State Government Press Releases

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04/28/2022
PROVIDENCE – Governor Dan McKee and Lieutenant Governor Sabina Matos announced today that Quahog Week – the annual event spotlighting Rhode Island's favorite bivalve as well as the most economically important resource harvested from Narragansett Bay – will run May 15-21. Now in its sixth year,...
04/28/2022
PROVIDENCE – Governor Dan McKee and Lieutenant Governor Sabina Matos announced today that Quahog Week – the annual event spotlighting Rhode Island's favorite bivalve as well as the most economically important resource harvested from Narragansett Bay – will run May 15-21. Now in its sixth year,...
04/27/2022
The Apartments at 970 Victory Highway Complex in Burillville are required to issue a boil water notice to its consumers because E. coli bacteria was found in the water system. For more information, customers should refer to the notice provided to them by their water supply officials. The...
04/27/2022
PROVIDENCE –The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is encouraging residents get outside and appreciate Rhode Island's bounty of trees on Arbor Day. DEM is cosponsoring a tree planting Arbor Day Celebration on Friday, April 29, at 10:30 AM at Wilson Park in North Kingstown, along with the...
04/27/2022
On Friday, April 29 the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) begins a $6.5 million bridge rehabilitation project for bridges alongside Route 2 (Bald Hill Road), resulting in traffic changes at the West Natick Road intersection near Warwick Mall. The first phase of the project...
04/27/2022
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that Lakeside Refrigerated Services is recalling more than 120,000 pounds of ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli 0103. The recalled ground beef was produced from February 1, 2022, through April 8, 2022,...
04/27/2022
At 12 :00 PM, Troopers arrested Sonner Tapia, age 31, of 34 Monticello Street, Providence, Rhode Island for 1.) Disorderly Conduct, and 2.) Simple Assault. The arrest was the result of Troopers responding to Sixth Division District Court for reports of a disturbance. The subject was arraigned...
04/26/2022
The Rhode Island Department of Health's (RIDOH) Center for Vital Records is moving its office from the Cannon Building in Providence to Simpson Hall on the Pastore Campus (6 Harrington Rd., Cranston, RI 02920). The office will be closed for business on April 27, 28, and 29 for the move. The...
04/24/2022
At 9:50 PM, Troopers arrested Eva Damboise, age 43, of 93C White Rock Road, Westerly, Rhode Island for Violation of a Domestic No Contact Order – 1st Offense. The arrest was the result of a walk-in complaint and subsequent follow up investigation. Damboise was transported to the Wickford Barracks...
04/22/2022
PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) and Rhode Island Clean Water Association (RICWA) will be sponsoring open houses and tours at seven of the state's wastewater treatment facilities during Clean Water Week April 24-30 as part of a statewide effort calling...