East Providence and Newport chambers back stadium deal

East Providence and Newport chambers back stadium deal

PAWTUCKET – Eight business and labor organizations have now endorsed a new public ballpark for Pawtucket, “The Ballpark at Slater Mill," after the East Providence Chamber of Commerce and the Newport Chamber of Commerce backed the plan on Thursday.

Those endorsements follow votes of confidence from the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce, the Rhode Island AFL-CIO, the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce, the Rhode Island Building & Construction Trades Council, Grow Smart Rhode Island, and the Central Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce, who have all previously announced their support.