McKee says help will go to Block Island businesses affected by fire

The fire at at the Harborside Inn on Water Street. (Twitter: @mattyice628)

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — Gov. Dan McKee said that help will be provided to small businesses impacted by the large fire at Harborside Inn on Block Island.

In a social media post McKee said that he is working with the Small Business Administration Rhode Island office to support businesses impacted by the fire.

He also said he has asked Rhode Island Commerce to visit the businesses this week to assess their needs.

” Thanks to all for a swift response and continued collaboration,” he added.

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