State Government Press Releases

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06/21/2016
PROVIDENCE, RI - Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea is reminding those looking to run for office in the State of Rhode Island that they must officially file a Declaration of Candidacy form on June 27, 28 or 29 in order to become eligible to appear on this year's ballot. Along with this year's...
06/21/2016
Warwick, RI General Treasurer Seth Magaziner joined with Governor Gina M. Raimondo and Warwick Mayor Scott Avedisian to celebrate the opening of Ascensus College Savings' new Warwick office. The opening of the Warwick office brings 35 jobs to Rhode Island and will be used to administer Rhode...
06/21/2016
The Complainant alleged that the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation ("RICC") failed to comply with R.I. Gen. Laws 38-2-3 (e) by failing to respond to a March 24, 2016 APRA request within ten (10) business days. Upon receipt of a records request, a public body is obligated to respond in some...
06/21/2016
The Rhode Island State Police Department's K9 "Riggs" has received a ballistic vest thanks to a non-profit organization, Vested Interest in K9s, Inc., and an anonymous sponsor provided funding for K9 "Riggs" vest. K9 "Riggs" is a 3 -year-old German Shepherd Dog, who has been assigned to Trooper...
06/21/2016
Position: RI Marine Trades & Composites Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program http://www.dlt.ri.gov/realjobs/pdfs/train/PreApprenMarineTrades.pdf Employer: RI Marine Trades Association Location: --- --- (as seen on Channel 10 & 12) ...
06/20/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today swore-in Judge Robert Ferrieri, the new Chief Judge of the state Workers' Compensation Court. "Judge Ferrieri brings excellent experience and knowledge from his eight years on the bench," Raimondo said. "I am confident that as Chief Judge, he...
06/20/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced that it intends to bring back the train service to the annual Rhode Island National Guard Open House and Air Show in 2017, providing an alternative way to get to one of Rhode Island's most popular and most attended events of the...
06/20/2016
PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced the first batch of mosquitoes trapped and tested this season for West Nile Virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) are negative. In order to monitor disease in Rhode Island, DEM traps mosquitoes...
06/20/2016
PROVIDENCE-The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management announced today a team of Rhode Island-based wastewater treatment operators has won the regional "Operator Challenge" contest. The challenge - which tests operators' knowledge and instinct in wastewater collection and treatment -...
06/20/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Humberta Goncalves-Babbit (age 62), of Bristol, RI, pleaded nolo contendere today before Superior Court Justice Kristin Rodgers to one count of misappropriation over $1,000 for stealing more than $25,000 from an elderly man. Under the terms of...