State Government Press Releases

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06/11/2018
Meadowlark, Inc., located at 132 Prospect Avenue in Middletown, is required to issue a precautionary boil water notice to its customers because the water system lost pressure. Customers should boil vigorously for at least one minute all water used for human consumption, including drinking and...
06/11/2018
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is advising the public that Silver Spring Lake in North Kingstown will receive the first of two treatments to control infestations of invasive weeds including variable water milfoil and fanwort this week. The weed control...
06/11/2018
Monday, June 11 Position: Distribution Center Job Fair Job Number: 801888 Employer: Amazon Distribution Center Location: Millford, MA $13.25 per hour (as seen on Channel 12) Position: Ward Secretary/CNA Job Number:...
06/09/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that Venda Ravioli recalled approximately 672 pounds of frozen meat ravioli products on Friday. The recall was announced by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) (link to announcement below). The frozen meat ravioli items...
06/08/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Sisson Pond in Portsmouth because of blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) blooms in that pond. Blue-green algae can produce toxins that can...
06/08/2018
With guidance from the US Fish and Wildlife Service, DEM is mobilizing volunteers to protect the threatened, migratory birds' nest until the eggs hatch. DEM is advising people to expect 'plover-flow' traffic at Roger Wheeler State Beach in the weeks ahead. PROVIDENCE A pair of piping plovers...
06/08/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and Rhode Island Hospital have entered into a Consent Agreement, in lieu of regulatory action, that will result in the healthcare facility implementing a series of system improvement measures over the coming year. The agreement follows a review by...
06/08/2018
PROVIDENCE With the forecast predicting sunnier, warmer, "beachier" weather than has recently been the case, the Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is encouraging beach-goers to buy seasonal passes today to help ease weekend traffic tie-ups tomorrow and Sunday. Per-vehicle transaction...
06/08/2018
Participants will learn how to harvest and prepare quahogs at the popular "Come Clam With Me" sessions. Perfect for families, all ages welcome! PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is hosting a series of free recreational clamming workshops this summer....
06/08/2018
The Complainant alleged that the Town Council violated the OMA when the agenda for its September 11, 2017 meeting was insufficiently specific with respect to a sound variance and when the September 11, 2017 meeting minutes were insufficient and/or inaccurate. With respect to the alleged notice...