State Government Press Releases

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06/27/2016
By law, current rates apply through June 30 PROVIDENCE - Per the Rhode Island FY2017 Budget signed today, beach pass rates for parking at Rhode Island state beaches will be reduced, effective July 1, 2016. By law, current pass rates will apply through June 30, 2016. New beach parking rates,...
06/27/2016
New dedicated phone line, 401-942-STOP (401-942-7867), connects Rhode Islanders with treatment and recovery support PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today unveiled an enhanced, statewide, multimedia public education campaign to reduce the stigma of addiction and promote treatment...
06/24/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends reopening Spouting Rock Beach in Newport and Mackerel Cove Beach in Jamestown for swimming. This recommendation is based on results from water samples that show bacteria counts at the beaches at safe levels. RIDOH had recommended the closure...
06/24/2016
Position: Firefighters Job Number: 727037 Employer: City of Providence Location: Providence, RI $41,600 per year (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Pizza Maker Job Number: 726872 Employer: Federal Hill Pizza ...
06/24/2016
PROVIDENCE, RI -- General Treasurer Seth Magaziner today provided the following statement regarding funding in the signed FY2017 State budget for stronger debt management and oversight: "I thank Governor Gina M. Raimondo, House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello, Senate President M. Teresa Paiva Weed...
06/27/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo, joined by House Speaker Nicholas A. Mattiello and Senate President M. Teresa Paiva Weed, hosted a signing ceremony today for the Fiscal Year 2017 state budget. "I am grateful to the Speaker and Senate President for their continued partnership to...
06/24/2016
PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) will join Warwick Mayor Scott Avedisian and the Rhode Island Saltwater Anglers Association (RISAA) to kick off a new fishing camp next week at Rocky Point State Park. Fifty Rhode Island children will participate in the free,
06/24/2016
PROVIDENCE - With high temperatures and dry weather conditions forecast for the state over the next week, the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is advising residents to use extra caution in or near forested areas impacted by the recent caterpillar infestation; these...
06/24/2016
Position: Painter Job Number: 727396 Employer: Diamond Painting and Home Improvement Location: Warwick, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Adult Contemporary Radio Program Director Job Number: 727308 ...
06/23/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Fifteen years after the passage of gender expression protections in Rhode Island, Governor Gina M. Raimondo announced today that the state employee health plan will cover gender transition services. In May 2001, Rhode Island became the second state in the country to...