State Government Press Releases

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06/25/2018
$1.5 million acquisition of "Mercy Woods" tract near Diamond Hill Reservoir will protect drinking water supplies and wildlife habitat, and provide opportunities for public recreation. PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced it has helped...
06/22/2018
This year for the first time, Fourth of July enthusiasts will be able to avoid traffic and take the Rhode Island Department of Transportation's (RIDOT) Providence to Newport ferry to Bristol for the world-famous parade. RIDOT plans to offer three round trips on July 4 to the nation's oldest Fourth...
06/25/2018
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that the Office of Attorney General has filed a civil lawsuit against prescription opioid manufacturers and distributors over their alleged campaign of unfairly, deceptively, and fraudulently marketing and promoting opioids in Rhode Island. The...
06/25/2018
Monday, June 25 Position: Distribution Center Open House Job Number: 813770 Employer: CVS Health Location: Woonsocket, RI $12.12 to $13.74 per hour (as seen on Channel 12) Position: Merchandisers Job Number: 814031 <...
06/20/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced closure of the Simmonsville Bridge in Johnston, effective Monday, July 9. The bridge will be closed through November. It carries approximately 6,600 vehicles daily on Simmonsville Avenue over the Simmons Brook between Randall...
06/22/2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo signed the FY19 budget today alongside Rhode Islanders whose lives will be made better thanks to the investments that will be made in the coming year. "This is an important piece of legislation, but it's so much more than a document. It's a...
06/22/2018
Budget Invests to Fix Rhode Island's School Buildings, Protects State's Progress, Preserves Rhode Island Values For 4th Straight Year, Raimondo Protects Funding for Education &amp; Training with No Broad-Based Tax Increases FY19 Budget Includes Tuition-Free Community College, Car Tax Relief,...
06/22/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists about a new traffic pattern scheduled to begin June 30 at Exit 19 on I-95 North and July 1 after Exit 19 on I-95 South in Providence. Barriers on both sides of the highway will create lanes splits with two lanes on the...
06/22/2018
Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced his intention to join with fellow attorneys general in filing a lawsuit challenging the Trump Administration policy of forced separation on the U.S. southern border. The lawsuit will be filed in U.S. District Court for the Western...
06/21/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that NOW Health Group, Inc. is recalling its NOW Real Food Zesty Sprouting Mix Product Code 7271, Lot #3031259 and Lot #3038165 because its primary ingredient, Crimson Clover Seeds, has the potential to be contaminated with...