State Government Press Releases

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09/11/2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. At the direction of Governor Gina M. Raimondo, a competitive request for proposals (RFP) will be issued this week to procure up to 400 MW of affordable renewable energy resources for Rhode Island consumers. National Grid developed the RFP in coordination with the Rhode Island...
09/11/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - In accordance with a Presidential Directive, Governor Gina M. Raimondo has ordered that the U.S. and Rhode Island flags at all state facilities and buildings be flown at half-staff on Tuesday, September 11 in honor of the lives lost as a result of the terrorist attacks on...
09/11/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo issued the following statement today on the 17th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks: "Today we honor the thousands of innocent victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks and pay tribute to the heroism of the first responders who put other people's...
09/10/2018
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Jamie Barriera (age 37), of Warwick, Albert Barriera (age 63), of Warwick, and Louis Geremia (age 63), of Warwick, appeared today in Kent County Superior Court before Superior Court Justice Daniel A. Procaccini to plead to their roles in the...
09/10/2018
The RIDOH beach monitoring season has ended and will resume in May 2019.
09/10/2018
All of the boil water advisories that had been in place since August 31st for customers of five water systems in Narragansett and South Kingstown have been lifted. The final advisory, on the Narragansett North End water system, was lifted today. Advisories on the Suez, Narragansett Point Judith,
09/10/2018
Students who witnessed the shooting outside Providence Career and Technical Academy last Thursday are eligible for a $1,500 reimbursement for mental health counseling through the Crime Victims Compensation Program administered by the Office of the General Treasurer. "Communities throughout...
09/10/2018
Monday, September 10 Position: Cleaners/Janitors Recruitment Job Number: 817493 Employer: Able Services Location: Cumberland, RI $11.00 to $11.50 per hour (as seen on Channel 12) Position: Carpenter/Framer Job...
09/10/2018
Providence, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2018 Cash Collections Report for June 2018. The Cash Collections Report, which is issued on a monthly basis, compares current fiscal year cash collections by revenue item on a fiscal year-to-date and monthly basis to...
09/10/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Spectacle Pond in Cranston due to a blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) bloom in the pond. Blue-green algae can produce toxins, including...