State Government Press Releases

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01/02/2015
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists about next week's scheduled closure of the Atwells Avenue Bridge, which carries Atwells Avenue over the Woonasquatucket River in Providence. On Monday, January 5, 2015, the structure will be closed for approximately one...
01/02/2015
The Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) Tobacco Control Program launched a new text messaging campaign today aimed at helping teen tobacco users ages 18 and under kick the habit. Text To Be An EX (T2BX) is a one-of-a-kind, two-way, customized text message cessation support and education...
01/02/2015
Position: Warehouse & Inventory Control Manager Job Number: 704599 Employer: Greencore USA, Inc. Location: North Kingstown, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position:Packer 2- 2nd Shift Job Number: 704870
12/31/2014
Media Contact: Captain William Jamieson District "B" Commander Rhode Island State Police Headquarters (401) 444-1010 Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces the arrest a New York man for the alleged ...
02/13/2015
The property tax cap report provides certified municipal tax levies for FY 2014 and FY 2015. This report summarizes compliance with the property tax levy cap now in its eighth year. The first part of the report provides an overview of the statutory requirements and the second part summarizes...
12/31/2014
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are alerting the public that a pony collected from Lincoln in the vicinity of Sherman Avenue has tested positive for rabies. The pony was euthanized on Friday, December 26....
12/30/2014
PROVIDENCE Michael Fine, MD, director of the Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH), has issued a Declaration of Widespread Flu Incidence Statewide. This declaration triggers Rhode Island's regulations requiring all healthcare workers who have not been immunized against influenza to wear a...
12/30/2014
Scam Artists Demand Payment in Lieu of Being Arrested After a consumer presented himself at the Office of Attorney General concerned there was a warrant out for his arrest, Attorney General Peter Kilmartin is warning consumers to be aware of a new scam by someone claiming to be from the "...
12/30/2014
PROVIDENCE The Department of Environmental Management is stocking trout in ponds throughout Rhode Island for the winter fishing season beginning January 6, 2015. Division of Fish and Wildlife will stock approximately 3,000 trout in eight (8) ponds statewide. Carbuncle Pond, Coventry, Olney...
12/30/2014
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor-elect Gina Raimondo today announced the appointment of Anya Rader Wallack, Ph.D., as Director of HealthSource RI (HSRI), Rhode Island's health insurance exchange. Wallack has a long career in state health policy, including serving two Governors in Vermont and working...