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Video reminds us of how vulnerable we are locally to climate change

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As leaders from around the world convene for the next climate summit in Glasgow, Scotland in November and the world focuses on global changes, it’s easy to forget how climate changes and extremes can affect people locally. In 2019, ONE|NB, the Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council, and Steer Media teamed up to create a video to highlight the flooding that occurred here in 2010. WATCH THE VIDEO HERE

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Housing advocates urge $500M investment for RI; Resident Advisory Council awards grants; Manton Avenue ‘dream come true’

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The Rhode Island housing advocacy community—including Homes RI partners Crossroads Rhode Island, Housing Network of Rhode Island, HousingWorks RI, and ONE Neighborhood Builders—is recommending that Rhode Island invest $500 million in funding from the American Rescue Plan Act “to address the State’s urgent housing needs.” CLICK TO READ MORE

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