State Government Press Releases

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02/22/2017
One year after passage of the landmark RhodeWorks transportation legislation, Rhode Island has initiated millions of dollars of construction projects and puts hundreds of people back to work. At the same time, RhodeWorks has paved the way for a new Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT),
02/22/2017
Providence, R.I. -- The R.I. Division of Finance has completed its 27th annual salary survey for municipal government positions of the state's 39 cities and towns. The survey includes salaries for chief executives, 32 various department directors and other municipal officials. The survey...
02/21/2017
SCITUATE, RI A third suspect has been arrested in connection with the theft of about 2,000 boxes of diapers worth an estimated $90,000 earlier this month, according to Major Dennis Fleming, Detective Commander of the Rhode Island State Police. Rodney Dalzon, 44, of 100 Wayne St.,...
02/21/2017
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. Jonathan Torres (age 19) 36 Jillson Street Providence, RI P1-2017-0460A
02/21/2017
The Fire District violated the OMA when it untimely filed a number of its unofficial and official and/or approved minutes on the Secretary of State's website for a number of its Board of Directors and Standard Administrative Procedures meetings. See R.I. Gen. Laws 42-46-7(b)(2) and (d). While...
02/21/2017
The OMA requires that the "unofficial minutes shall be available to the public at the office of the public body, within thirty-five (35) days of the meeting or at the next regularly scheduled meeting, whichever is earlier." See R.I. Gen. Laws 42-46-7(b)(1). The Coventry Charter Review...
02/21/2017
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. David Durrett (age 33) 160 Broad Street Providence, RI P1-2017-0283A
02/21/2017
Industry, Development, Academic and Research Partners Sought to Launch Innovation Campus to Amplify R.I.-Based Research and Accelerate Job Growth The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation (RICC), in partnership with the University of Rhode Island (URI), will soon begin requesting proposals from...
02/21/2017
Position: Stop and Shop Information Session Job Number: 739343 Employer: Stop & Shop Location: Fall River, MA Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position:Restaurant Equipment Service Technician Job Number:
02/21/2017
At 8:25 PM, Troopers arrested Junio Filippini, age 35, of 76 Old Usquepaugh Road, Richmond, Rhode Island for Breaking and Entering of a Dwelling When Resident is on the Premises. The arrest was the result of Troopers responding to a call for a breaking and entering at 7 Minkema Avenue, Exeter,...