State Government Press Releases

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03/20/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today asked the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to rescind RIDOT'S application for a $9 million Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant for the Rhode Island Travel Plaza and Transit Center. The decision was...
03/20/2017
As part of the Rhode Island Department of Transportation's (RIDOT) ongoing commitment to repair Rhode Island's structurally deficient bridges, it will soon begin the replacement of the Pawtucket Avenue Bridge over I-195 in East Providence. To complete the work as quickly as possible and minimize...
03/20/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. On Monday evening, Lt. Governor Dan McKee and John Gregory of the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce hosted a televised small business forum at Venue 131 in Cumberland. The evening began with a 30-minute panel discussion moderated by McKee. Panelists discussed statutes...
03/20/2017
Position: Open House for Nurses Job Number: 740165 Employer: Care New England Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Children's Friend Job Fair Job Number: 740825 ...
03/17/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today provided an update on its replacement of the structurally deficient Central Street Bridge, which carries local traffic on Route 5/Central Street over Route 146, close to the Massachusetts border in North Smithfield. The work requires a...
03/17/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced the Ernest Keosouphanh (age 19), of Providence, pleaded guilty today before Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause to the May 15, 2016 shooting at Sam's Food Mart in North Providence that left Hernan Avila, Jr., dead and his son Hernan Avila, III,...
03/17/2017
Local Communities Can Apply for Funds to Improve Downtown Business Districts Rhode Island Governor Gina M. Raimondo and the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation (RICC) announced they are accepting applications for the Main Street Rhode Island Streetscape Improvement Fund, which supports projects...
03/17/2017
Position: Electrician Job Number: 740157 Employer: B & K Electric Location: Cranston, RI $25.00 to $26.50 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Certified Nursing Aides Job Number: 739997 Employer: Saint...
03/16/2017
PROVIDENCE -The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announced today a series of free fly-tying workshops, beginning next week, at public libraries in Middletown, Little Compton and Portsmouth. The classes, designed for beginning and intermediate fly-tiers ages 10 and older,...
03/16/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (March 15, 2017) - Governor Gina M. Raimondo testified today before the House Finance Committee in support of the Rhode Island Promise scholarship initiative which would guarantee every Rhode Island student with an opportunity to attend two years of college tuition-free. Her...