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Providence Mayor Angel Taveras a Winner of the Bloomberg Philanthropies Mayors Challenge

The five winning cities were selected from a pool of more than 300 applicant cities representing 45 states. The winning cities, chosen from a selection committee, were judged on four criteria: vision, ability to implement, potential for impact, and potential for replicability. Mayor Taveras and the city of Providence will receive $5 million to implement its initiative while Houston and Philadelphia will each receive $1 million to support the implementation of their innovative projects. Click here for details

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