An iconic department store visible from interstate 95 in Pawtucket with an uncertain future
A local-chain tire and automotive parts outlet with four car-wide drive-through bays on a local retail corridor.
A wonderful meeting of Brutalist and roadside architecture in a striking circular floor plan that fit the location at the apex of Broadway and Atwells Avenue quite well.
A low-slung, semi-circular mid-century modern transportation hub in downtown Providence.
Likely a former Phillips 66 Gas Station, this building went from tire shop to restaurant to convenience store
A pair of auto-centric businesses constructed as the “new” highway was carved through Providence in the 50s/60s.
A love it or hate it concrete structure in the Brutalist style — its knobby elbows sticking out as decoration.
A former mall gets eaten slowly by big-box retail and finally succumbs to the changing times