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Planning & Development
  • Arcadia Natural Resources and Visitor Center
    ARCADIA NATURAL RESOURCES & VISITORS CENTER
    Opening in March 2018, the Center will serve as an important hub for the area’s abundant recreational opportunities.
  • North Pier at Fort Adams State Park
    BEFORE & AFTER
    DEM’s new fixed North Pier at Fort Adams State Park enabled the Fort to host the extremely successful 2015 Volvo Ocean Race and to welcome Volvo back in 2018.
  • Snapshot of DEM projects for FY 2016
    FISCAL YEAR ACCOMPLISHMENTS
    View the Division of Planning & Development’s Accomplishments in Fiscal Year 2016, as outlined in our Annual Report.
  • Galilee Boat Ramp Improvements
    GALILEE BOAT RAMP IMPROVEMENTS
    The newly reconstructed Galilee boat ramp opened in the summer of 2014 and is now universally accessible and features a double-lane system and added floats for increased efficiency and ease of use.

We:

  • Design and build award winning State Park & Management Area Facilities including boat ramps, beach pavilions, bike paths, fish ladders and more;
  • Oversee Grant Programs distributing State & Federal dollars to Municipalities and NGO's for local park development & land conservation work; and
  • Acquire land or easements to expand our park system, conserve wildlife habitat and protect farmland for the benefit of future generations;
  • Manage the DEM's Geographic Information System. Our work includes processing and analysis of spatial environmental data, and the production of conventional and digital cartographic products
Planning & Development
Lisa Primiano, Chief
235 Promenade St., Room 300
Providence, RI 02908
Phone: 401-222-2776 ext. 4316
Fax: 401-222-2591
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