Tree drop-off - The City of East Providence will accept Christmas trees at various locationsthroughout the city. They'll begin collecting them next week.
Councilors off till next year: The next City Council meeting is Jan. 7, 2014. Check here for a report from their last meeting Dec. 17, where they OK'd a tax stabilization plan and delayed a formal search for a permanent City Manager.
Savings Books Gifts Aid Rec- If you're looking for a great Christmas gift and one that keeps on giving please consider purchasing a Great American Savings Book from EP Recreation Department. Cost is only $20 and includes up to 50 percent off savings on participating merchants such as Dunkin Donuts, Chelo's, Dick's Sporting Goods, Subway and many more! Pick one up at the Recreation Office located in the Senior Center, Recreation Center at 100 Bullocks Point Avenue or call 401-433-6360 to reserve yours today!
Holiday Rubbish Schedule - All holidays with the exception of (Presidents Day) will result in a one day delay in Rubbish, Recycling and Yard Waste (in season) collections for the remainder of the week. That means the schedule will be delayed one day staring Thursday.
Giving back - Looking for ways to give back to your community and those in need, or want to let others know about ways to give back? Post your fundraising, donations and other opportunities on our open blog: Giving Back in East Providence.