PROVIDENCE, RI – Mayor Jorge Elorza today announced that Al
Buco will serve as Acting Director of Public Property. Alan Sepe will be taking
the position of Facilities Manager for the North Smithfield School Department;
his last day is today, July 14.
"Al brings invaluable knowledge of city operations to
the position and I look forward to working with him in this capacity," said
Mayor Jorge Elorza. "The City of Providence thanks Alan Sepe for his
countless years of service and dedication and we wish him the best of luck in
Buco, who was born and raised in Providence, has worked for
the City of Providence for 25 years and has been in his current position of
Coordinator of Public Property for the past 17 years. In this role he has
served as lead on projects surrounding building energy efficiency and
renovations, managed operations of maintenance staff and graffiti task force,
and served as primary contact for city vendors who provided infrastructure
Buco will serve as Acting Director of Public Property while
interviews are conducted for a permanent department director.