State Government Press Releases

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12/19/2016
PROVIDENCE, RI Today, Rhode Island's Electoral College convened to cast their votes for president and vice president. The four Presidential Electors Representative Grace Diaz, Frank J. Montanaro, Herbert Claiborne Pell, and L. Susan Weiner cast their votes for Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine.
12/19/2016
Plans to Bring 75 High Wage Technology Jobs to the Ocean State Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced that global healthcare company Johnson & Johnson intends to open its new health technology center in Rhode Island. The center will specialize in optimizing information technology and...
12/19/2016
Providence, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2016 State 5.0 Percent Hotel Tax Collections Report for July 2016. The State 5.0 Percent Hotel Tax Allocation Report, which is issued on a monthly basis, compares the collections from the state's 5.0 percent hotel...
12/19/2016
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced that global healthcare company Johnson + Johnson intends to open its new health technology center in Rhode Island. The center will specialize in optimizing information technology and data analytics to create software applications that will...
12/19/2016
Position: HVAC Mechanics and Installers Job Number: 736328 Employer: D&D Metals Location: North Providence, RI $10.00 to $30.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Certified Nursing Assistants Job Number:...
12/16/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee announced today that Paulette Hamilton will join the Office of the Lieutenant Governor as a Policy Advisor beginning the first week of January 2017. Hamilton will fill a position previously held by Andrew Allsopp. Hamilton brings a wealth of...
12/16/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today submitted a grant application to the U.S. Department of Transportation to fund an enhanced design of the 6/10 Interchange where it intersects with I-95 northbound and the Providence Viaduct northbound. The $226.1 million project will...
12/16/2016
Providence, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2017 Local 1.0 Percent Meal and Beverage Tax Collections Report for August 2016. The Local 1.0 Percent Meal and Beverage Tax Collections Report compares the collections from the state's local 1.0 percent meal and...
12/16/2016
Providence, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2017 Local 1.0 Percent Hotel Tax Collections Report for July 2016. 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 percent...
12/16/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) today announced the award of $1.3 million in matching grants under the Brownfields Remediation and Economic Development Fund. Nine projects, spread across six communities, are receiving funding to clean up contaminated property and...