State Government Press Releases

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06/12/2014
Cranston, RI On Monday, March 24, members of the developmental disabilities community joined BHDDH Director Craig Stenning at a ceremony honoring Edwin T. Drew and James V. Healey in the lobby of BHDDH. Director Stenning presented the second annual Fogarty-Olean award to Edwin T. Drew for over...
06/12/2014
The Complainant alleged that members of the Woonsocket Budget Commission ("WBC") violated the OMA when the members voted to terminate the services of the Finance Director Tom Bruce through email communications, and 2) when the Commission failed to post proper notice on the Secretary of State...
06/12/2014
The Warwick Police Department violated the APRA when it improperly charged the Complainant for her APRA request. Additionally, the Police Department violated the APRA when it did not provide the Complainant with a detailed itemization of the costs involved, despite her request. The Police...
06/12/2014
The Fire District violated the OMA by failing to timely post its minutes on the secretary of state's website for seven (7) meetings. Rhode Island General Laws 42-46-7(b)(2) states that "all volunteer fire companies, associations, fire district companies, or any other organization currently...
06/12/2014
Public Hearing on Proposed Amendments to Establish Joint Permits to be Held on June 23 PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management has developed a new, streamlined application and permit for single family residential lots that need both a wastewater and a freshwater wetlands permit,...
06/12/2014
Each year, arson in Rhode Island causes millions of dollars in losses to individuals, insurers and the government. These losses affect everyone, resulting in higher insurance premiums, taxes and other costs. The worst consequences, however, are not financial, but personal. Arson is a dangerous...
06/12/2014
Position: Call Center Operator Training Job Number: 698900 Employer: Tunstall Location: Providence, RI Unpaid training (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Mech Appr Svc Truck Team Job Number: 698924 Employer: Johnson Controls...
06/11/2014
Providence- Eillien's Candies, Inc., of Green Bay, Wisconsin, is conducting a national voluntary recall of Dark Old Fashioned Sponge Candy because the product contains undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic...
06/11/2014
Kilmartin to Continue as Sole NAAG Representative to International Association of Prosecutors Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin was recently elected to serve as chair of the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) Eastern Region, and appointed as chair of the Consumer...
06/11/2014
Kilmartin and Cox Kick Off School Program at Esek Hopkins Middle School in Providence With three in 10 teens being bullied online according to a recent poll, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is teaming up with Cox Communications to teach young children how to "TakeCharge! of Online...