State Government Press Releases

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05/01/2019
Media Contact: Captain Darnell S. Weaver, District A Commander, 401-764-5612 At 6:47 PM, Troopers arrested Kyle Cheshier, age 24, of 19 Chestnut Street, Johnston, RI for: 1) Providence Superior Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for a Restitution Review on the original charge of...
04/30/2019
CRANSTON, R.I. – The R.I. Division of Motor Vehicles announced today that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has determined that the state's REAL ID program is fully compliant with federal security requirements. In December 2018, the Division of Motor Vehicles began issuing driver's...
04/30/2019
The Statewide Grand Jury has completed its investigation into the facts and circumstances surrounding the non-fatal shooting of Richard Solitro on December 9, 2018 by Patrolman Mathieu Florio of the North Providence Police Department. The grand jury determined that Officer Florio's actions were...
04/30/2019
Please note: An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. The U.S. Constitution guarantees that a defendant is presumed innocent unless and until found guilty in a court of law. Elio Ramirez (age 40) Providence, RI P1/19-2060A On April 25, 2019,...
04/29/2019
Made possible through the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, farms in Foster, Johnston, North Scituate, and Tiverton will receive almost $80K in funding for renewable energy investments to "green" their operations and save money. PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental...
04/29/2019
Treasurer Magaziner today, in his capacity as Chair of the Advisory Council for Locally Administered Pension Plans, released a report which details key information on the status and trends of each of the 35 locally-administered pension plans in Rhode Island. "All Rhode Islanders deserve...
04/29/2019
PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced it is hosting a series of free fly-tying workshops for novice and experienced fly-tiers and a fly-fishing clinic. WHAT: Free Fly-Tying Workshops WHEN: Wednesday, May 1, 15 |...
04/26/2019
PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), in partnership with the Rhode Island Tree Council and National Grid has awarded $15,000 in grants for urban forestry projects across Rhode Island. The grants were announced this morning as part of an Arbor Day celebration...
04/26/2019
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, American Forests Praise RI's Resilient Rhody Strategy WOONSOCKET, RI – Governor Gina M. Raimondo today joined state officials, the City of Woonsocket, RI Tree Council, American Forests, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, National Grid, and other partners at a...
04/26/2019
NEWPORT, RI – Governor Gina M. Raimondo was joined at Newport Hospital today by Rhode Island Resource Recovery Executive Director Joseph Reposa and Lifespan CEO Tim Babineau for the official reboot of RI Resource Recovery's 'Let's recycle RIght®!' public education campaign. With the U.S....