State Government Press Releases

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06/04/2020
Eligible Rhode Islanders without bank account information on file with IRS to receive stimulus payments by prepaid debit card PROVIDENCE, RI Attorney General Peter F. Neronha reminds Rhode Islanders that some individuals will receive their one-time federal stimulus payment in the...
06/03/2020
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) announced 107 new cases of COVID-19 today. This brings Rhode Island's case count to 15,236. RIDOH also announced 10 additional COVID-19 associated fatalities. Rhode Island's number of COVID-19 associated fatalities is now 742. A full data summary for...
06/03/2020
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will install a lane split on Route 4 in North Kingstown starting on Sunday night, June 7 to continue repairing the deck of the Lafayette Railroad Bridge over Amtrak's Northeast Corridor. The change will affect both northbound and southbound...
06/03/2020
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 found guilty in a court of law. Edwin Orellana (age 41) Providence, RI P1-2020-1627A On May 27, 2020,...
06/02/2020
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) announced 101 new cases of COVID-19 today. This brings Rhode Island's case count to 15,112. RIDOH also announced 12 additional COVID-19 associated fatalities. Rhode Island's number of COVID-19 associated fatalities is now 732. A full data summary for...
06/02/2020
MEDIA ADVISORY PROVIDENCE, R.I. Tonight at 5 p.m., Lt. Governor Dan McKee will partner with Brother Gary Dantzler of Black Lives Matter Rhode Island to host a Facebook live discussion on the peaceful pursuit of justice, the challenges we face and the partnership necessary to move forward.
06/02/2020
As we acknowledge and voice our collective grief and outrage over the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis last week, we in law enforcement must also keep our focus on working every day to redress the wrongs caused by centuries of systemic and institutional racism that permeate every aspect of...
06/02/2020
April 3, 2020 - Office Activity Update Lt. Governor McKee opened his first weekly Spanish small business conference call by reminding people to be safe and follow the guidelines from the Governor and Department of Health. The Lt. Governor highlighted his proposal for financial support for...
06/02/2020
April 8, 2020 - Office Activity Update Lt. Governor Dan McKee hosted his first Facebook Live COVID-19 Q and A with guests Westerly Town Councilman Caswell Cooke, Director of Veterans Affairs Kasim Yarn and World Accordion Champion Cory Pesaturo. Lt. Governor McKee took questions from...
06/02/2020
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is scheduled to close Route 3 under the Baker Pines Bridge in Richmond for two nights next week on Sunday, June 7 and Monday, June 8 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m., to install two nearly 60-ton bridge deck pieces. During the closure, Route 3 South...