State Government Press Releases

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03/14/2018
Providence, R.I -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2018 Local 1.0 Percent Hotel Tax Collections Report for November 2017. The Local 1.0 Percent Hotel Tax Collections Report, which is issued on a monthly basis, compares the collections from the state's local 1.0...
03/12/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo has announced that state offices will be closed Tuesday, March 13, 2018, due to the major winter storm forecast to impact the region. The Governor is coordinating closely with state agencies and National Grid to monitor the storm and prepare for Rhode...
03/12/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is reminding all Rhode Islanders about steps they should take to help keep themselves healthy and safe before, during, and immediately after the coming storm. Snow Shoveling - Talk to your doctor if you have a history of heart trouble to make...
03/12/2018
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. Ian Barnes (age 23) No permanent address N1-2018-0092A The Newport...
03/12/2018
Monday, March 12 Position: Regional Sales Account Manager Job Number: 788479 Employer: Granite LLC Location: Lincoln, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 12) Position:Boat Detailer Job Number:...
03/10/2018
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 At 1:06 AM, Troopers arrested Peerun Sou, age 20, of 96 Althea Street, Providence, RI, for: 1) Driving Under the Influence - BAC .08 to .15 (Phase I .123 / Phase II .116) 2) License or Permit Required for Pistol 3)...
03/09/2018
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management is advising neighborhoods in Warwick and other communities along the Providence River and East and West Passages of the Upper Narragansett Bay that reports have come in today of pieces of hard plastic shaped like pinwheels...
03/09/2018
PROVIDENCE As a follow-up to Governor Gina M. Raimondo's February 28th letter to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) opposing the Trump Administration's proposal to lift the ban on offshore oil drilling, Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) Director Janet Coit...
03/09/2018
The Precautionary Boil Water Advisories that had been in place for North Scituate Elementary School, Alpine Nursing Home (Coventry), and Trinity Lutheran Preschool (Hopkinton) have been lifted. These systems were required to issue Precautionary Boil Water Advisories because they lost pressure. ...
03/09/2018
The North Smithfield Air National Guard, located at 274 Old Oxford Road in North Smithfield, is required to issue a precautionary boil water notice to its customers because the water system lost pressure. Customers should boil vigorously for at least one minute all water used for human consumption,