State Government Press Releases

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11/30/2018
U.S. District Court Finds Federal Government Cannot Withhold Byrne-JAG Funding for not Certifying Compliance with Immigration Conditions Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin released the following statement upon a federal court decision in the lawsuit he and a coalition of...
11/30/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) this morning reopened Exit 30 on I-95 South. The off-ramp is located close to the Massachusetts border in Pawtucket, and provides access to Roosevelt Avenue, East Street and parts of Pawtucket and Central Falls. The exit was closed in...
11/30/2018
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), in partnership with the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), will host an informational workshop on the brownfields grant application process next week. Participants will learn how to apply for federal funding...
11/30/2018
With the news breaking early this morning that up to 500 million Marriott customers have been victim of a data breach at the hotel giant's Starwood-brand properties going back as early as 2014, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is sharing information on the breach and the steps Rhode Island...
11/30/2018
PROVIDENCE With winter approaching, the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is reminding businesses, community groups, and state and local government agencies to begin preparations for snow disposal. DEM has developed guidelines to assist organizations with selecting and...
11/29/2018
Latest in a series of traffic pattern changes this fall scheduled to begin tomorrow The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists about a new traffic shift on the 6/10 Interchange that goes into effect tomorrow night, Friday, November 30. The new...
11/29/2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. The State of Rhode Island has released the RI Residential Guide to Going Solar, a handbook for homeowners to help them navigate the many choices involved with installing a roof-mounted solar array. "The availability of state programs and federal tax credits makes it an ideal...
11/29/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that the company Achdut is recalling its Tahini products of all packages and sizes produced from April 7, 2018 to May 21, 2018 because they may be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes...
11/29/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today celebrated the early reopening of the Woonsocket Hill Road Bridge in North Smithfield. The Department closed the structurally deficient bridge in February and completed its replacement approximately one month ahead of schedule. The...
11/28/2018
Based on new information, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have narrowed their warning to consumers. (Initial warning issued November 20.) Consumers, retailers, and restaurants should not serve romaine lettuce from the Central Coast growing regions of northern and central California. If...