State Government Press Releases

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01/12/2017
Providence, R.I -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2017 Cash Collections Report for November 2016. The Cash Collections Report, which is issued on a monthly basis, compares current fiscal year cash collections by revenue item on a fiscal year-to-date and monthly basis...
01/11/2017
Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner today announced the launch of the "Rhode Island's ABLE" program, which allows Rhode Islanders living with disabilities and their families to save for disability related expenses without sacrificing their eligibility for federal disability assistance...
01/12/2017
Rhode Island schools, organizations, community centers and artists were awarded $164,890 in the December 2016 round of grants from the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts. The Arts Council's board approved the awarding of these grants at its December meeting in Providence. These grants will go...
01/11/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) announced today that the flu is "widespread" in Rhode Island, triggering the state's requirement for unvaccinated healthcare workers in hospitals and many other types of healthcare facilities to wear surgical masks. "The masking requirement is...
01/11/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Brent Paquin (age 37), of Providence, pleaded nolo contendere yesterday before Superior Court Magistrate Patrick Burke to one count of obtaining money under false pretenses for collecting more than $9,000 in unemployment insurance benefits while...
01/11/2017
Position: Electric Boat Info Session Job Number: 735989 Employer: Electric Boat Location: North Kingstown, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position:Engineer Technician Job Number: 737387
01/10/2017
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announced today $380,000 is available to help grow Rhode Island farm and food businesses and increase the competitiveness of local products in the marketplace. The funding is part of the Local Agriculture and Seafood Act (...
01/10/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. The R.I. Division of Municipal Finance has issued its Fiscal Year 2017 Property Tax Cap Report summarizing compliance with the state property tax levy cap of 4 percent, now in its tenth year. The Fiscal Year 2017 Property Tax Cap Report, now available on the division website,...
01/10/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. The R.I. Division of Municipal Finance has issued its Fiscal Year 2017 Property Tax Cap Report summarizing compliance with the state property tax levy cap of 4 percent, now in its tenth year. The Fiscal Year 2017 Property Tax Cap Report, now available on the division website,...
01/10/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. The R.I. Division of Municipal Finance has issued its Fiscal Year 2017 Property Tax Cap Report summarizing compliance with the state property tax levy cap of 4 percent, now in its tenth year. The Fiscal Year 2017 Property Tax Cap Report, now available on the division website,...