State Government Press Releases

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08/20/2018
The Complainant alleged that the CRMC violated the APRA when it withheld requested documents pursuant to R.I. Gen. Laws § 38-2-2(4)(K). The CRMC maintained that we should find no violation because the Complainant had not followed the CRMC's APRA procedures, but as best as we could tell, the APRA...
08/20/2018
The Complainant alleged that the City violated the APRA when it disclosed a requested list of condemned properties but redacted the street numbers of the properties. After weighing the public interest in disclosure against any privacy interests, we found that there was a public interest in...
08/20/2018
The Complainant filed an anonymous complaint asking this Office to file a lawsuit for alleged violations of the APRA and seeking injunctive relief. While R.I. Gen. Laws 38-2-3(j) provides that a public body shall not require, "as a condition of fulfilling a public records request, that a person...
08/20/2018
The Complainant filed an anonymous complaint asking this Office to file a lawsuit for alleged violations of the APRA and seeking injunctive relief. While R.I. Gen. Laws 38-2-3(j) provides that a public body shall not require, "as a condition of fulfilling a public records request, that a person...
08/20/2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Lt. Governor Dan McKee, Credit Unions of Rhode Island and Johnston Mayor Joseph Polisena will launch CU Senior Safeguard, an online, educational program developed to fight the financial scams and fraud being perpetrated against the elderly. WHO: Lt. Governor Dan McKee ...
08/20/2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Lt. Governor Dan McKee will be joined by Millennial Rhode Island and the Credit Unions of Rhode Island to host the Lt. Governor's Entrepreneurship Challenge Final Competition. Teams of high school entrepreneurs from across the state will present business pitches to a panel of...
08/20/2018
Students will compete for $9,000 in scholarships on August 18th at New England Institute of Technology. PROVIDENCE, RI – Lt. Governor Dan McKee announced the finalists of Rhode Island's first Lt. Governor's Entrepreneurship Challenge (LGEC), a business pitch competition for high school...
08/20/2018
Monday, August 20 Position: Cashier Recruitment Job Number: 816513 Employer: Flagship Staffing Location: Kingston, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 12) Position:Inside Sales/Technical Support Job Number:
08/17/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends reopening Conimicut Point Beach in Warwick for swimming based on results from water samples that show bacteria levels within acceptable limits. RIDOH also recommends closing Sandy Point Beach in Portsmouth and Georgiaville Pond in Smithfield...
08/17/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Georgiaville Pond in Smithfield due to a blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) bloom in the pond. Blue-green algae can produce toxins, including...