State Government Press Releases

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04/27/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today released the following statement: "I would love it if the PawSox stayed in Rhode Island, and the idea of a multi-use stadium in downtown Providence is exciting. But it's my job to look out for Rhode Island taxpayers, and I take that job very...
04/27/2015
The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation announces that Rhode Island companies that have received an SBIR/STTR Phase I award have the opportunity to apply for a matching grant of up to $45K from the Innovate RI Small Business Fund. Applications will be accepted until May 1, 2015. To date, the...
04/27/2015
PROVIDENCE, RI General Treasurer Seth Magaziner will testify this week before the House and Senate Finance Committees in support of his proposal to create a Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank (RIIB). The initiative, which will put hundreds of Rhode Islanders back to work and make the state more...
04/27/2015
A total of four candidates have filed the required declaration of candidacy form with the North Smithfield board of canvassers as a first step towards appearing on the ballot in the Special Election for Town Council. The deadline for filing a declaration of candidacy form was this past Friday,...
04/27/2015
Freshwater Fishing Licenses Not Needed to Fish in RI Freshwaters During this Special Weekend; Anglers Can Catch a Golden Rainbow Trout and Win a Golden Trout Pin PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that Saturday, May 2 and Sunday, May 3 are free fishing days in...
04/27/2015
The Warwick Retirement Board violated the OMA when it held a meeting on less than forty-eight (48) hours notice, see R.I. Gen. Laws 42-46-6(b), and when it discussed matters not appropriate for closed session in closed session at its March 18 meeting. See R.I. Gen. Laws 42-46-5(7). Based on...
04/27/2015
Shellfishing Area Will Reopen at Sunrise on Saturday April 25, 2015 PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that Conditional Area A in upper Narragansett Bay will re-open to shellfishing beginning at sunrise Saturday April 25, two and one half days earlier than the...
04/27/2015
Position: Logistics/Conference Coordinator Job Number: 708813 Employer: American Mathematical Society Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Quality Assurance/Utilization Review Coordinator
04/24/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that on Wednesday, Elizabeth Adams (age 46), with a last known address of 102 Linwood Avenue, Pawtucket, pleaded nolo contendere before Providence Superior Court Justice Jeffrey Lanphear to one count of obtaining money under false pretenses for falsely...
04/24/2015
The Providence Journal filed an APRA complaint because the Department of Health created a document that listed the number and location of drug overdose deaths, but did not list the number of overdose deaths in municipalities that had five (5) or less deaths, and otherwise listed "unknown location"...