State Government Press Releases

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04/15/2015
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management reports that winter moth eggs will start hatching once temperatures begin to warm this month. The hungry caterpillars will make their way and burrow into the softening buds of their preferred plants (oak, maple, ash, basswood, elm, beech,...
04/15/2015
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces the availability of grant funding to aid projects that control aquatic invasive plants in freshwater lakes and ponds. This is the second year of a DEM initiative to provide financial assistance using proceeds of a state...
04/15/2015
Contact: Armand Randolph (401) 462-7183 External Affairs www.riema.ri.gov Cranston, RI The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA), the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RI DEM), the United States Coast Guard (USCG), and various State Response Teams will...
04/15/2015
Position: Police Officers Job Number: 689916 Employer: City of Newport Location: Newport, RI $47,681 to $63,673 per year (as seen on Channel 10) Position:CDL Truck Driver Recruitment Job Number: 708413 Employer: M&G...
04/14/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced her intent to nominate Shannon Brawley, Martha Holt Castle, Scot Jones, and Guillaume de Ramel to the Quonset Development Corporation (QDC) Board of Directors. She will submit their names for consideration to the Rhode Island State...
04/14/2015
In an effort to better serve commuters across the state, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) and the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) announced today that construction has begun to rehabilitate 11 Park & Ride lots throughout Rhode Island. Through a $906,331...
04/14/2015
Providence, RI - At a State House news conference today, Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea unveiled the Department of State's Voting and Elections Modernization Act of 2015 (VEMA). The legislation will allow Rhode Islanders to register online to vote, improve the integrity of our voter rolls,...
04/14/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced her intent to nominate six people to serve on the Board of the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation. Raimondo will submit the following names for consideration to the Rhode Island State Senate for confirmation: Bernard V Buonanno...
04/14/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee and Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced today the two have intervened in National Grid's Energy Procurement case now pending before the Public Utilities Commission to request the termination of the "billing adjustment" practice that has...
04/14/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin and Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee announced today the two have intervened in National Grid's Energy Procurement case now pending before the Public Utilities Commission to request the termination of the "billing adjustment" practice that has left many customers...