State Government Press Releases

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12/30/2014
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor-elect Gina M. Raimondo announced today that she will nominate Michael DiBiase to the position of Director of Administration. Raimondo will submit DiBiase, Fidelity executive and former Chief of Staff to Governor Lincoln Almond, for consideration to the Rhode Island...
12/19/2014
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced the scheduled closure of the Atwells Avenue Bridge, which carries Atwells Avenue over the Woonasquatucket River in Providence, will begin on Monday, January 5, 2015. The structure will be closed for approximately one year to...
12/22/2014
Position: Molding Processor Job Number: 704569 Employer: MWV Slatersville Location: Slattersville, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Automation Tech, 3rd Shift Job Number: 704563 Employer: MWV...
12/30/2014
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Governor-elect Gina Raimondo today appointed Peter Gaynor to lead the Rhode Island Department of Emergency Management. This morning she also participated in a tabletop exercise to simulate an emergency situation. "Pete Gaynor has done an outstanding job as the head of...
12/19/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause sentenced Luis "Fat Boy" Gonzalez (age 24), with a last known address of 645 Douglas Avenue, Providence, to 50 years with 30 years to serve and the remainder suspended with probation for his role in the June...
12/19/2014
1. Wash hands. Wash hands with warm water and soap for 20 seconds before and after handling any food. 2. Use different cutting boards for different foods. Consider using separate cutting boards for ready-to-eat foods such as fresh produce, bread, and cooked foods versus raw meats,...
12/19/2014
State to Receive Approximately $200,000 from Settlements Consumers Eligible for Refunds and Debt Forgiveness Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced today that the Rhode Island Office of Attorney General along with the Attorneys General of the other 49 States and the...
12/19/2014
PROVIDENCE The Department of Environmental Management is accepting applications for the Local Agriculture and Seafood Act (LASA) grants program. The grants will assist small or beginning farmers market and promote the sale of Rhode Island grown agricultural products and local seafood. Non-...
12/19/2014
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management says it's not too early to think about seasonal employment at state parks, beaches and campgrounds. Online applications for the 2015 seasonal employment program with the Department of Environmental Management are now being accepted....
12/19/2014
Some municipal pension plans to receive cost-of-living adjustment PROVIDENCE, R.I. The Employees' Retirement System of Rhode Island Board today voted to approve the fiscal year 2014 valuations for state employees, including state police and judges, teachers and the Municipal Employees'...