State Government Press Releases

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12/20/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - For the third consecutive month, Rhode Island's unemployment rate has remained under 4 percent. Rhode Island's unemployment rate currently stands at 3.8 percent -- its lowest since May 1989 -- according to data released today by the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor...
12/18/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo issued the following statement on today's announcement regarding the Transportation Climate Initiative: "Climate change is one of the most pressing challenges we face. Despite inaction at the federal level, Rhode Island is moving forward to protect...
12/18/2018
Rhode Island schools, organizations, community centers and artists were awarded $163,181 in the December 2018 round of grants from the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts. The Arts Council's board approved the awarding of these grants at its December meeting in Cranston. These grants will go to...
12/18/2018
The City of Cranston Building Department violated the APRA by failing to timely respond to two APRA requests hand-delivered on February 5, 2018. The City subsequently provided the complainant with documents and although the complainant alleged that other responsive documents were withheld by the...
12/18/2018
The Complainant alleged that the NFD violated the OMA through improper supplemental notice for the September 27, 2018 meeting, claiming that one of the agenda items was vague. The complaint only included the first four words of the agenda item. Upon review of the full agenda item, we found it...
12/18/2018
KINGSTON, R.I., Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Governor Gina Raimondo today joined with University of Rhode Island President David Dooley to announce the first round of RI Innovation Campus projects which will catalyze academic research into new commercial products and businesses. The three...
12/18/2018
KINGSTON, RI -- Governor Gina Raimondo today joined with University of Rhode Island President David Dooley to announce the first round of RI Innovation Campus projects which will catalyze academic research into new commercial products and businesses. The three campuses are expected to create...
12/18/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea is showcasing some of the more unique and unexpected collections available at the Rhode Island State Archives through a new exhibition series called: "For the Record." The first exhibition in this series is titled: "150 Years of Big Ideas in...
12/17/2018
Actual lane split moving north; drivers will encounter split sooner The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced a change in its schedule for implementing a new traffic pattern as part of the 6/10 Interchange Project. Due to adverse weather forecast...
12/17/2018
Monday, December 17 Position: Senior Customer Service Rep II Retail Life Job Number: 822574 Employer: MetLife Location: Warwick, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 12) Position: Electrical/Mechanical...