State Government Press Releases

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04/03/2015
The Office of Revenue Analysis released its report on the state 5% hotel tax. The report looks at the collection and disbursement of the state's 5% hotel tax which is levied on the rental of lodging for less than 30 consecutive days at the state's hotels, motels and bed and breakfasts. The...
04/03/2015
Position: Tax Assessor Job Number: 708497 Employer: Town of North Providence Location: North Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position:Administrative Financial Assistant Job Number: 708318 Employer:...
04/02/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo and General Treasurer Seth Magaziner today released the following statements regarding the latest proposed pension settlement agreement. If approved by the court and the General Assembly, the proposed pension settlement will end litigation from six...
04/02/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Jose "Gio" Lopez, age 18, was sentenced today by Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause to two consecutive life sentences for the December 24, 2013 murder of Ryan Almeida. On January 30, 2015, a Providence County Superior Court jury found...
04/02/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today continued to outline her proposed jobs package to move Rhode Island forward. Along with community leaders, she renewed her call to raise the minimum wage and increase the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). These proposals will boost the local...
04/02/2015
Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea is reminding residents of Narragansett and South Kingstown that the deadline to register to vote in the May 5 Primary Election for House District 33 is this Sunday, April 5. State law requires voters to be registered at least 30 days before an election in order...
04/02/2015
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.Sandry Russell, age 31132 Cleveland StreetProvidence, RIP1-2015-1028AG<
04/02/2015
Position: Human Resource Assistant Job Number: 708020 Employer: Edesia Global Nutrition Solutions Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position:Electronic Testing Technician Job Number: 708317<...
04/01/2015
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation - in partnership with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), the Rhode Island State Police, and the City of Providence - will host a road assessment this week in Olneyville to evaluate...
04/01/2015
April 9 Workshop to Discuss Updates to List The Department of Environmental Management announces that it will hold a public workshop on Thursday, April 9 to present updates to the List of Impaired Waters. The workshop will be held from 3-5 p.m. in Room 300 at DEM Headquarters, 235 Promenade...