State Government Press Releases

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02/23/2017
Position: Fire Fighters Job Number: 739088 Employer: City of East Providence Location: East Providence, RI $51,253 to $64,290 per year (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Electroplater Reel-to-Reel Job Number:...
02/22/2017
Rhode Island's pension fund earned $117 million in investment gains in January 2017, General Treasurer Seth Magaziner announced at today's meeting of the State Investment Commission. "As we implement our 'Back to Basics' investment strategy, the pension fund is delivering for Rhode Islanders,"...
02/22/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Keturah Bryan (age 36), of Hartford, CT, pleaded nolo contendere yesterday before Superior Court Magistrate Patrick Burke to one count of obtaining money under false pretenses for collecting more than $14,000 in unemployment insurance benefits...
02/22/2017
One year after passage of the landmark RhodeWorks transportation legislation, Rhode Island has initiated millions of dollars of construction projects and puts hundreds of people back to work. At the same time, RhodeWorks has paved the way for a new Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT),
02/22/2017
Providence, R.I. -- The R.I. Division of Finance has completed its 27th annual salary survey for municipal government positions of the state's 39 cities and towns. The survey includes salaries for chief executives, 32 various department directors and other municipal officials. The survey...
02/21/2017
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. Jonathan Torres (age 19) 36 Jillson Street Providence, RI P1-2017-0460A
02/21/2017
The Fire District violated the OMA when it untimely filed a number of its unofficial and official and/or approved minutes on the Secretary of State's website for a number of its Board of Directors and Standard Administrative Procedures meetings. See R.I. Gen. Laws 42-46-7(b)(2) and (d). While...
02/21/2017
The OMA requires that the "unofficial minutes shall be available to the public at the office of the public body, within thirty-five (35) days of the meeting or at the next regularly scheduled meeting, whichever is earlier." See R.I. Gen. Laws 42-46-7(b)(1). The Coventry Charter Review...
02/21/2017
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. David Durrett (age 33) 160 Broad Street Providence, RI P1-2017-0283A
02/21/2017
Industry, Development, Academic and Research Partners Sought to Launch Innovation Campus to Amplify R.I.-Based Research and Accelerate Job Growth The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation (RICC), in partnership with the University of Rhode Island (URI), will soon begin requesting proposals from...