State Government Press Releases

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06/09/2017
Position: Water Meter Readers / Shop Repair Job Number: 754989 Employer: City of Woonsocket Location: Woonsocket, RI $604.41 to $659.34 per week (as seen on Channel 10) Position:Mechanical Service Tech Job Number:...
06/09/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo called upon the General Assembly to take swift action and pass Representative Charlene Lima and Senator Frank Lombardi's bills that would compel the release of non-grand jury documents from the 38 Studios investigation. Governor Raimondo filed suit to...
06/09/2017
Governor Gina M. Raimondo announced today that Rhode Island continues to show impressive job growth in the clean energy sector, as detailed in the 2017 Rhode Island Clean Energy Jobs Report released by the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources and the Executive Office of Commerce. "In March,...
06/08/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that three individuals recently pleaded to unemployment insurance benefit fraud totaling more than $31,000. To date this year, the Office has secured $402,321 in court-ordered restitution from those convicted of unemployment insurance fraud. "Six...
06/08/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends closing Goddard Park State Beach for swimming because of high bacteria counts. The beach is located in East Greenwich. Officials will continue to monitor the water quality and recommend reopening the beach when the water is again safe for...
06/08/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin applauded the Rhode Island House of Representatives for its unanimous vote on legislation filed at his request that allows for individuals to expunge up to five misdemeanors from their criminal records. The legislation (H5205) allows those persons with up...
06/08/2017
Memorial Day to Labor Day is unofficially known as the "100 Days of Summer." But, according to AAA, it is also the "100 deadliest days" for young drivers, and new statistics back up that ominous term: the number of deaths from crashes involving young drivers soars to an average of 10 every day --...
06/08/2017
The transportation technology of tomorrow could be coming to Rhode Island, as the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today issued a Request for Information (RFI) from companies with expertise in connected and autonomous vehicles (CAV) and other technologies. The intent of the RFI is...
06/19/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Health Insurance Commissioner Dr. Kathleen Hittner publicly announced today plans to retire from her position effective next month. In her place, Governor Gina M. Raimondo will appoint Dr. Marie L. Ganim. The Governor has submitted her name to the Rhode Island State Senate for...
06/19/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo called upon the General Assembly to take swift action and pass Representative Charlene Lima and Senator Frank Lombardi's bills that would compel the release of non-grand jury documents from the 38 Studios investigation. Governor Raimondo filed suit to...