State Government Press Releases

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05/07/2019
Media Contact: Captain Darnell S. Weaver, District A Commander, 401-764-5612 At 1:10 PM, Troopers arrested Yaribel Picot, age 24, of 103 Alverson Avenue, 3rd Floor, Providence, RI for: 1) Sixth District Court Warrant for Failure to Appear for Pretrial Conference on the original charge of...
05/06/2019
PROVIDENCE The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is conducting a habitat restoration project this month at the Beach Pond boating access site in Exeter. The project is part of DEM's continuing efforts to restore and protect water quality and native habitat at Beach Pond. Work begins...
05/06/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will close the ramp from Route 2 North to Route 117 East in Warwick for drainage repairs at 7 p.m. on Wednesday night, May 8. Depending on the extent of repairs that are needed, the ramp may remain closed into the daytime hours on Thursday, May...
05/07/2019
PROVIDENCE, RI To kick off National Small Business Week, today Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea announced the launch of the RI Business Data Hub, an interactive resource available to the public on the Department of State's website at http://sos.ri.gov/. The RI Business Data Hub allows...
05/06/2019
Bill requires emergency planning, brings RI in line with neighboring states NEWPORT, RI Governor Gina M. Raimondo and Lieutenant Governor Daniel J. McKee today called for the passage of legislation that would give the state the tools necessary to demand greater accountability from National...
05/06/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) today announced that it is expanding support and funding to three new communities to establish Health Equity Zones. East Providence, Cranston, and Providence's West End neighborhood were chosen through a competitive process that drew nearly 20...
05/03/2019
Bill requires emergency planning, brings RI in line with neighboring states NEWPORT, RI Governor Gina M. Raimondo and Lieutenant Governor Daniel J. McKee today called for the passage of legislation that would give the state the tools necessary to demand greater accountability from National...
05/03/2019
Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced that Vincent Mitchell (age 58), of Coventry, pleaded nolo contendere Thursday to one count of embezzlement over $100. Superior Court Magistrate Patrick T. Burke sentenced Mitchell to 20 years with 8 to serve at the ACI and the balance suspended with...
05/02/2019
Dressed as zombies representing smokers risen from the dead, dozens of Rhode Island teenagers held a Kick Butts Day Zombie Walk at the Rhode Island State House today to warn the living about the dangers of tobacco and e-cigarette use. The event culminated with a rally where the teens called on...
05/02/2019
Providence, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2019 Cash Collections Report for March 2019. The Cash Collections Report, which is issued monthly, compares current fiscal year cash collections by revenue item on a fiscal year-to-date and monthly basis to prior...