State Government Press Releases

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09/24/2019
PROVIDENCE, RI- Governor Gina M. Raimondo is directing Rhode Island flags at all state agencies and buildings to be flown at half-staff on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 in memory of former Rhode Island Superior Court Justice John Orton III. The flags will remain at half-staff until sunset on...
09/24/2019
PROVIDENCE The second round of aerial mosquito treatments will likely begin on the night of Wednesday, September 25, depending on weather conditions, the Department of Environmental Management (DEM) and the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) announced today. With favorable weather, the...
09/23/2019
President of Bright Sky Solar, LLC allegedly failed to pay wages totaling over $7,000 to four employees in 2018 Attorney General Peter F. Neronha and Rhode Island State Police Colonel James M. Manni announced that David Pelino (age 42), of Lincoln, was arrested on September 20, 2019 on...
09/23/2019
PROVIDENCE The second round of aerial mosquito treatments that state officials announced last week will likely begin either Tuesday night or Wednesday night this week, depending on weather conditions. The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) and the Rhode Island Department of Health (...
09/22/2019
Media Contact: Captain Darnell S. Weaver, District A Commander, 401-764-5612 At 9:31 AM, Troopers arrested David Thomas, age 50, of 10 Howard Avenue, Cranston, Rhode Island for: 1) Superior Court Full Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for Determination of Attorney. The arrest was the result...
09/20/2019
The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency is proud to announce the awarding of $150,000 in federal grant money under the FY2019 Department of Homeland Security Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP) to five nonprofits in the state. NSGP provides funding support for physical security...
09/20/2019
PROVIDENCE, R.I. The Rhode Island Office of Energy recently participated in a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the start of operations for the state's first community solar project under the Community Remote Net Metering Pilot Program. Located in Burrillville, the 3.307 megawatts (MW)...
09/19/2019
With areas of Rhode Island still at critical risk for the EEE virus, parts of 12 communities are expected to be aerially treated with mosquito pesticide next week PROVIDENCE As a part of continued work to protect public health by minimizing Rhode Islanders' exposure to mosquitoes that could...
09/19/2019
Providence, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2019 Cash Collections Report for June 2019. The Cash Collections Report, which is issued monthly, compares current fiscal year cash collections by revenue item on a fiscal year-to-date and monthly basis to prior...
09/18/2019
Change goes into effect on September 25 The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced a traffic pattern change as part of a $11.3 million intersection safety improvement project on Diamond Hill Road (Route 114) in Cumberland. Last week RIDOT began the...