Providence mayor open to giving state more control of struggling school district

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Jul 11, 12:00 AM

Providence mayor open to giving state more control of struggling school district

Mayor Jorge Elorza says he is prepared to relinquish some control over the Providence school system as part of a broader state intervention in the struggling district, but he will not support a state takeover similar to the one that occurred in tiny Central Falls nearly 30 years ago.

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