State Government Press Releases

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04/17/2014
The Rhode Island Department of Business Regulations ("DBR") violated the APRA when it failed to timely respond to Complainant's APRA request dated July 10, 2013. See R.I. Gen. Laws 38-2-7. This Department did find, however, that DBR did not waive its right to assert reasons for withholding...
04/17/2014
The Portsmouth Town Council violated the OMA when its agenda item for its October 29, 2013 meeting failed to inform the public of the nature of the business to be discussed. See R.I. Gen. Laws 42-46-6(b). The agenda item in question stated "Request Additional Funding for the Mothballing of the...
04/17/2014
Mr. McQuade submitted an APRA request to the Rhode Island Department of Public Safety ("DPS") requesting documents, broken down into nineteen (19) different categories, relating to the Rhode Island State Fusion Center and related programs and activities of the Rhode Island State Police and its...
04/17/2014
The RI Department of Labor and Training announced today that the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for March 2014 dropped to 8.7 percent, down three-tenths of a percentage point from the February 2014 rate and down eight-tenths of a percentage point from the March 2013 rate. This is...
04/17/2014
Providence, R.I., -- Governor Lincoln D. Chafee today outlined Rhode Island's ongoing actions and strategies to address the marked increase in drug-related overdoses, addiction and crime. He also met with some of those affected by the emerging epidemic during a visit to Anchor Recovery Center in...
04/17/2014
Contact: Major Todd Catlow, Detective Commander Telephone: (401) 444-1005 Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety; and Marshal Jamie A. Hainsworth, United States Marshal for the District of Rhode Island, announce the...
04/17/2014
Contact: Major Todd Catlow, Detective Commander Telephone: (401) 444-1005 Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety; and Marshal Jamie A. Hainsworth, United States Marshal for the District of Rhode Island, announce that...
04/17/2014
Providence: Director of Health Michael Fine, MD today declared the flu to be widespread again in Rhode Island. This declaration triggers the requirement that healthcare workers who have not been vaccinated against the flu wear surgical masks during direct patient contact. Rhode Island is...
04/17/2014
Event: Amtrol, Inc Job Fair Date and Time: Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Location: West Warwick netWORKri Career Center, 1330 Main Street, West Warwick Description: Amtrol, Inc will be at recruiting various positions including Leadperson III, spindle screw operator,...
04/17/2014
Position: Thin Film Process Engineer Job Number: 697374 Employer: Mini-Systems Inc. Location: North Attleboro, MA $70,000 to $80,000 per year (as seen on Channel 10) Position:Security Officers Job Number: 697188 Employer:...