In an effort to accelerate innovation in Rhode Island and help local entrepreneurs, startups, and small businesses create jobs and compete for approximately $2.5 billion in available federal funding each year from the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin sent letters yesterday to Governor Lincoln Chafee urging him to sign key pieces of legislation that would protect children from sexual predators and enhance the safety and security of neighborhoods from gang violence.
The General Assembly passed legislation...
Position: Bailer/Sorter (Metal Recycling)
Job Number: 699235
Employer: Metal Commodities, Inc.
Location: North Kingstown, RI
$10.00 per hour
(as seen on Channel 10)
Position: Diesel Mechanic/Fire Apparatus Repair
Job Number: 697916
The Department of Health (HEALTH) has determined water quality at Conimicut Point Beach in Warwick, Goddard Memorial State Park Beach in Warwick, and Oakland Beach in Warwick to be unsuitable for swimming due to high bacteria counts. Officials will continue to monitor the water quality and...
Program provides predictable funding stream for
local infrastructure investment, spurs economic growth
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo today commended the General Assembly's commitment to the Municipal Road and Bridge Revolving Fund as part of the FY 2015 budget. The...
Providence, RI – Governor Lincoln D. Chafee joined Director Charles J. Fogarty, Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training, today to announce the most recent analysis of first quarter 2014 tax data. The data indicated that Rhode Island job growth was greater than originally estimated, with 1,...
Contact: Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent
Telephone: (401) 444-1120
Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent, of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces that Trooper James Donnelly-Taylor, age 38, appeared in Kent County District Court on...
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin issued the following statement praising the opinion of the Supreme Court of the United States in Riley v. California, requiring law enforcement to obtain search warrants for cell phones in most cases.
"The Opinion of the Court, authored by the Chief Justice,...
Reconstruction Project Provides Improved Access for Boaters and Anglers with Disabilities
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management, in partnership with The Nature Conservancy, will host a grand opening event for the Galilee Boat Ramp Improvement Project at 3 p.m. Friday, June 27.