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State Government Press Releases

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01/11/2023
PROVIDENCE, RI Governor Dan McKee announced today that the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will be launching a Request for Proposals on January 17, 2023, for the joint development of a new, modern Transit Center on Dorrance Street in Downtown Providence. The RFP will be released...
01/10/2023
PROVIDENCE, RI In a continuing effort to address chronic street homelessness in Rhode Island, the McKee Administration today announced expanded capacity at the forthcoming shelter space located at 662 Hartford Avenue in Providence. The property at 662 Hartford Avenue is owned, but currently...
01/09/2023
PROVIDENCE, RI Governor Dan McKee, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT), Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA), and the Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority (MBTA) today announced the January 23 opening date for the new Pawtucket-Central Falls Transit Center, which will...
01/06/2023
PROVIDENCE, RI The McKee Administration today announced that Rhode Island has been awarded a one-year, $4 million Preschool Development Birth Through Age Five Planning Grant (PDG B-5) from the federal Administration for Children and Families (ACF). The funding will support planning and capacity-...
01/04/2023
PROVIDENCE, RI The McKee Administration today announced that the Rhode Island Department of Education (RIDE) has been awarded a four year, $7.2 million Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resiliency in Education) grant to expand youth mental health services in the Chariho, East Providence,...
01/03/2023
PROVIDENCE, RI Upon learning of the passing of former Governor Lincoln Almond, Governor McKee released the following statement: "Susan and I are saddened to learn of the passing of former Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Almond. The first governor to serve a four year term, Governor Almond often...
01/03/2023
January 3, 2023 **AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY** My fellow Rhode Islanders, it is a great honor to address you today as I begin my first full term as Governor of a state I love. As you might have seen in my television commercials this past year family is very important to me. And I'm glad...
12/27/2022
PROVIDENCE, RI Today, the McKee Administration's Executive Office of Health and Human Services announced that is is releasing an RFQ (Request For Qualifications) for the state's non-emergency medical transportation program. The RFP will be available later this evening on the state's purchasing...
12/23/2022
PROVIDENCE, RI Governor Dan McKee issued the following statement wishing Rhode Islanders a merry Christmas: "The Christmas season is one of the most joyous times of year, when families, friends, and loved ones across Rhode Island's 39 cities and towns come together to celebrate, cherish...
12/20/2022
PROVIDENCE, RI Governor Dan McKee announced a request for proposals for the state's newest RI Rebounds program, the Ventilation Initiative will be run through the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation. The program will select intermediary organizations and/or businesses to provide approximately $2.5...