Request #19-834

I am conducting a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment for the following properties in Providence:

 96-130 (evens only) Wesleyan Avenue

27-63 (odds only) and 52-64 (evens only) Plenty Street

21-89 (odds only) and 6-60 (evens only) Peace Street

649-653 (odds only) Broad Street

29-31 and 53-57 (odds only) Whitmarsh Street

I would like to review any/all building permit history records for this above-listed properties if possible (including building, plumbing, electrical, and mechanical permits, and any permits associated with underground/aboveground storage tanks).


August 27, 2019 via web


Inspection + Standards





Point of Contact

Maria Hoey

Request Published Public
October 1, 2019, 1:36am
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The Public Records Unit has conducted an initial review of the responsive documents and has determined that it will require a significant amount of search, retrieval, review, and/or redaction to respond to your request. More specifically, it is estimated that it will take 3 hours.

Under the Access to Public Records Act, the City may charge $15 per hour for search, retrieval, review, and redaction, with the first hour free. See R.I. Gen. Laws § 38-2-4(b). Accordingly, you will be charged $30.00.

Please note that this is just an estimate and you will be charged based upon actual time and costs. Please further note that nothing in this email represents a determination that responsive records will be found or that, if found, responsive records are public records.

Kindly note that the time to respond to your request is tolled pending receipt of your authorization and prepayment in the amount set forth in the estimate.  Checks made payable to the City of Providence may be sent to: Public Records Unit, 444 Westminster Street, Suite 220, Providence, RI 02903.


August 30, 2019, 9:24am
Department Assignment Public
Inspection + Standards
August 27, 2019, 8:58am
Request Opened Public
Request received via web
August 27, 2019, 8:58am