State Government Press Releases

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11/07/2017
In the wake of last week's destructive windstorm, and in advance of the winter weather events to come, the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is urging people with special healthcare needs to enroll in the Rhode Island Special Needs Emergency Registry (RISNER). RISNER allows local and...
11/07/2017
A group of 15 young public office holders in Rhode Island, led by Treasurer Seth Magaziner, have sent an open letter to Congressman Kevin Brady, who serves as Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, regarding their concerns about the negative impact that the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act", will...
11/07/2017
Rhode Island Department of Transportation Director Peter Alviti today joined with Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit, Woonsocket Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt and other federal, state and local leaders to celebrate the groundbreaking for the next section of the...
11/06/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- In accordance with a Presidential Proclamation, Governor Gina M. Raimondo has ordered that the U.S. and Rhode Island flags at all state facilities and buildings be flown at half-staff until sunset on November 9, 2017 in honor of the victims of the shooting in Sutherland Springs,
11/06/2017
AWARD CRANSTON, RI- The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) has earned the prestigious distinction of being awarded national accreditation from the Emergency Management Accreditation Program (EMAP). This is a significant achievement that demonstrates the State of Rhode Island has...
11/06/2017
In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today posted for public comment its Environmental Assessment (EA) for Toll Locations 1 and 2. The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has acknowledged that the...
11/06/2017
Monday, November 6 Position: Juvenile Program Worker Job Number: 771966 Employer: Dept. of Children, Youth and Families Location: Providence, RI $43,298 to $49,062 per year (as seen on Channel 10 +12) Tuesday, November 7
11/05/2017
Media Contact: Captain Matthew C. Moynihan, "A" Division Commander, 401-444-1008 At 1:33 AM, Troopers arrested Ahmed Shikhalard, age 21, of 439 Doric Avenue, Cranston, RI, for a Sixth District Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for Arraignment on the original charge of Driving on a...
11/04/2017
Media Contact: Captain Matthew C. Moynihan, "A" Division Commander (401) 444-1008 At 12:40 AM, Troopers arrested Roger S. Duguay, age 41, of 39 Haskins Street, Providence, RI on a 1.) Superior Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for a Violation Hearing on the original charge of...
11/04/2017
Media Contact: Captain Matthew C. Moynihan, "A" Division Commander 401-444-1008 At 9:50 AM, Troopers arrested Kyle Evans, age 26, of 137 Lakeshore Drive, Blackstone, Massachusetts for 1) Affidavit and Arrest Warrant out of the Woonsocket Police Department for Counterfeiting Money and...