State Government Press Releases

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01/10/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo and Health and Human Services Secretary Elizabeth Roberts today announced Dr. Trista D. Piccola as their choice to lead the Department of Children, Youth and Families (DCYF). The Governor will submit her name to the Rhode Island State Senate today for...
01/10/2017
Grants Support Local Companies That Have Received Federal SBIR/STTR Awards, Boost Rhode Island's Capacity for Innovation Commerce Secretary Stefan Pryor and the Rhode Island Science and Technology Advisory Council (STAC) today announced new recipients of the Innovate Rhode Island Small Business...
01/10/2017
In response to the findings from a new report by the United States Senate that showed Backpage.com knowingly profited from and facilitated child sex trafficking, the website announced it was shuttering its adult online ads section. Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin has called for years for...
01/10/2017
Position: Truck Drivers Job Fair Job Number: 737004 Employer: Centerline Drivers LLC Location: RI, MA and CT $18.00 to $24.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Certified Nurse Assistants Job Number: 737494 ...
01/09/2017
Disease surveillance systems at the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) have detected an increase in viral respiratory and gastrointestinal illness over the past several days. This is not unexpected for this time of year; however, the Department is urging all Rhode Islanders to help prevent...
01/09/2017
PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces that deer hunting season at Black Rock/Rodman Hollow on Block Island will open on Tuesday, January 17 through Friday, February 10. "Whether for food, sport, or leisure, hunting has a long tradition in Rhode...
01/09/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Robert S. Hull, Director of the Rhode Island Department of Revenue, today announced the appointment of Neena S. Savage to serve as Rhode Island Tax Administrator, overseeing the Rhode Island Division of Taxation. "Making government work better for people and getting our...
01/09/2017
Rhode Island Employers to Save About $30 Million a Year PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Further improving Rhode Island's business climate and strengthening support for the state's existing businesses, Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced that employers will see a significant reduction in their...
01/09/2017
Position: NRI Career Academy Training Opportunity www.dlt.ri.gov/realjobs/pdfs/train/NRICareerAcademy1116.pdf Employer: Connecting for Children and Families Location: Providence + Woonsocket, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) <
01/06/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- The R.I. Division of Municipal Finance has issued its Fiscal Year 2017 Property Tax Cap Report summarizing compliance with the state property tax levy cap of 4 percent, now in its 10th year. The Fiscal Year 2017 Property Tax Cap Report, now available on the division website,...