Colin Kane http://ripr.org en Colin Kane, Director Of The I-195 Commission On Progress Made, And The Future Of The Land http://ripr.org/post/colin-kane-director-i-195-commission-progress-made-and-future-land <p>Proposals are in for developments that could go up on acres of land opening up for redevelopment in downtown Providence.&nbsp; The land was freed up by a major highway project that involved moving I-195.&nbsp; Rhode Island Public Radio's Elisabeth Harrison sat down with Colin Kane, the director of the I-195 Commission.&nbsp; The group has been charged with overseeing the development of the land.&nbsp; Kane discussed the progress made since the project broke ground about a year ago, and where they hope to go.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 28 May 2014 15:25:05 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 34284 at http://ripr.org Colin Kane, Director Of The I-195 Commission On Progress Made, And The Future Of The Land RI ACLU Says I-195 Commission Should Err On The Side Of Transparency http://ripr.org/post/ri-aclu-says-i-195-commission-should-err-side-transparency <p>The Rhode Island chapter of the ACLU says the 195 Commission should err on the side of transparency in releasing information to the public. The commission held a number of votes in a closed session Monday without describing what they were about. A spokeswoman for the commission says it has received several proposals for land made available by the relocation of Interstate 195.</p><p>Rhode Island ACLU head Steve Brown said the 195 commission appears to be within its legal rights by not releasing more information about its votes before signing a letter of intent.</p> Wed, 21 May 2014 13:50:50 +0000 Ian Donnis 33922 at http://ripr.org The Bottom Line: I-195 Redevelopment Involves Going Down Before Going Up http://ripr.org/post/bottom-line-i-195-redevelopment-involves-going-down-going <p>Providence Business News Editor Mark Murphy joins Rhode Island Public Radio's Dave Fallon for a weekly business segment we're calling "The Bottom Line." Each Friday they look at business news and themes that affect local business and the public.</p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 18:31:18 +0000 Dave Fallon & Mark Murphy 24158 at http://ripr.org The Bottom Line: I-195 Redevelopment Involves Going Down Before Going Up Bonus Q+A: Kane says Many Suitors Should be Considered for former I-195 land http://ripr.org/post/bonus-qa-kane-says-many-suitors-should-be-considered-former-i-195-land <p>Colin Kane, chairman of the I-195 redevelopment commission, joins us on Bonus Q+A to talk about development, Providence, and what's next for the land made available by the relocation of Interstate 195.</p><p></p> Fri, 10 May 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Ian Donnis 14957 at http://ripr.org Political Roundtable: Kane on the Next Steps for the I-195 land http://ripr.org/post/political-roundtable-kane-next-steps-i-195-land <p></p><p>Colin Kane, chairman of the I-195 Redevelopment Commission, joins the Roundtable this week to talk about what's next for the land made available by the relocation of I-195, debate over the future of the state Economic Development Corporation, and other topics.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 10 May 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Ian Donnis 14956 at http://ripr.org Political Roundtable: Kane on the Next Steps for the I-195 land