State Government Press Releases

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05/06/2016
As part of her continued efforts to grow Rhode Island's green economy, Governor Raimondo will join the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) and partners next week to mark the 15th anniversary of Agriculture Day in Rhode Island; as part of the event, over $200,000 in grants to...
05/06/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces that white-nose syndrome (WNS), a fungal disease that is an often fatal to bats, has been confirmed for the first time in Rhode Island. A tri-colored bat hibernating in Newport County has tested positive for the presence of...
05/06/2016
Position: Composite Technician Job Number: 725291 Employer: Composite Energy Technologies Location: Bristol, RI $13.00 to $20.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Manufacturing Operators Job Number: 725107 ...
05/05/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Sixto Javier (age 20), of Providence, pleaded guilty on Wednesday before Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause to robbery and firearm charges for his role in multiple armed robberies in Providence and Cranston. Under the terms of the plea,...
05/05/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee, municipal leaders, the Rhode Island League of Cities and Towns, and public safety personnel will hold a news conference on Monday, May 9, 2016, at 1:30 p.m. to call on the General Assembly to pass legislation that would enable cities and towns to...
05/05/2016
The Complainant alleged the Town violated the APRA when it denied part of her APRA request, which sought copies of itemized invoices from two (2) law firms that were engaged to represent the Town. Based upon the evidence presented, the Town provided the Complainant with redacted copies of the...
05/05/2016
The Complainant made an APRA request to the School seeking six (6) categories of documents. The School acknowledged the APRA request and indicated that information was being gathered. Upon receipt of a records request, a public body is obligated to respond in some capacity within ten (10)...
05/05/2016
Governor Gina M. Raimondo and the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation today announced the opening of a competitive student loan reimbursement program for recent graduates working in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) and certain design fields. "A thriving STEM workforce is...
05/05/2016
One year after its debut, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT)'s investment in wrong-way driving detection technology is proving to be very successful none of the 47 wrong-way driving incidents where these systems have been installed has resulted in a wrong-way crash. "We are...
05/05/2016
Position: Plumber Job Number: 725430 Employer: Travers Plumbing and Heating Location: Portsmouth, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: CNA Job Number: 724783 Employer: PACE Organization of Rhode Island