Central Falls 26th Annual Car Show

Mayor James A. Diossa and the City of Central Falls welcome all to the 26th Annual Car Show to be held on Dexter Street 

CENTRAL FALLS, RI – Mayor James A. Diossa and the City of Central Falls are hosting the 26th Annual Car Show on Dexter Street on Sunday, September 24th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This year, the car show is expected to surpass the over 4,000 people and 120 antique and customized cars that attended last year.

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Central Falls Mayor to Honor Former Governor from the City

Mayor James A. Diossa to honor Governor Lincoln Almond during grand opening and dedication of newly renovated park. 

CENTRAL FALLS, RI – Mayor James A. Diossa and the City of Central Falls announced the grand opening and dedication ceremony of newly renovated Governor Lincoln Almond Park. The ceremony will take place on Wednesday, September 6 at 5p.m. at the formerly known Crossman Street Park. 

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A World of Flavors in One Square Mile

Central Falls to host 2017 Restaurant Week highlighting its diverse Options 

CENTRAL FALLS, RI – Mayor James A. Diossa and the City of Central Falls are gearing up for the 2017 Central Falls Restaurant Week beginning on Monday, August 28th and running through Sunday, September 3rd

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Mayor Diossa Calls on President Trump to Continue DACA & Support Dreamers

Central Falls Mayor James Diossa joined 100 mayors and county officials from 35 states in delivering a letter today to President Trump calling on him to continue the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program until a legislative solution is enacted for all undocumented immigrant youth, otherwise referred to as Dreamers. Under DACA, nearly 800,000 undocumented immigrants brought to the country as children received work permits and deferral from deportation.

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Fire Department Welcomes Three to Team

Central Falls - On Wednesday, July 19th, Mayor James A. Diossa and Fire Chief Robert Bradley administered the oath of office to new fire fighters Justin Carreno, Andres Nunez, and Carlos Polanco. The ceremony took place in the Central Falls City Council Chambers at 5 p.m. 

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Over 75 community donations add Canine to Central Falls Police Department

Hayron to be sworn-in after completing rigorous 13-week program as he prepares to hit the streets

Central Falls - On Monday, July 10th, Mayor James A. Diossa and Colonel James J. Mendonca will administer the oath of office to K-9 Hayron, whose arrival to the ranks of the police department has been much anticipated. The public is invited to attend the swearing-in ceremony, which will take place in the Central Falls City Council Chambers at 5 p.m. 

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It’s Back! Dance the Night Away on the Roosevelt Ave. Bridge

Central Falls rings in the summer with the first of four Salsa Nights

Central Falls - On Friday, June 30th, from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m., join Mayor James A. Diossa and the City of Central in the first of four Salsa Nights on the year.

Salsa Night, occurring on the last Friday of the month from June to September, provides family friendly fun as everyone dances the night away on the Roosevelt Ave Bridge. The admission is free and no experience is necessary. 

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Central Falls Office on Health Combats Substance Abuse

Residents asked to enjoy holiday weekend and Salsa Night Festivities safely as City continues trek to become healthiest in the State

Central Falls – The Central Falls Office on Health, headed by Dr. Michael Fine, asks that residents celebrate the Fourth of July holiday weekend safely. It is the perfect time for families to spend time together securely by ensuring that members drink moderately if at all and don't use drugs over the holiday weekend or the Salsa Night festivities.

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Iconic Property to have Groundbreaking Ceremony

Iconic Property to have Groundbreaking Ceremony

The Landing to become a vibrant commercial center with public access to the Blackstone River

Central Falls - On Thursday, June 29th, at 1 p.m., a groundbreaking will be held at 1420 Broad Street for the redevelopment of the Iconic Landing into a commercial destination.

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Groundbreaking set for Homeownership to replace former Central Falls Nuisance Property

Groundbreaking set for Homeownership 
to replace former Central Falls Nuisance Property
Project is result of a unique public / private partnership between Pawtucket Central Falls Development and the Central Falls Nuisance Task Force
 
CENTRAL FALLS, RI – A ground breaking is scheduled for this Thursday, June 29 at 10:00am at 63 Fletcher Street for a new homeownership opportunity. 
 
The project is a unique collaboration between Pawtucket Central Falls Development (PCF Development) and the Central Falls Nuisance Task Force.  The Central Falls Nuisance Task Force is a holistic and a collaborative approach among city officials in identifying and abating nuisance properties that impact the health and life of city residents.  The Task Force identified 63 Fletcher Street – a blighted 6-unit property – as one of the city’s worst nuisance properties in the City.  The property was ordered vacated by the City’s municipal housing court after it fell into such disrepair that it was no longer habitable.
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