continuance of the prosecution of any action, suit, arbitration proceeding, hearing, or any foreclosure, reclamation or repossession proceeding, both judicial and non-judicial, or any other proceeding, in law, or in equity or under any statute, or otherwise, against the Property or any of its property, in any Court, agency, tribunal, or elsewhere, or before any arbitrator, or otherwise by any creditor, stockholder, corporation, partnership or any other person, or the levy of any attachment, execution or other process upon or against the Property, or the taking or attempting to take into possession the Property, or the cancellation at any time during the Receivership proceeding herein of any insurance policy, lease or other contract with respect to the Property, by any of such parties as aforesaid, other than the Receiver designated as aforesaid, or the termination of telephone, electric, gas or other utility service to the Property, by any public utility, without prior approval thereof from this Honorable Court, in which connection said Receiver shall be entitled to prior notice and an opportunity to be heard, are hereby restrained and enjoined until further Order of this Court. 8. That a summons, copy of the Petition, and this Order Appointing a Temporary Receiver shall be served upon the owners of record and the Defendant named herein, and upon any other interested party or mortgagee of title record by personal service, residence service or service by certified mail pursuant to Rule 4 of the Superior Court Rules of Civil Procedure returnable to the Providence Housing Court sitting at Providence, Rhode Island on May 25, 2016 at 12:00 p.m., at which time and place this cause is set down for Hearing. At the Hearing the Court shall address and consider: a. The issue of whether the Property or any improvement or building thereon is/are abandoned and either is in a dangerous or unsafe condition or is otherwise in violation of any ordinance or regulation concerning minimum housing standards as required under RIGL � 34-44-3; b. That, at such Hearing, if the Court shall find that the building is either abandoned or a nuisance as set forth in RIGL� 34-44-3, the Court shall determine whether the owner of the building has been afforded reasonable opportunity to begin correcting the dangerous or unsafe condition found or to begin eliminating the violation found and has refused or failed to do so as required per RIGL � 34-44-4; c. That, at such Hearing, consistent with the provisions of RIGL � 34-44- 4(a), the owner of record and any other interested party or mortgagee or lien holder of titled record shall be permitted to appear and show cause why a Permanent Receiver should not be appointed to perform any work and to furnish any material that reasonably may be required to abate abandonment and/or the public nuisance; d. That, at such hearing, if the Temporary Receiver or Petitioner City of Providence shall present evidence of abandonment or public nuisance as defined in RIGL � 34-44-1 et. seq., the owner of record and any interested party of record or mortgagee shall be offered the opportunity to undertake the work and furnish the materials as are necessary to abate the public nuisance as rquired and consistent within RIGL � 34-44-4(b) and (c); and e. That whether a Permanent Receiver ought to be appointed, pursuant to the provisions of RIGL � 34-44-4(c), and, if so, whether the person selected to serve as receiver has complied with � 34-44-4(c). 9. In addition to the aforementioned notice,the Temporary Receiver shall give Notice of the pendency of the Petition herein by publishing this Order Appointing Temporary Receiver once in The Providence Journal on or before August 6, 2015, so long as the Receiver's Bond has been filed, which shall satisfy the notice requirement of RIGL � 34-44-3, and fue Temporary Receiver shall give further notice by posting notice of this Order on a conspicuous part of the Respondent in rem Property. ENTERED as an Order of this Court this 21st of April, 2016. ENTERED: Chief Judge Lynette Labinger BY ORDER: Christine McCoy Clerk, Providence Housing Court Presented By: Sean Creegan City of Providence 444 Westminster Street, 2nd Floor Providence, RI 02903 Phone: (401) 680-5385 Fax: (401) 680-5520 . Email: screegan@providenceri.com
Published: 5/5/2016
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONEMENTAL MANAGEMENT OFFICE OF WASTE MANAGEMENT NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT HEARING ON A HAZARDOUS WASTE MANAGEMENT FACILITY PERMIT In accordance with 23-19.1-10 of the Rhode Island General Laws, the Department of Environmental management ("Department") announces its intent to issue a permit to Northland Environmental Services, LLC, at 275 Allens Avenue, Providence, Rhode Island to operate a hazardous waste treatment and storage facility ("facility"). Northland Environmental Services, LLC. currently operates a facility at the location. A public informational workshop on this facility's permit application will be held in Room 300 of DEM headquarters at 235 Promenade Street, Providence, RI on May 13, 2016 at 10AM. A public hearing on this facility's permit application will be held at the same location on July 6, 2016 at 10AM. Following the public hearing, the Department will continue to accept written comments from all interested parties on the application for an additional thirty (30) days following the close of the hearing, at the following address: Department of Environmental Management, Office of Waste Management, 235 Promenade Street, Providence, RI 02908. (401)222-2797. Attention: Yan Li The Department's final decision on the application will be made within ninety (90) days after the close of the public comment period. The DEM headquarters is accessible to the handicapped. The DEM will provide interpreter service to the hearing impaired, provided that a request for this service is made in writing to the above address or by calling 222-2797 at least forty-eight hours prior to the hearing. Date: 4-28-16 Leo Hellested, P.E. Chief Office of Waste Management
Published: 5/4/2016
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS SUPERIOR COURT MECHANICS' LIEN FOR ADVERTISING Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court. April 25, 2016 Civil Action File Number PM-2016-1723 Petitioner(s) AAA SPRINKLER COMPANY, INC. Respondent(s) AJAY LAND CO. The Petitioner(s) has filed a petition in equity in the Superior Court representing that the Respondent(s) is indebted to the Petitioner(s) in the sum of $ 7,000.00 ,including interest according to the amount filed with the petition, for materials furnished, and work and labor performed in the construction, erection, and reparation of a certain building belonging to the Respondent(s) situated in the city or town of Providence upon the lot(s) of land owned by the Respondent(s) in fee simple, bounded and described as follows: That certain lot of land with all the buildings and improvements thereon, situated in the City of Providence, State of Rhode Island, laid out and designated as Lots 30 and 31, on Assessor's Plat 27, according to the Tax Assessor, City of Providence, which property is located at 295 Harris Avenue, Building 2. The Petitioner(s) claim a lien for the sum above, with interest and costs, and request that said lien be enforced against the land and building listed above, and against the right, title, and interest that the Respondent(s) as the owner thereof, had in and to the same at the time said Petitioner's lien accrued thereon, and attached thereto, and that the same may be sold to satisfy said claim of the Petitioner(s), and all other accounts and demands for which the same is pledged and liable by Title 34, Chapter 28 of the General Laws of 1956 and any amendments thereto. Notice is hereby given to all persons having a lien by virtue of said Title and Chapter of the General Laws and the amendments thereto, a mortgage or an attachment, or any other claim on all or any part of said property, respond, if they shall see fit, before the Superior Court at Providence within the County of Providence, on the 20th day of MAY, 2016 and make out their demands against the same. /s/ SUSAN M DIGGINS, SUPERVISORY Clerk
Published: 5/4/2016
Notice of Public Hearing for Preliminary Plan Stage of Development Providence City Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing Major Land Development Project Proposed Mixed Use Redevelopment Project at 249 Thayer Street Comision de Planeamiento de la Cuidad de Providence Aviso de la audiencia p�blica Principal Proyecto de Desarrollo de terreno Proyecto mezclado propuesto del reconstrucci�n del uso en la Calle de 249 Thayer Pursuant to Section 1904 of the Providence Zoning Ordinance, as amended, and Sections 504 and 805 of the Providence Development Review Regulations, notice is hereby given that the City Plan Commission will hold a public hearing in the 1st Floor Meeting Room of the Joseph Doorley Municipal Building, 444 Westminster St., Providence, Rhode Island 02903 on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 4:45 PM. The purpose of the hearing is to provide information to the public and to receive public comment as part of the Commission's review of a proposed major land development project. This proposal consists of demolishing an existing building at 249 Thayer Street to construct a new five story building with sidewalk improvements and new utility service. The new building will provide for a mix of uses including a retail, offices and residential. The applicant is proposing a building height of 57 feet and will be seeking a dimensional adjustment from the 50 foot, four story height limit in the C-2 zone. Individuals requesting interpreter services must notify the Department of Planning and Development at 401-680-8400, 48 hours in advance of the hearing date. Individuos que requieren servicio de interpretaci�n deben notificar al Departamento de Planificaci�n y Desarrollo al 401-680-8400, 48 horas antes de la fecha de la audiencia. Christine West, Chair City Plan Commission Jorge Elorza, Mayor City of Providence
Published: 5/3/2016
PROVIDENCE CITY PLAN COMMISSION NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING MAJOR LAND DEVELOPMENT PROJECT FOR PROPOSED OFFICE BUILDINGS AND ASSOCIATED PARKING AT 303 WEST RIVER STREET (ASSESSORS PLAT 74 LOT 399) AND 200 CORLISS STREET (ASSESSORS PLAT 74 LOT 379) COMISION DE PLANEAMIENTO DE LA CIUDAD DE PROVIDENCE ANUNCIO DE AUDIENCIA P�BLICA PROYECTO DE DESARROLLO DE IMPORTANTES PARA CONSTRUCCI�N DE OFICINAS PROPUESTA Y APARCAMIENTO ASOCIADO EN 303 CALLE DE WEST RIVER (EL PLANO 74, TERRENO 399) Y 200 CALLE DE CORLISS (EL PLANO 74, TERRENO 379) Pursuant to Section 1904 of the Providence Zoning Ordinance, as amended, and Sections 504.5 and 805 of the Providence Development Review Regulations, notice is hereby given that the City Plan Commission will hold a public hearing in the 1st Floor Auditorium of the Joseph Doorley Municipal Building at 444 Westminster Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02903 on May 17, 2016 at 4:45 p.m. The purpose of the hearing is to provide information to the public and to receive public comment as part of the Commission's review and Preliminary Plan approval process of a proposed major land development project. The project consists of two (2) phases in which the described properties will each be developed with a three (3) story office building and associated parking. It is proposed that Lot 399 will be developed to provide approximately 25,000 sq. ft. of office space and approximately 89 parking spaces, and Lot 379 will be developed with approximately 57,000 sq. ft. of office space and approximately 194 parking spaces. The Applicant is requesting a Waiver from Section 506.2 of the Development Review Regulations, pursuant to Section 807, specifically, the applicant is requesting a Waiver from the requirement to provide written confirmation of compliance from appropriate agencies, including the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management, Narragansett Bay Commission and Providence Water. The Applicant is requesting that said written confirmation of compliance be provided as part of Final Plan Review. INDIVIDUALS REQUESTING INTERPRETER SERVICES MUST NOTIFY THE DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT AT 401-680-8400, 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE OF THE HEARING DATE. INDIVIDUOS QUE REQUIEREN SERVICIO DE INTERPRETACION DEBEN NOTIFICAR AL DEPARTAMENTO DE PLANIFACACION Y DESARROLLO AL 401-680-8400, 48 HORAS ANTES DE LA FECHA DE LA AUDIENCIA. Christine West, Chair City Plan Commission Jorge O. Elorza, Mayor City of Providence
Published: 5/3/2016
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS DIVISION OF PUBLIC UTILITIES AND CARRIERS 89 Jefferson Boulevard Warwick, Rhode Island 02888 HEARING NOTICE Pursuant to the provisions of Chapters 39-12-7, 39-14.1-4 of the General Laws of Rhode Island, the Division of Public Utilities and Carriers, Motor Carriers Division, hereby gives notice that it will conduct hearings into the applications listed below at the times and dates specified. The hearing will take place at 89 Jefferson Boulevard, Warwick, Rhode Island in the Division hearing room. The Applicant must appear in person. Anyone wishing to protest an application must do so in accordance with the Division Rules of Practice and Procedure. Anyone seeking Intervener status for any hearing described above must file a Motion to Intervene in that matter, in writing, with the Division within seven (7) calendar days after the date Notice was given to the public by legal notice in The Providence Journal. The Motion must conform to the requirements of Rule 17 of the Division's Rules of Practice and Procedure (available on the Division's web site). May 18, 2016 9:30 a.m. 16 MC 113 Grace Transportation Services, LLC, 28 Borah St., North Providence, RI 02904, is requesting authority to operate as a public motor vehicle pursuant to RIGL 39-14.1-4. May 18, 2016 10:00 a.m. 16 MC 112 Auto Rescue Towing & Transport, LLC, 10 Augusta Ave., North Providence, RI 02904, seeks operating authority in the transportation of motor vehicles by drive-away, tow-away method over irregular routes throughout Rhode Island pursuant to RIGL 39-12-7. Melissa Daley, Clerk Motor Carriers Division
Published: 5/3/2016
TOWN OF SMITHFIELD COLLECTOR'S SALE OF ESTATES FOR TAXES AND/OR ASSESSMENTS DUE AND UNPAID The undersigned Treasurer of the Town of Smithfield hereby gives notice that he will sell at public auction to the highest bidder in the Council Chambers, Town Hall, 64 Farnum Pike, Smithfield, RI on the 25th of May 2016 at 10:00AM, the various parcels of real estate or so much as may be necessary to pay the taxes and assessments which constitute a lien thereon as set forth in the original advertisement of the April 26, 2016 issue of the Providence Journal, to which reference is hereby made. Property upon which taxes and assessments have been paid since the advertisement first appeared will not, of course, be included in the sale. An updated listing is available at www.srnithfieldri.com. TERMS: CASH/ CERTIFIED CHECK RANDY R. ROSSI, TAX COLLECTOR/ FINANCE DIRECTOR
Published: 5/3/2016
WEST WARWICK PUBLIC SCHOOLS INVITATION TO BID Exterior Door Replacement - West Warwick Public Schools The West Warwick School Committee solicits bids for the above. Specifications are available in person as of Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at West Warwick Public Schools, Property Service Department, 20 Junior Street, West Warwick, RI 02893 between the hours of 8:00 am and 3:00 pm or by calling (401) 822-8443. Sealed bids will be received until 1:00 pm on Friday, May 20, 2016 at the West Warwick Public Schools Administration Building, 10 Harris Avenue, West Warwick at which time bids will be opened publicly. The West Warwick School Committee reserves the right to reject any or all bids. Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must notify the Business Office at 401-821-3010 no later than two business days prior to the bid opening.
Published: 5/3/2016
NARRAGANSETT BAY COMMISSION FIELDS POINT FINAL CLARIFIER AND MISCELLANEOUS IMPROVEMENTS CONTRACT 130.00C NOTICE TO BIDDERS Separate sealed Bids for Fields Point Final Clarifier and Miscellaneous Improvements Contract 130.00C, addressed to the Narragansett Bay Commission will be received at the Narragansett Bay Commission, NBC Corporate Office Building, 1 Service Road, Providence, RI 02905, until 2:00 PM prevailing time on June 1, 2016 at which time and place the bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. Award will be on the basis of the lowest responsive, responsible and eligible bidder. The bidder must submit a copy of their bids for public inspection upon the opening of the bids. The work generally consists removing and replacing the final clarifier mechanisms in three final clarifiers, furnishing and installing fiberglass density current baffles in three final clarifiers, furnishing and installing launder covers in nine final clarifiers, removing and replacing stainless steel pipe in the Gravity Thickener Pumping Station, removing and replacing two HVAC roof top units, constructing a grit storage area clearing, grubbing and removing vegetation and replace it with rip rap, connecting Plant Water to the Carbon Feed Facility, replacing concrete stairs with aluminum stairs, making various concrete repairs and other appurtenant work. Each Bidder shall agree to fully complete the Project, including all punch list items, within 730 consecutive calendar days from the date stipulated in the Notice-to-Proceed to commence "Work". Each Bidder further agrees to pay delay damages as specified in the Agreement. The Contract Documents may be examined at the following location: Narragansett Bay Commission Corporate Office Building 1 Service Road Providence, RI 02905 The Contract Documents may be obtained for no charge at: https://www.submittalexchange.com/bid/FieldsPointWWTF/PublicPlanRoom. Each BID shall be accompanied by a bid deposit in the amount of 5 percent of the Total Bid Price. This bid security shall be in the form and subject to the conditions provided in the Information for Bidders. Successful bidder must furnish 100 percent Performance Bond and 100 percent Payment Bond. Attention of Bidders is particularly referred to the State requirements as to conditions of employment to be observed and wage rates to be paid under the Contract as on file in the Rhode Island Department of Labor, Office of the Director. All terms, conditions, and provisions of Chapters 12 and 13 of Title 37, General Laws of Rhode Island, 1956 as amended, shall apply to all bidders, and the provisions of said Chapters 12 and 13 of Title 37, General Laws of Rhode Island, 1956, as amended, are incorporated herein by reference thereto. The Bidder's attention is called to the Equal Opportunity Clause and the Standard Federal Equal Employment Opportunity Construction Contract Specifications set forth herein. This project is subject to Chapter 37-14.1 of the Rhode Island General Laws and regulations promulgated there under, which require that ten percent (10%) of the dollar value of work performed on the project be performed by minority and/or women's business enterprises. The successful Bidder will be required to provide the maximum practicable opportunity to small and minority business enterprises to participate in this Contract. Bidders on this work will be required to comply with the President's Executive Order No. 11246 and amendments or supplements to the Executive Order and EPA Form 5720-4. 1. The Bidder's attention is called to the "Equal Opportunity Clause" and the "Standard Federal Equal Employment Specifications" set forth herein. 2. The goals and timetables for minority and female participation, expressed in percentage terms for the Contractor's aggregate workforce in each trade on all construction work in the covered area, are as follows: Timetables Goals for minority Goals for female participation participation for each trade in each trade 3.0% 6.9% These goals are applicable to all the Contractor's construction work (whether or not it is federal or federally assisted) performed in the covered area. If the contractor performs construction work in a geographical area located outside of the covered area, it shall apply the goals established for such geographical area where the work is actually performed. With regard to this second area, the contractor also is subject to the goals for both its federally involved and nonfederally involved construction. The Contractor's compliance with the Executive Order and regulations in 41 CFR Part 60-4 shall be based on its implementation of the Equal Opportunity Clause, specific affirmative action obligations required by the specifications set forth in 41 CFR 60-4.3(a) and its efforts to meet the goals established for the geographical area where the contract resulting from this solicitation is to be performed. The hours of minority and female employment and training must be substantially uniform throughout the length of the contract, and in each trade, and the contractor shall make a good faith effort to employ minorities and women evenly on each of its projects. The transfer of minority or female employees or trainees from Contractor to Contractor or from project to project for the sole purpose of meeting the Contractor's goals shall be a violation of the contract, the Executive Order and the regulations in 41 CFR Part 60-4. Compliance with the goals will be measured against the total work hours performed. 3. The Contractor shall provide written notification to the Director of the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs within 10 working days of award of any construction subcontract in excess of $10,000 at any tier for construction work under the contract resulting from this solicitation. The notification shall list the name, address and telephone number of the subcontractor; employer identification number of the subcontractor; estimated dollar amount of the subcontract; estimated starting and completion dates of the subcontract; and the geographical area in which the contract is to performed. 4. As used in this Notice, and in the contract resulting from this solicitation, the "covered area" is Providence, Rhode Island in Providence County. No Bidder may withdraw his bid within 90-calendar days after the actual date of the openings thereof. The Owner reserves the right to waive any informality and/or to reject any or all bids. A pre-bid conference will be held at 10:00 a.m. on May 18, 2016 at the NBC Corporate Office Building, 1 Service Road, Providence, RI. The meeting place is accessible. There will be a site visit to the facility immediately following the pre-bid conference. Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must notify the Narragansett Bay Commission office at (401) 461-8848/TDD (401) 461-6549, at least 72 hours in advance of the meeting date.
Published: 5/2/2016
Notice of Public Hearing for Preliminary Plan Stage of Development Providence City Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing Major Land Development 93 Cranston Street, Providence, RI Comisi�n de Planeamiento de la Ciudad de Providence Notificaci�n de Audiencia P�blica Principal Proyecto de Desarrollo de Terreno La 93 de la Cranston, Providence, RI Pursuant to Section 1904 of the Providence Zoning Ordinance, as amended, and Sections 503.5 and 805 of the Providence Development Review Regulations, notice is hereby given that the City Plan Commission (CPC) will hold a public hearing in the 1st Floor Meeting Room of the Joseph Doorley Municipal Building, 444 Westminster St., Providence, Rhode Island 02903 on Tuesday, May 17, at 4:45 PM. The purpose of the hearing is to provide information to the public and to receive public comment as part of the Commission's review of a proposed major land development project. This proposal consists of a mixed-use project, consisting of construction of two buildings with 39 rental apartments and 8,000 square feet of commercial space to be built on a certain tract of land at 93 Cranston Street, Providence, RI. Individuals requesting interpreter services must notify the Department of Planning and Development at 401-680-8400, 48 hours in advance of the hearing date. Individuos que requieren servicio de interpretaci�n deben notificar al Departamento de Planificaci�n y Desarrollo al 401-680-8400, 48 horas antes de la fecha de la audiencia. Christine West, Chair City Plan Commission Jorge Elorza, Mayor City of Providence
Published: 5/2/2016
PUBLIC AUCTION LEGAL NOTICE: Form of notice under Rhode Island General Laws 31-22, 13-18. TO: Vilma Vaccaro of 940 Quaker Lane #1408, Warwick, RI 02886 A public auction will be held at Nicks Auto Body & Radiator Works, Inc., 44 Bradford Street, Providence, RI 02903 on May 6th, 2016 at 10:00 AM. The Vehicle a 2005 Toyota Corolla color Red. Vin# 2Tl BR32EX5C445285 belonging to the above. By it's agent Richard Leone, 44 Bradford Street Providence, RI 02903, (401) 421-0993.
Published: 5/2/2016
PUBLIC HEARING TOWN OF WARREN 2016 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT The Town of Warren will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, May 10 in the Town Hall Council Chambers, 514 Main Street, Warren, RI, incorporated within the Town Council's regularly scheduled meeting which begins at 7:00 pm, for obtaining comment from citizens, either written or oral, on community development and housing needs for the following proposed activities under consideration for submittal to the State of Rhode Island 2016 Community Development Block Grant Application: Please address comments and questions to: Kate Michaud, Warren Town Planner, mail: 514 Main Street, Warren, RI, phone: (401) 245-2469, email: kmichaud@townofwarren-ri.gov . 1 Public Facilities 305 Census Tract Infrastructure $150,000 2 Public Facilities 305 Census Tract Fa�ade Improvements $50,000 3 Public Facilities AED's (Jamiel's & Burr's Hill Park) $7,000 4 Public Services Northeast Organic Farming Association $10,000 Community Farm Program 5 Economic Development Hope & Main Matching Grants $110,000* 6 Affordable Housing Looking Upwards $15,000* Affordable Housing Preservation / Rehab 7 Affordable Housing East Bay Community Action Program $51,000* Affordable Housing Preservation / Rehab 8 Public Services Cornerstone Adult Services, Inc $5,000 (regional administration) 9 Other Local Administration $25,000 * Activities above the Town's application cap of $250,000 Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must notify the Town Clerk's Office at least forty -eight (48) hours prior to the meeting. 401-245-7340 (voice) or "via RI Relay 1 -800-745-555" (TTY).
Published: 5/2/2016
Rhode Island Commerce Corporation Request for Proposals for Tax Accountant The RI Commerce Corporation (Corporation) seeks a vendor to assist in evaluating and structuring real estate projects related to tax credits, tax incremental financing and other economic incentive programs. Interested firms may secure a copy of this RFP at www.commerceri.com or www.purchasing.ri.gov or from the Corporation, 315 Iron Horse Way, Suite 101, Providence, RI 02908. Proposals must be submitted to the Corporation no later than 2:00pm on Thursday, May 12, 2016. No phone calls or late submissions will be accepted.
Published: 5/2/2016
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS FAMILY COURT JUVENILE CLERK'S OFFICE ADVERTISEMENT FAMILY COURT PROVIDENCE COUNTY April 18, 2016 NOTICE TO: FREDDY RIVERA and any & all parties in interest IN RE: RAMON NELSON CORDERO BORN ON: May 25, 2013 PETITION NUMBER: PSP-16-000002 CASE NUMBER: 16-0265-1 A Petition has been filed in the Rhode Island Family Court to terminate your parental; rights. That Petition is scheduled for hearing on the Fifth Floor at the Family Court, ONE DORRANCE PLAZA, PROVIDENCE, RI 02903 on May 31, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. If you do not appear on the 31st of May, 2016, an Order will enter terminating your parental rights to this child. Ronald J. Pagliarini Administrator/Clerk
Published: 5/2/2016
State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations Office of the Clerk of the Family Court Providence, SC P20160674 WHEREAS, ALBERT MONTEIRO of Providence, in the County of Providence, Rhode Island, has filed a Complaint in said office demanding a divorce from Stacey Monteiro, PURSUANT TO R.I.G.L. 15-5-16,1, AND ALL OTHER RELIEF AS THIS COURT MAY DEEM JUST. Now, therefore, you the said Defendant, are hereby summoned to answer, if you shall see fit, before the Family Court, to be held in Providence within the County of Rhode Island on the 27th day of May, 2016, then and there to answer to said Complaint and that FAILURE TO APPEAR WILL RESULT IN DEFAULT AND DEFENDANT WILL BE DENIED ALIMONY. Witness this Seal of the FAMILY COURT at Providence this 19th day of April, A.D. 2016. Ronald J. Pagliarini Administrator/Clerk
Published: 5/2/2016
PUBLIC NOTICE: Roadway Utility Work Project: Kent Country Water Authority (KCWA) 2015A Infrastructure Improvements Improvements Water System Main Replacements Warwick and West Warwick, RI Locations: Warwick & West Warwick Start Date: May 2016 Finish Date: November 2016 Description: Water main construction will begin in Warwick & West Warwick on the following streets: Commonwealth Ave, Wakefield Ave and Orchard Ave Some customers will receive temporary water service for a short time during the construction. Traffic will be detoured for portions of the water work. Motorists are advised to follow detour sign pattern and police detail officers to avoid construction areas. Normal two-lane traffic flow will be established during off construction hours. Call C.B. Utility Company, Inc. 253-9277 if you have any questions.
Published: 4/30/2016
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS The Housing Authority of the City of Woonsocket, Rhode Island invites proposals for Lead Inspection Services for our 578 family units. Proposals will be received until 2:00 p.m., June 1, 2016 at the Woonsocket Housing Authority, Attn: Susan Castrataro, 679 Social Street, Woonsocket, RI 02895. The RFP package will be available on line at www.woonsockethousing.org in Bid Opportunities under the Procurement heading. Questions regarding this RFP may be directed to Susan Castrataro at Scastrataro@woonsockethousing.org. Christine O'Connor Executive Director An Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Employer TDD 1-800-745-6575
Published: 4/30/2016
CHANGE OF NAME In the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania: GD-16-5864. In re: Petition of Marissa Cortese on behalf of Julianna Rose Marmanidis, for change of name to Julianna Rose Cortese. To all persons interested: Notice is hereby given that an order of said Court authorized the filing of said petition and fixed Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at 9:45 a.m. as the time and the Motions Room, City-County Bldg., Pittsburgh, PA 15219, as the place for a hearing, when and where all persons may show cause, if any they have, why said name should not be changed as prayed for. Rebecca A. Myers, Gentile Horoho & Avalli, 310 Grant Street, Suite 1000, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, Ph: 4122619900, Attorney for Petitioner.
Published: 4/29/2016
INVITATION TO BID FOR STRATEGIC PLANNING SERVICES The Cumberland School Department is accepting sealed bids for Strategic Planning Services. Bids for Strategic Planning Services are due at the Business Office of the Cumberland School Department, 2602 Mendon Road by May 13, 2016 at 10:30 AM. Bids received after that time will be returned to the sender. All bids will be publicly opened and read at that time. Three copies of the proposal should be submitted in a sealed envelope, labeled Strategic Planning Services. The School Committee reserves the right to reject any or all proposals, to waive irregularities in any proposal or to accept any bids or to accept that proposal deemed in the best interest of the Cumberland School Department. CUMBERLAND SCHOOL COMMITTEE Lisa Beaulieu Chairman
Published: 4/29/2016
INVITATION TO BID FOSS SCIENCE KITS The Cumberland School Department is accepting sealed bids for the purchase of FOSS SCIENCE KITS. Bids for the purchase of FOSS SCIENCE KITS are due at the Business Office of the Cumberland School Department, 2602 Mendon Road by May 13, 2016 at 10:00 AM. Bids received after that time will be returned to the sender. All bids will be publicly opened and read at that time. Bids for the purchase of FOSS SCIENCE KITS should be placed in a sealed envelope and labeled FOSS SCIENCE KITS. Specifications are available at the Business Office, Cumberland School Department, 2602 Mendon Road, between the hours of 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. The School Committee reserves the right to reject any or all proposals, to waive irregularities in any proposal or to accept any bids or to accept that proposal deemed in the best interest of the Cumberland School Department. Individuals requesting interpreter services for hearing impaired must request such service forty eight (48) hours in advance of this scheduled opening. CUMBERLAND SCHOOL COMMITTEE Lisa Beaulieu Chairman
Published: 4/29/2016