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New Format at Community Meetings to Promote Public Engagement

First meeting to be held on April 4th, at 6:00 pm at Baldwin School

Pawtucket –In an effort to promote more resident engagement, Mayor Grebien has announced a revised format to the community meetings taking place this year. The first of the series will be held on Thursday, April 4th at 6:00 pm at Baldwin School.

“We want to increase public engagement as we go out into the community,” said Mayor Donald R. Grebien. “There is a great opportunity to have a two way dialogue. The new format will allow us to listen to our residents and have real conversations in a less tutorial setting .”

Past community meetings have consisted of a presentation from various departments followed by a brief question and answer period. The new format, successfully used by experts across the country, will allow you the residents to discuss issues in a focused setting.

The full schedule can be seen below.

2019 Community Meeting Schedule

  • April 4, 6:00 p.m., Baldwin School, 50 Whitman Street
  • June 11, 6:00 p.m., Varieur School, 486 Pleasant Street
  • September 12, 6:00 p.m., Fallon School, 62 Lincoln Avenue
  • September 26, 6:00 p.m., Nathanael Greene School, 285 Smithfield Ave.
  • October 15, 6:00 p.m., Goff Jr, High School, 974 Newport Avenue
  • November 7, 6:00 p.m., Flora S. Curtis School, 582 Benefit Street

If you have any questions, please contact the Mayor’s Office at 401-728-0500 ext. 281.


For Immediate Release
April 1
, 2019
Contact: Wil Arboleda
401-728-0500 ext. 358


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