Blackstone Parks Conservancy

Guided Walk Along Seekonk River

(8.5) The Blackstone Parks Conservancy holds a variety of interesting events during the year most of which involve sensible shoes. Find a pair by this Saturday and go for A Shoreline Walk with Greg Gerritt. Come for a walk along the Seekonk [River] shoreline, beginning at the Blackstone Park kiosk on Parkside Road proceeding through […]

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Blackstone Blvd Path Repair And Upgrade

This is good news. Certain stretches of the Blackstone Boulevard walking path are getting very uneven. Gullies, roots, and rocks, have made the footing a bit dicey. From the Blackstone Parks Conservancy: Beginning this week, the Blackstone Blvd path between Rochambeau and Mount Avenues will be getting a makeover. Over the winter tree crews started

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fixer-upper, roof leaks

This from the Blackstone Parks Conservancy: A groundbreaking ceremony will take place on September 5th at 10:00 AM for the restoration of the historic Trolley Shelter on Blackstone Boulevard. The shelter, originally designed by architectural firm Stone, Carpenter and Willson in 1904, was built by Swan Point Cemetery to provide a waiting spot for those

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