State Government Press Releases

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10/01/2014
As part of the Providence Viaduct Replacement Project, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will open a temporary Exit 22 (Downtown Providence/Routes 6 &10/Providence Place) off of I-95 South on Monday, October 6, 2014. This will allow for the construction of a new Exit 22 as...
09/30/2014
Providence, R.I.- Governor Lincoln D. Chafee joined the Rhode Island Division of Planning today to invite the public to review and comment on the draft of the state's Economic Development Plan, a product of the RhodeMap RI initiative. The Economic Development Plan contains goals,...
09/30/2014
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that an $87,000 grant has been awarded to the City of East Providence for the removal of two derelict barges that have been sunken in the Providence River for many years. Funding for the grant is being provided through Derelict and...
09/30/2014
PROVIDENCE, RI - Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis is reminding Rhode Islanders that Sunday, October 5, 2014 is the deadline to register to vote in the November 4th, 2014 general election. "I want to remind voters to check their voter registration status at www.sos.ri.gov/vic to make sure...
09/30/2014
Position: Employment Specialist Job Number: 702398 Employer: Amos House Location: Providence, RI $35,000 per year (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Masonry Laborer/Forklift Operator Job Number: 702425 Employer: Construction...
09/29/2014
After receiving an influx of consumer reports regarding unsolicited phone calls from individuals pretending to be from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Attorney General Kilmartin is once again warning Rhode Islanders to be wary of potential scams. Individuals are contacting taxpayers by...
09/29/2014
PROVIDENCE The Department of Environmental Management announces that test results from all 69 mosquito pools, or samples, from 32 traps set statewide during the week of September 15 are negative for both West Nile Virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). Results from 31 pools collected...
09/29/2014
Position: Customer Call Center Operators Job Number: 702408 Employer: Connextions Location: Providence, RI $12.70 to $13.30 per hour (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Auto Body Technician Job Number: 702354 Employer: West Warwick...
09/26/2014
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will be closing lanes on Route 6 East and West in the Olneyville section of Providence for paving tomorrow, Saturday, September 27. Part of the Magnolia Bridge removal project, the work is needed to resurface a section of Route 6 that has been...
09/26/2014
PROVIDENCE, RI -- The newest exhibit at State Archives titled, Our World Fifty Years Ago - 1964, provides a snapshot of life in Rhode Island a half century ago. Featured, are an array of original manuscripts, photographs and materials relating to the election of 1964, all from the holdings of...