State Government Press Releases

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07/17/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends reopening Goddard State Park beach in Warwick and Kingston Camp beach in Kingston for swimming, based on results from water samples that show bacteria levels within acceptable limits. RIDOH also recommends closing Camp Grosvenor beach in...
07/16/2018
"Today, the President chose to ignore the opinion of the United States intelligence community in his assessment of Russia's attempted interference in the 2016 elections. As Rhode Island's Secretary of State and Chief State Election official, I have attended multiple briefings by U.S....
07/16/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are advising people to avoid contact with water from Central Pond, Turner Reservoir, Omega Pond, and the portion of Ten Mile River that flows from Turner Reservoir to Omega Pond in East...
07/16/2018
Governor's Executive Order Takes Aim at Plastic Pollution by Establishing Task Force to Recommend Best Approaches to Avoiding Unnecessary Use of Disposables, Preventing Waste, and Increasing Recycling NARRAGANSETT, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today signed an Executive Order aimed to reduce...
07/16/2018
Monday, July 16 Position: Police Dispatcher Job Number: 814077 Employer: Town of Burrillville Location: Harrisville, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 12) Position: Indirect Lending Servicing Specialist - Funder<
07/14/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends closing Kingston Camp Beach for swimming because of high bacteria counts. RIDOH also recommends reopening Camp Grosvenor beach in North Kingstown, based on results from water samples that show bacteria levels within acceptable limits....
07/14/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends reopening Briar Point Beach in Coventry for swimming, based on results from water samples that show bacteria levels within acceptable limits. (Briar Point Beach is on Lake Tiogue.) Goddard State Park Beach in Warwick and Camp Grosvenor in...
07/13/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends closing Goddard Park State Beach in Warwick for swimming because of high bacteria counts. When a beach closure is recommended, water quality analysis is conducted by RIDOH's laboratory or a state-certified laboratory. The status of a...
07/13/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Turner Reservoir in East Providence due to a blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) bloom in the pond. Blue-green algae can produce toxins,...
07/13/2018
The Precautionary Boil Water Advisory that had been in place for Church Woods (Charlestown) has been lifted. The system was required to issue a Precautionary Boil Water Advisory because it lost pressure. Before consuming water from this system again, people should clean and sanitize...