State Government Press Releases

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11/16/2018
Colonel Ann C. Assumpico, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Director of the Department of Public Safety, announces that an investigation by members of the Rhode Island State Police High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) Task Force and the Glocester Police Department has...
11/16/2018
WARWICK, R.I. This weekend, volunteers from across Rhode Island will assemble hundreds of care packages for Rhode Island service members and local veterans as part of the 16th Operation Holiday Cheer. On Saturday, November 17th, volunteers will collect and sort donations from the public from...
11/15/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists that this weekend it is beginning a $42.6 million construction project to rehabilitate bridges that carry I-295 at its interchange with Routes 6 and 6A in Johnston (Exit 9). This work will require temporary traffic...
11/15/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists of a traffic pattern change for a section of the Washington Bridge, which carries I-195 West from East Providence to Providence. This change will allow for continued rehabilitation of this important structure, which is...
11/15/2018
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) will be stocking 2,000 hatchery-raised trout in four ponds across Rhode Island next week in advance of Thanksgiving weekend a popular time for recreational fishing. "I hope anglers of all ages will take time on...
11/15/2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo is directing Rhode Island flags at all state agencies and buildings to be flown at half-staff in honor of former Rhode Island First Lady Sue Carcieri. Flags will remain lowered until sunset on the day of interment. "Sue Carcieri was a smart,...
11/15/2018
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 No arrests to report.
11/14/2018
Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today joined a group of 13 attorneys general to defend a California law that limits when and how local law enforcement can cooperate with federal immigration authorities. California passed this law to improve public safety for everyone by focusing...
11/14/2018
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 No arrests to report.
11/13/2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. In response to Governor Gina M. Raimondo's call for clean and affordable energy for Rhode Islanders, a recent competitive procurement attracted nearly 2,500 MW of carbon-free resources across 41 different bids. The procurement, issued by National Grid this past September, will...