State Government Press Releases

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07/05/2017
The North Smithfield Town Council did not violate the OMA when it convened into executive session for litigation purposes pursuant to R.I. Gen. Laws 42-46-5(a)(2). A review of the executive session minutes determined that the subject-matter was appropriate for executive session. Also, the Town...
07/06/2017
Lawsuit Filed Against Education Secretary DeVos for Delaying Rules That Protect Students and Taxpayers from Abuse by Predatory For-Profit Schools Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today joined a coalition of 19 states in suing the U.S. Department of Education and Secretary Betsy DeVos...
07/06/2017
Position: Mayor's Office Chief Operating Officer Job Number: 755901 Employer: City of Providence Location: Providence, RI $100,000 per year (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Supervisor of Newport Water Pollution Control System:
07/05/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Melville Pond in Portsmouth due to a blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) bloom in the pond. Blue-green algae can produce toxins that can harm...
07/05/2017
The Complainant alleged that the School Committee violated the OMA when it deliberated with its attorney outside of open session. We previously addressed a nearly identical question in In re: Rhode Island Ethics Commission, ADV OM 00-03. There, we found that public body "members who merely address...
07/05/2017
Complainants alleged numerous OMA violations relating to a January 10, 2017 Town Council meeting. With respect to the alleged defect in the notice for the meeting, we found that several Complainants attended the meeting in question and that no Complainant sufficiently articulated how they were...
07/05/2017
Position: Wood Door Assemblers Job Number: 755689 Employer: Reeb Millwork Location: Smithfield, RI $14.50 to $18.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Lawn Mower Service Technician Job Number: 755787 ...
07/03/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends reopening Kent County YMCA Lower Pond for swimming. The pond, located in Warwick, had been closed because of high bacteria counts. When a beach closure is recommended, water quality analysis is conducted by RIDOH's laboratory or a state-...
07/03/2017
Position: 3rd Shift Machine Operators Job Number: 755742 Employer: Okonite Location: Cumberland, RI $22.00 to $24.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Supply Chain Specialist I Job Number: 756024 Employer:
07/03/2017
Position: CDL A Truck Drivers Job Number: 755321 Employer: M & G Trucking Location: Pawtucket, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Sales Associates Job Number: 755685 Employer:...