State Government Press Releases

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07/13/2021
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Attorney General Peter F. Neronha, Commissioner of Public Safety Steven M. Parι and Colonel Hugh T. Clements, Jr. announced felony charges against a member of Rise of the Moors following a joint investigation by the Providence Police Department and the Office of the Attorney...
07/13/2021
PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Departments of Environmental Management (DEM) and Transportation (RIDOT) have awarded 22 projects a total of approximately $1.4M in recreational trail grants to support trail development and improvement projects throughout the state. The Recreational Trails Program...
07/19/2021
Today General Treasurer Seth Magaziner released the following statement regarding CNBC's "America's Top States for Business" ranking Rhode Island 46th in the country: "Rhode Island can, and must, do much better than 46th as a place to do business. We can make our state an economic leader with...
07/13/2021
Historic collaboration between Councils distributes $968,000 of funding from National Endowment for the Arts, National Endowment for Humanities Providence, RI – RI State Council on the Arts (RISCA) and the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities (Humanities Council) announced today a...
07/13/2021
Media Contact: Captain David Bassignani, District "A" Commander, Rhode Island State Police, 401-764-5615 or rispdps@risp.gov At 2:34 PM, Troopers arrested Richard Carr, age 44, of 23 Warren Street, Providence, RI for: 1) Providence Superior Court Full Bench Warrant on the original charge of...
07/12/2021
To assist the State with its goal of vaccinating more Rhode Islanders against COVID-19, The Town Dock has partnered with Governor Dan McKee, the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH), and the Department of Environmental Management (DEM) to host free, walk-up vaccination clinics for crews of...
07/12/2021
PROVIDENCE, RI – Governor Dan McKee, joined by Lt. Governor Sabina Matos, Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea, Attorney General Peter F. Neronha, General Treasurer Seth Magaziner, Senate President Dominick J. Ruggerio, Majority Whip Katherine S. Kazarian, Sen. Joshua Miller, and Rep. Jason Knight...
07/12/2021
Media Contact: Captain David Bassignani, District "A" Commander, Rhode Island State Police, 401-764-5615 or rispdps@risp.gov At 10:15 AM, Troopers arrested Derek Masse, age 24, of 12 St. Paul Street, Blackstone, MA for: 1) Sixth District Court Bench Warrant for Hold Without Bail on the original...
07/09/2021
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends reopening Camp Canonicus in Exeter for swimming because bacteria have returned to acceptable levels. RIDOH recommends no swimming at Kent Count YMCA Lower Pond in Warwick, Ginny B Campground Beach and Dyer Woods Campground Beach in Foster,...
07/09/2021
PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is asking the public to report sightings of wild turkey hens – both with a brood of baby turkeys and without – and tom turkeys to help with research efforts. Information gathered from the public is helpful in determining...