RI Senate Committee Set To Hold Latest PawSox Hearing Tuesday

Oct 3, 2017

The Senate Finance Committee will meet at 6 p.m. in Swan Hall auditorium at the University of Rhode Island.

The PawSox are proposing to build a new stadium near Slater Mill in Pawtucket. Supporters call the plan a recipe for economic growth, but opponents object to the proposed use of almost $40 million in public borrowing.

Tuesday’s hearing will be limited to four hours. Public testimony will be taken in the order that people sign up to speak.