State Government Press Releases

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10/19/2018
First in series of planned roundtable sessions set for Tuesday at URI PROVIDENCE, R.I. The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) will hold a series of roundtable discussions starting Tuesday, October 23, to gather public input on Rhode Island's outdoor recreation network....
10/19/2018
Providence, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue (DOR) today released its FY 2019 Revenue Assessment Report for September 2018. The Revenue Assessment Report, which is issued on a monthly basis, compares the adjusted general revenues by revenue source on a fiscal year-to-date and...
10/19/2018
Motorists should expect a rough, gravel surface as construction gets underway The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced that it will begin removing areas of deteriorated pavement on Nayatt Road in Barrington starting on Monday, October 22. Motorists...
10/17/2018
Please note: An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. The U.S. Constitution guarantees that a defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law. Arnold Evans (age 37) 59 William Ellery Place Providence, RI P1-2018-...
10/17/2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PROVIDENCE, RI The Board of Elections invites all local and national media news outlets to attend a Media Day at the Board of Elections offices in Providence on Oct. 23 from 4 p.m.- 6. p.m. The event will focus on providing the media and the public with a status...
10/17/2018
Rhode Island Treasurer Seth Magaziner, along with Illinois Treasurer Michael Frerichs, Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella, and New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer, has co-filed a shareholder proposal at Facebook, requesting the board of directors make the role of Board Chair an independent...
10/17/2018
Lane shifts and lane reductions needed for bridge construction The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced lane shifts and traffic pattern changes at the Horton Farm Bridge on I-195 in East Providence this coming weekend. Starting at 8 p.m. on Friday,...
10/17/2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. After five years of success with its three youth locations, the Office of Rehabilitation Services (ORS), a division of the Department of Human Services (DHS), expanded its partnership with others to open a new site for adults with disabilities ages 21 to 30. Project Search is...
10/17/2018
Providence, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2018 Local 1.0 Percent Hotel Tax Collections Report for June 2018. The Local 1.0 Percent Hotel Tax Collections Report, which is issued on a monthly basis, compares the collections from the state's local 1.0 percent...
10/16/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced it has closed the Arnold Mills Bridge in Cumberland. This decision was prompted by the findings of a recent bridge inspection. The bridge serves local traffic on rural Sneech Pond Road, off Nate Whipple Highway. The bridge...