State Government Press Releases

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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...
07/26/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends closing Conimicut Point beach in Warwick and DiFonso Recreation Area (Spring Grove Beach) in Glocester for swimming because of high bacteria levels. Beaches closed for swimming: - Conimicut Point Beach - DiFonso Recreation Area -...
07/26/2018
Colonel Ann C. Assumpico, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Director of the Department of Public Safety, is pleased to announce that K-9 Ruby, a member of the Rhode Island State Police Canine Unit, has been selected as the national Search and Rescue Dog of the Year. Ruby also is...
07/26/2018
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...
07/25/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Department of Environmental Management are advising people to avoid contact with Roosevelt Lake (part of the Roger Williams Park Ponds) and Mashapaug Pond in Providence due to blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) blooms. Blue-green algae can...
07/25/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends closing the beach at Larkin Pond Campground for swimming. Two other campgrounds on the lake, Kingston's Camp and Camp Hoffman, remain closed because of high bacteria counts. Beaches at Goddard Park and Kent County YMCA (Upper and Lower Ponds)
07/25/2018
State will join federal quarantine covering much of the eastern US enacted to prevent the spread of this destructive, invasive pest which attacks only ash trees to uninfested states Providence The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced that Emerald Ash...
07/25/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo announced today that Rhode Island will receive $4 million from the U.S. Department of Labor to support job training for Rhode Islanders in recovery. With this grant, Governor Raimondo is keeping the promise she made in her State of the State address...