Revenue from the short-term parking lot at T.F. Green Airport increased 45 percent in 2017, funded in large part by passengers using Uber and Lyft, with drivers passing along a new $6 fee to their customers, who are now required to be picked up in the short-term lot.
For more than a decade, Year Up Providence has given hundreds of young adults the opportunity to train for entry-level corporate jobs in Rhode Island. Over the course of 12 months, dozens of adults facing economic challenges go through intensive business or IT training with a path to land an internship at some of the state’s best-known companies.
Guests this week include Lisa Blais, Wendy Schiller, Ed Achorn, and Maureen Moakley. The show runs on Rhode Island PBS channel 8: Fridays at 7:00PM, Sundays at noon; WSBE Learn: Saturdays at 7PM. To find WSBE Learn and HD channels for your area click HERE.