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Current Happenings
Improving Transportation on the Island

February 8, 2022


All three Island communities remain focused on meeting the challenges of increased vehicul...
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Island Waters – Portsmouth Projects

January 14, 2022


In 2021, we executed on a major project to install two additional Wet Vegetated Treatment ...
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$180,000 Grant Awarded to Protect Almy Pond

April 22, 2021


City of Newport awarded $180,000 grant to help protect Almy Pond, WhatsUpNewp, April 22, 2...
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The Aquidneck Island Planning Commission (AIPC) is a non-profit organization working to preserve and improve Aquidneck Island's environment, economy and quality of life. AIPC leads and supports collaborative planning and action to ensure that the Island remains a great place to live, work, visit, and thrive.

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The three Aquidneck Island municipalities face many shared challenges that will become more acute as time passes. These shared challenge areas are the focus of AIPC’s work.