Pawtucket Mayor Grebien and Central Falls Mayor Diossa answer state’s call by offering an ideal location in Rhode Island
PAWTUCKET-CENTRAL FALLS, RI – Pawtucket Mayor Donald R. Grebien and Central Falls Mayor James A. Diossa announced that their communities stand prepared to host Amazon’s second headquarters within the Pawtucket Central Falls Train Station District, which straddles both cities. The two cities represent the home of the American Industrial Revolution and the cities where industry titans Hasbro, Osram-Sylvania and the William Wheat chocolate factory have called home.
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.Read more
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.Read more
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.
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.Read more
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.
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.Read more
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.Read more
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.Read more
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.Read more