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The North Providence Breeze 09-11-2019

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26 NORTH PROVIDENCE PUBLIC SAFETY COMPLEX SEPTEMBER 11-17, 2019 | NORTH PROVIDENCE EDITION NORTH PROVIDENCE – One of the most impressive features of the town's new safety complex is a section the town's residents may never see again. The North Providence Breeze report- ed early last year on the lengthy installation of the most expensive piece of the $2.5 million contract with J.R. Vinagro, a new $1 million, 800,000-gallon underground water storage tank. The tank came in 296 pieces, all wrapped in a membrane, and is designed to keep groundwater out while allowing gradual emptying of stormwater runoff from the site over several days, negating any negative impact from flooding on the imme- diate area. The hole for the tank measured 200 feet long and 16 feet deep. By installing it as part of a separate "pad ready" contract with a com- Massive underground tank will protect area from flooding By ETHAN SHOREY Valley Breeze Managing Editor ethan@valleybreeze.com BREEZE PHOTO BY ETHAN SHOREY The huge hole needed to hold the new underground storage tank at the North Providence Public Safety Complex, as shown in January of 2018. pany specializing in digging and other preliminary site work, Chief David Tikoian said he was able to make construction of a new safety complex more attractive to other companies who might be reluctant to take on all the pre-construction work at the eight-acre property. Jake Lavoie Plumbing and Heating LLC MP# 7373 MPF# 8274 Licensed and Insured SPECIALIZING IN, BUT NOT LIMITED TO: Water Heaters, No-Heat Calls, Faucet Replacement, Toilet Replacement/Repair, Plumbing & Heating Repair & Troubleshooting, Boilers, High-Efficient Boilers & Water Heaters & more! 401.302.9741 Free Estimates Residential & Commercial Plumbing and Heating LLC Plumbing and Heating LLC Plumbing and Heating LLC Plumbing and Heating LLC Plumbing and Heating LLC Plumbing and Heating LLC Plumbing and Heating LLC Plumbing and Heating LLC Plumbing and Heating LLC Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Plumbing and Heating LLC Plumbing and Heating LLC Plumbing and Heating LLC Plumbing and Heating LLC Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Jake Lavoie Plumbing and Heating LLC Plumbing and Heating LLC Plumbing and Heating LLC Plumbing and Heating LLC Plumbing and Heating LLC North Providence Police & Fire Best of Luck in Your New Facility Congratulates The Noh Providence Police and Rescue in their new location! Before Aer Family Owned & Operated 2 LARGE CHEESE PIZZAS Only $ 15.99 + tax Family Special $ 25.99 + tax 1 Large Cheese Pizza 1 Grilled Chicken Salad 1 Order of Chicken Wings 1 2 Liter soda House of PIZZA Sammy's 1388 Mineral Spring Ave., North Providence, RI 401-353-7827 • www.sammyshouseofpizza.com HOURS: Monday-Thursday 11 a.m.-10 p.m.; Friday & Saturday 11 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sunday 12-9 p.m. We Deliver! $10 Minimum PIZZA • GRINDERS • STEAK SUBS • HOMEMADE CALZONES PASTA • DINNER SALADS • WRAPS Congratulations in your New Complex!

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