State Government Press Releases

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04/26/2019
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, American Forests Praise RI's Resilient Rhody Strategy WOONSOCKET, RI – Governor Gina M. Raimondo today joined state officials, the City of Woonsocket, RI Tree Council, American Forests, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, National Grid, and other partners at a...
04/26/2019
NEWPORT, RI – Governor Gina M. Raimondo was joined at Newport Hospital today by Rhode Island Resource Recovery Executive Director Joseph Reposa and Lifespan CEO Tim Babineau for the official reboot of RI Resource Recovery's 'Let's recycle RIght®!' public education campaign. With the U.S....
04/26/2019
RIDE to complete a comprehensive review of the district PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Today Governor Gina M. Raimondo in partnership with Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza committed to strengthening Providence's schools and providing meaningful, lasting improvement in educational outcomes for all students. ...
04/26/2019
Rhode Island's 529 education savings program, CollegeBound, has, once again, been rated as one of the best plans in the country by Savingforcollege.com, an independent authority on 529 savings plans. "The cost of continuing education, whether at college or a trade school, is rising - with no...
04/26/2019
Supplemental spring trout stocking set to begin on Monday, April 29 PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces that Saturday, May 4, and Sunday, May 5, are Free Fishing Days in Rhode Island. Rhode Islanders and visitors alike can fish in the state's...
04/26/2019
The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation in partnership with the City of Pawtucket today announced that they have received six proposals responding to the RFP for the reuse of McCoy Stadium & Pawtucket Downtown Development. All proposals will be reviewed and evaluated by the Rhode Island Commerce...
04/26/2019
Media Contact: Captain Darnell S. Weaver, District A Commander, 401-764-5612 At 9:40 AM, Troopers arrested Francis Christy, age 39, of 159 Stoneham Drive, Woonsocket, RI, for: 1) Fugitive from Justice for an Affidavit and Arrest Warrant for Crimes Against Person, originating out of the...
04/25/2019
Small actions lead to big results. Especially during Earth Week, DEM encourages Rhode Islanders not to let the severity of climate change stop us from making behavioral changes that can contribute to a healthier planet. PROVIDENCE – During Earth Week, the Department of Environmental Management (...
05/07/2019
PROVIDENCE, RI – Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea has been elected by her peers to serve on the Executive Committee of the Elections Infrastructure Information Sharing and Analysis Center (EI-ISAC). The announcement was made this afternoon during the group's quarterly call. EI-ISAC is...
04/25/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) has alerted healthcare providers that the flu is no longer widespread in Rhode Island, which means that healthcare workers who have not been immunized against the flu are no longer required to wear surgical masks during direct patient contact. The...