State Government Press Releases

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08/03/2018
Governor keeps promise to cut red tape, reduce taxes and eliminate regulations Keg Tax repeal clears way for growth in Rhode Island's beer economy PAWTUCKET -- Sitting at a high top bar table inside the brewery at Foolproof in Pawtucket, Governor Gina M. Raimondo raised a glass this afternoon...
07/28/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends opening Goddard State Park Beach in Warwick based on results from water samples that show bacteria levels within acceptable limits. RIDOH will continue to monitor and review beach water quality regularly to ensure safe bathing throughout...
07/27/2018
The following statement can be attributed to Nicole Alexander-Scott, MD, MPH, Director of the Rhode Island Department of Health: "As a part of our commitment to patient safety, Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) staff were at Rhode Island Hospital and Hasbro Children's Hospital day and...
07/27/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and RI Defeats Hep C invite all Rhode Islanders to attend the 'C is for Cure' WaterFire lighting on July 28th World Hepatitis Day to rally support to eliminate hepatitis C in Rhode Island. The lighting will take place at 8 p.m. in downtown...
07/27/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation is reminding interested persons of three public hearings scheduled for tonight, Friday, July 27 for the purposes of soliciting comments on its Environmental Assessment (EA) for Toll Locations 3, 4 & 6 through 13 on I-95, I-195, I-295, US Route 6,...
07/27/2018
PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announced today that beginning next week, it will administer surf and non-surf lifeguard certification testing for the 2019 season. Certification is required for lifeguard positions at all Rhode Island beaches. The...
07/27/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends opening Echo Lake Campground Beach in Glocester based on results from water samples that show bacteria levels within acceptable limits. RIDOH will continue to monitor and review beach water quality regularly to ensure safe bathing...
07/27/2018
Monday, July 30 Position: Green Jobs Apprenticeship http://www.dlt.ri.gov/realjobs/pdfs/train/GreenJobs0818.pdf Employer: RI Nursery Landscape Association Location: South Kingstown, RI --- (as seen on Channel 12) Position: Human...
07/27/2018
Public-private partnership results in new highway ramps JOHNSTON, RI- Governor Gina Raimondo, Rhode Island Department of Transportation Director Peter Alviti Jr., Johnston Mayor Joseph Polisena and Michael Knipper, Citizens Bank Executive VP of Property and Procurement today officially opened...
07/27/2018
Providence, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2018 State 5.0 Percent Hotel Tax Collections Report for February 2018. The State 5.0 Percent Hotel Tax Allocation Report, which is issued on a monthly basis, compares the collections from the state's 5.0 percent...