State Government Press Releases

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05/09/2018
Reduced parking fees remain in effect at state beaches PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces that three state beaches in South County will be open weekends from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. starting on Saturday, May 12. Scarborough North, Roger Wheeler, and...
05/09/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) and the Rhode Island State Police joined with federal and state leaders today to highlight the upcoming new hands-free law in Rhode Island. The law takes effect on June 1 and prohibits a driver from using a hand-held wireless communication...
05/08/2018
Providence, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue (DOR) today released its FY 2018 Revenue Assessment Report for April 2018 today. The Revenue Assessment Report, which is issued on a monthly basis, compares the adjusted general revenues by revenue source on a fiscal year-to-date and...
05/08/2018
$2.6 million is available to clean up contaminated land, spur economic growth, and create jobs. DEM is encouraging proposals aiming to revitalize brownfield sites for new projects generating energy from green, renewable sources. PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental...
05/07/2018
Rhode Island Treasurer Seth Magaziner today recognized fifty-six high school juniors from across the Ocean State with the Young Leader Award. The award is presented to high school juniors in the state of Rhode Island who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in math, economics, finance and...
05/07/2018
The Elections Division at the Rhode Island Department of State, in cooperation with the State Board of Elections, is offering five How to Run for Office seminars to current and potential candidates to learn the ins and outs of getting their names on the ballot this election season. Elections...
05/07/2018
The Precautionary Boil Water Advisory that had been in place for the University of Rhode Island's W. Alton Jones Campus (West Greenwich) 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,...
05/07/2018
U.S. Department of Commerce released 2017 Fourth Quarter data on Friday PROVIDENCE, RI - Signs of Rhode Island's economic comeback continue. On Friday, the U.S. Department of Commerce Bureau of Economic Analysis released data showing that Rhode Island's economy grew at a faster rate during the...
05/07/2018
Governor and team show commitment to Rhode Islanders with a mental health diagnosis PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina Raimondo today signed an executive order reaffirming and expanding Rhode Island's commitment to people with mental health and substance use disorders while addressing access to...
05/07/2018
Monday, May 7 Position: Restaurant Recruitment Job Number: 800675 Employer: Spain of Narragansett Location: Narragansett, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 12) Position: Hospice Case Manager Registered Nurse<...