State Government Press Releases

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11/16/2016
The holiday season is upon us, and the musical talents of Rhode Island school musicians will be showcased as part of a month-long musical celebration of the holidays during the month of December. "We're pleased to be continuing this holiday tradition of student performances at the Rhode Island...
11/28/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced that RIDOT put $174 million out for bid during the 2016 Federal Fiscal Year (FFY2016) $60 million more than it did in the previous year and $74 million more than it did in FFY2014. The details of the year-end...
11/17/2016
PROVIDENCE - Just in time for the holidays, the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced that as part of its "Get Fresh. Buy Local" campaign, winter farmers' markets will be open across the state this weekend. The markets will feature an array of local products -...
11/17/2016
Free waterfowl identification workshop this month PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced hunting season for Canada goose opens this weekend, running Saturday, November 19 - Sunday, November 27. Goose hunting is also allowed Saturday, December...
11/17/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. This weekend, Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee will be joined by volunteers from across Rhode Island to receive donations of goods and pack care packages as part of the 14th Annual Operation Holiday Cheer at the Warwick Armory, 541 Airport Road. On Saturday, November 19th,...
11/17/2016
Rhode Island has joined a group of institutional investors filing a shareholder proposal demanding Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) address recent revelations of widespread consumer fraud and take steps to protect customers and shareholders from illegal predatory banking going forward, General Treasurer...
11/17/2016
Position: Multi Position Recruitment Job Number: 734763 Employer: KB Surfaces Location: North Smithfield, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Production Chief and Crew Recruitment Job Number:...
11/16/2016
Next phase of two-way traffic for the new circulator scheduled for November 22 The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is moving forward to open an additional section of two-way traffic on the Apponaug Circulator project as it continues to transform a congested and outdated urban...
11/16/2016
PROVIDENCE, RI Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea recognized two individuals and three institutions with the 2016 NASS Medallion Award at a ceremony held this afternoon at the State House. State Senator Harold M. Metts of Providence; Ani Haroian of Providence; DominicanosUSA; Generation...
11/16/2016
Health advisories lifted for five bodies of water The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) are lifting today the public health advisories on Warwick Pond in Warwick, North Easton and South Easton Ponds in Middletown, and...