WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) - Two companies have been awarded contracts to conduct market analysis for the Warwick Station Development District.
The Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation has selected BETA Group, Inc. of Lincoln and add(ventures) of Providence to develop a brand the city and state can use to attract business and people to the area near T.F. Green Airport.
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation applied for a Transportation Community System Preservation grant from the Federal Highway Administration and received $400,000 to promote economic development at Warwick Station.
The City of Warwick has adopted a master plan for the Warwick Station Development District, anchored by the $267 million InterLink Complex, and the 1,200-foot elevated skywalk that connects the complex to the T.F. Green Airport - offering commuter rail and bus service as well as rental car facilities.