The mayor of Rhode Island's capital city has signed its fiscal year 2019 budget. Mayor Jorge Elorza has signed the over $748 million spending plan for the fiscal year of 2019 on Monday. Elorza says he's excited about the "robust investments in youth and education." The budget includes $75,000 in funding to launch a menstrual hygiene products program for middle and high school, and a $1 million allocation to the summer jobs program. It proposes a $20 million bond for school infrastructure work.