State Government Press Releases

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12/22/2017
Monday, December 25 Position: CNC Machine Operator Job Number: 784748 Employer: Magnetic Seal Corp. Location: Warren, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position:Heavy Diesel Equipment Mechanic Job...
12/22/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. The Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources (OER) announced that, beginning January 1, 2018, municipalities, businesses and individuals will benefit from a uniform, statewide solar permit application, which streamlines the building and electric permit processes for solar...
12/22/2017
Guided nature tour kicks off at noon in Beavertail State Park in Jamestown as part of National First Day Hikes Event PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is hosting a guided walking tour of Beavertail State Park, in Jamestown, on New Year's Day. The one-...
12/21/2017
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo released the following statement today on the November Jobs Report, which showed that Rhode Island added 400 manufacturing jobs and 500 construction jobs last month: "In 2014, Rhode Island had the highest unemployment rate in America, but there was no...
12/21/2017
Rhode Island's pension fund continues to deliver strong performance, earning $101.3 million in November, which brings investment earnings over the past 12-months to $1.1 billion, and the fund's value to a decade-high $8.34 billion. "The health of Rhode Island's pension fund is improving," said...
12/21/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin and AAA Northeast were joined by law enforcement officials representing police departments from across the state, traffic safety officials, and drunk driving prevention organizations at a press conference today to raise awareness of the deadly consequences of...
12/21/2017
Colonel Ann C. Assumpico, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Director of the Rhode Island Department of Public Safety, encourages all motorists to make sure their cars are ready for winter, which officially begins today. Preparing vehicles in advance and knowing what to do...
12/21/2017
Acquisition will protect water quality in nearby Blue Pond PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces the permanent protection of 30 acres of forestland in Hopkinton. The property abuts DEM's Rockville Management Area and sits within 1,558 contiguous...
12/21/2017
Providence, R.I. --The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2018 Local 1.0 Percent Meal and Beverage Tax Collections Report for September 2017. The Local 1.0 Percent Meal and Beverage Tax Collections Report compares the collections from the state's local 1.0 percent meal and...
12/21/2017
Design-build approach to save money and complete the project faster The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) signed a contract today with 6/10 Constructors, a design-build team composed of companies with deep Rhode Island and New England roots. The contract will...