State Government Press Releases

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04/11/2014
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management has announced that the emergency closure of the waters of Bristol Harbor and waters in the vicinity of Hog Island that were closed to shellfishing due to high flows and high fecal coliform levels in effluent discharged from the Bristol...
04/11/2014
The following lane closures are scheduled to take place on Rhode Island's Interstate highways from April 12-18. All schedules are weather-dependent and subject to change. Follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/RIDOTNews for up-to-the-minute travel information. Interstate Highway...
04/11/2014
Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and the Rhode Island Science & Technology Advisory Council (STAC) today announced the recipients of the 2014 Rhode Island Research Alliance Collaborative Research Grants. The awards, totaling $806,501 will fund seven diverse teams bringing together deep expertise in...
04/11/2014
PROVIDENCE Over the course of the last year, many of our state's highly respected natural resource and wildlife specialists worked diligently to determine the Species of Greatest Conservation Need (SGCN) in Rhode Island. This list identifies those wildlife species that are in decline or...
04/11/2014
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo today released the following statement: "More than one year ago, Superior Court Judge Sarah Taft-Carter ordered the parties involved in numerous pension lawsuits from 2009, 2010 and 2011 into mediation. With...
04/11/2014
Secretary Mollis to Speak and Support RI Small Businesses at Expo PROVIDENCE, RI -- Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis will speak and meet with business owners and visitors at the 2014 Ocean State Small Business Expo on Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 at Twin River. "This is an important expo,...
04/11/2014
Providence, RI Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and the Rhode Island Science & Technology Advisory Council (STAC) today announced the recipients of the 2014 Rhode Island Research Alliance Collaborative Research Grants. The awards, totaling $806,501 will fund seven diverse teams bringing together...
04/11/2014
PROVIDENCE The Department of Environmental Management announces that the Rhode Island Arbor Day ceremony will be held this year on Friday, April 25 at Meeting Street located at 1000 Eddy Street in Providence. The 10 a.m. event will include a speaking program, an Arbor Day presentation by...
04/11/2014
Position: Police Officer Recruitment Job Number: 697150 Employer: City of Warwick Location: Warwick, RI $750.64 week (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Registerd Nurse Job Number: 697358 Employer: St. Mary's Home for...
04/10/2014
Providence, R.I. Governor Lincoln D. Chafee announced today that the State, Council 94, and the Coalition of Unions entered into a tentative agreement which is now subject to ratification vote by each respective union. Council 94 is made up of approximately 65 local unions in most state...