State Government Press Releases

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10/03/2014
Repair work on the Wampanoag Trail Bridge in East Providence begins next week, requiring the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) to close a lane in each direction on Route 114 (East Shore Expressway) in East Providence between I-195 and Route 114A (Mink Street). The restriction will...
10/03/2014
The Rhode Island Department of Health was awarded a grant of $3.5 million to support implementation of population-wide and priority population approaches to prevent obesity, diabetes, and heart disease and stroke, and reduce health disparities in these areas among adults on a statewide basis. ...
10/03/2014
The Complainant alleged that the Westerly School Redesign Advisory Committee ("Committee") violated the Open Meetings Act ("OMA") when it denied him access to the August 7, 2014 meeting because the entry doors. Rhode Island General Laws 42-46-14 states, "[i]n all actions brought under this...
10/03/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Bruce O. DaSilva, age 33, with a last known address of 15 Aetna Street, Central Falls, pled nolo contendere earlier this week before Providence Superior Court Justice Luis M. Matos to One Count of Obtaining Money Under False Pretenses for...
10/03/2014
Position: Carpenter / Maintenance Worker Job Number: 702419 Employer: Mosaico Business & Community Development Corp. Location: Bristol, RI $18.00 to $20.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Plumber / Maintenance Worker Job...
10/03/2014
Pawtucket, RI Governor Lincoln D. Chafee hosted a ceremonial signing today at Slater Mill of three bills that will increase local renewable energy while allowing Rhode Island to participate in the development of a clean, secure regional energy system. He was joined by Senator Sheldon Whitehouse,...
10/02/2014
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management has announced the award of farm viability grants totaling $255,543 for projects that will enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops grown in Rhode Island. The funds are from the US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Specialty Crop Block...
10/02/2014
The Rhode Island Farm Bureau announced it has awarded Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin with the "Friend of Farmers" Award for his support of Farm Bureau issues and for successfully shepherding legislation through the General Assembly to create a statute for the larceny of farm products and...
10/02/2014
Please note: An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. The U.S. Constitution guarantees that a defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.Kenneth Lovett, Jr., age 31112 Eastwood AvenueProvidence, RIP1-2014-...
10/02/2014
Position: Machine Operator Job Number: 701905 Employer: PW Enterprises Location: Cumberland, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Carpenter Job Number: 700190 Employer: Mike's Home Improvement ...