State Government Press Releases

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09/03/2015
Position: Landscape and Construction Laborers Job Number: 714334 Employer: Northern Landscape Corp. Location: Chepachet, RI $10.00 per hour (minimum) (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Contact Center Sales/Customer Service Reps Job Number:
09/02/2015
Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety, announces that on Wednesday, September 2, 2015, members of the Rhode Island Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force arrested Henry Bozzo, age 59, of 84...
09/02/2015
The Department of Health recommends the closure of Sandy Point Beach in Portsmouth to swimming due to high bacteria counts. Officials will continue to monitor the water quality and recommend re-opening when the areas are safe for swimming. Water quality analysis is conducted by the State Health...
09/02/2015
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announced that it will begin shifting traffic to the new Central (White Church) Bridge in Barrington by the end of the day today, Wednesday, September 2. Part of a $15.4 million bridge replacement contract, this shift will allow the Department...
09/02/2015
Position: CDL Class B, Tanker/Hazmat Job Number: 713823 Employer: Ocean State Oil Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Photo Studio Coordinator Job Number: 714388 Employer:...
09/01/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced that the FY15 Preliminary Closing Statement, issued by the Department of Administration's Office of Accounts and Control, shows the state ended fiscal year 2015 with a $166.4 million General Fund surplus. General revenue expenditures were $
09/01/2015
The Department of Health recommends the closure of Atlantic Beach Club in Middletown, Conimicut Point Beach in Warwick, Easton's Beach in Newport, and Oakland Beach in Warwick to swimming due to high bacteria counts. Officials will continue to monitor the water quality and recommend re-opening...
09/01/2015
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announced today that it has awarded contracts for two resurfacing projects that will greatly enhance sections of Route 4 and Route 1 in North Kingstown and South Kingstown, respectively. A popular path for summer travelers and commuters, the...
09/01/2015
The Department of Environmental Management announces that test results from the remaining 239 mosquito pools, or samples, from 45 traps set statewide on August 12 and August 17 are negative for both West Nile Virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis. Results from 178 pools collected from 39 traps set...
09/01/2015
The Department of Environmental Management's Division of Agriculture, in cooperation with the RI Fruit Growers Association, will host Rhode Island's apple harvest kick-off on Wednesday, September 2. The fourth Apple Harvest Day will focus attention on the state's apple industry and the fresh...