Looking north at the intersection of Park Ave and Resevoir Ave in Cranston. Here is visible evidence of the rapid growth, both residential and commercial, experienced by Cranston as Providence dwellers, fed up with deteriorating schools systems, rising crime, and out dated housing, fled to neighboring suburbs.
Creator 1 Role
Cities and Towns - Growth - Urban Development - Rhode Island - Cranston;
United States of America
Reservoir Avenue & Park Ave
Smolski, Chet, "Strip Development Reservoir Ave.- Cranston" (1971). Smolski Images. 255.
economic development; shops; sinage; street scene;