State Government Press Releases

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09/10/2018
Providence, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2018 Cash Collections Report for June 2018. The Cash Collections Report, which is issued on a monthly basis, compares current fiscal year cash collections by revenue item on a fiscal year-to-date and monthly basis to...
09/10/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Spectacle Pond in Cranston due to a blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) bloom in the pond. Blue-green algae can produce toxins, including...
09/09/2018
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 At 2:42 PM, Troopers arrested Ralphy Olivero, age 21, of 230 Park Avenue Apartment # 35, Pawtucket, RI for: 1) Violation of a No Contact Order. The arrest was the result of a motor vehicle stop on Mason Street, in the...
09/08/2018
The boil water advisory that has been in place since August 31st for customers of the Suez Water, Narragansett Point Judith, South Kingstown South Shore, and South Kingstown Middlebridge water systems has been lifted. The boil water advisory is still in place for customers of the...
09/08/2018
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 No arrests to report.
09/07/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) homepage, www.health.ri.gov, now includes water sample test results for the boil water advisory, which is still in place in parts of Narragansett and South Kingstown. This information will be updated regularly to allow residents and business owners...
09/10/2018
Lane splits will be removed; all lanes will shift to the left The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced a change in schedule for the start of the final phase of its project to rehabilitate the structurally deficient Blackstone Street Bridge, which...
09/07/2018
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces that test results from one mosquito pool, or sample, from a trap set in South Kingstown has been confirmed positive for West Nile Virus (WNV). The findings are not unexpected. We are currently in the highest risk...
09/07/2018
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) reports that peach season is underway in Rhode Island. Now through late September, locally-grown peaches will be available at numerous orchards and farmers' markets throughout the state. DEM Director Janet Coit knows...
09/07/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI With the State Primary less than a week away, Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea today announced how state and local elections officials are working to improve access to the ballot box while protecting the integrity of every vote. Key among these efforts are collaborations with...