State Government Press Releases

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06/03/2015
The Department of Health (HEALTH) recommends the closure of North Kingstown Town Beach in North Kingstown to swimming due to high bacteria counts. Officials will continue to monitor the water quality and recommend re-opening when the areas are safe for swimming. Water quality analysis is conducted...
06/03/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that on May 27, 2015, Travis Lesperance, age 25, of Attleboro, was sentenced to 20 years, with 12 years to serve and the remainder suspended with probation for the May 2013 robbery and assault of a Providence College senior. Lesperance had pleaded...
06/03/2015
Voters in House District 33, which includes parts of Narragansett and South Kingstown, will head to the polls on Tuesday, June 9, for a Special Election to elect a new State Representative. This Friday, June 5, Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea will host voter outreach events aimed at increasing...
06/03/2015
The Complainant alleged the Rhode Island Department of Transportation ("RIDOT") violated the APRA when it denied her APRA request seeking documents regarding the "Draft Feasibility Study for Phase 4 Canonchet Farm Bike Path." The RIDOT denied the request pursuant to R.I. Gen Laws 38-2-2(4)(K)...
06/03/2015
Position: Watchmaker Job Number: 710591 Employer: Ashford Location: East Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Janitorial and Special Cleaning Recruitment Job Number: 710286 Employer: Imperial...
06/02/2015
The Department of Health (HEALTH) recommends the closure of Atlantic Beach Club Beach in Middletown, Goddard Memorial State Park Beach in Warwick, and Warren Town Beach in Warren to swimming due to high bacteria counts. Officials will continue to monitor the water quality and recommend re-opening...
06/02/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee and municipal leaders from across Rhode Island on Tuesday highlighted the need for cities and towns to have the flexibility to cost-effectively manage their fire departments and said they vigorously oppose any legislation that would remove essential...
06/02/2015
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that in order to provide protection for endangered piping plovers, public access to the East Beach/Ninigret Conservation Area Sand Trail will be restricted to pedestrian traffic only beginning at 9 a.m. Tuesday, June 2 until a...
06/02/2015
Position: All Industry Job Fair Job Number: --- Employer: Various Employers Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience/position (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Computer Engineer Job Number: 711074 Employer:
06/01/2015
The Office of Revenue Analysis released two reports today-- FY 2015 local 1% hotel tax collection report and the 1% meal and beverage tax collection report. These reports compare local collections of both taxes by community on a month-to-month, year-over-year, and fiscal year-to-date over fiscal...