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    Wednesday, February 03 2016
    GPCC statement on Governor Raimondo's FY 17 budget proposal: Building on the momentum achieved by the administration and the General Assembly in 2015, Governor Raimondo has crafted a budget to further bolster our competitiveness and create more opportunities for Rhode Islanders. The Governor’s budget proposal addresses many of the issues the Chamber has identified as critical to the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Political, Press Release
    Tuesday, February 02 2016
    OP-ED Scott Wolf and Laurie White: Efficient mass transit can boost R.I. economy Published in the Providence Journal on February 1, 2016 Read the entire article To have a successful mass transit system you have to correctly answer a simple question: Does it get people where they need to go, when they need to get there, conveniently, safely and affordably? Right now, Rhode Islanders’ answer ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic
    Tuesday, February 02 2016
    The GPCC and AAA Travel are pleased to present an exclusive pricing offer to chamber members interested in taking a tour of Italy in 2016. Enjoy eight days experiencing world-renowned destinations, including: Milan, Florence, Venice, Rome and more. Download the full brochure.
    Categories: Chamber
    Monday, February 01 2016
    CBRE/New England hosted their annual Real Estate Market Outlook on January 12. Good news on the real estate front. The office market is rebounding. Rents have increased across all classes. Class A rents in downtown Providence are $31.05/sf and there is an 11.1% vacancy rate. In the industrial market, vacancies are down to the lowest recorded level in 15 years at 4.3% and 1.9 million square feet ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Monday, February 01 2016
    Get ready for more cranes in the downtown Providence skyline. As foreshadowed at the GPCC’s Annual Meeting in November, the developers who signaled their intent to build a transformational life sciences complex on five acres of land in the city’s knowledge and innovation district have taken a significant step forward by signing a purchase and sale agreement with the I-195 ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Monday, January 25 2016
    Register now for your exclusive member offer! Organizations need to continually innovate to remain competitive, relevant and successful. But as any business leader knows, discovering ways to actually innovate and thrive is not easy. It takes a fresh perspective and new ways of thinking. That is why the Rhode Island School of Design's Executive Education studio and the Greater Providence ...read more
    Categories: Chamber