State Government Press Releases

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11/02/2020
With cases of COVID-19 continuing to increase in Rhode Island, the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is recommending that all hospitals, nursing homes, and assisted living communities restrict visitation for the next two weeks. These recommendations are being made for two weeks as...
11/02/2020
As part of an ongoing bridge preservation project for the structurally deficient Stony Lane Bridge on Route 4 in North Kingstown, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will close one travel lane in each direction on Route 4 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for three consecutive days,...
11/02/2020
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced that a Providence man has been ordered to repay $19,824 to the State after pleading in Providence County Superior Court to fraudulently obtaining unemployment insurance benefits by not reporting earned wages to the Rhode Island...
11/02/2020
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will conduct the final in a series of eight weekend lane closures on I-95 near Exit 30 in Pawtucket starting as early as 7 a.m. on Friday, November 6. The Department will reduce travel lanes from three to two throughout the weekend, reopening...
11/02/2020
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Lt. Governor Dan McKee today sent a letter to Governor Gina Raimondo and Commerce Secretary Stefan Pryor calling for immediate changes to the Restore RI small business grant program to ensure local businesses receive funds before the December 30, 2020 CARES Act deadline. "It'...
11/02/2020
PROVIDENCE, RI Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea is reminding Rhode Islanders about two last-minute voting options for tomorrow's presidential election. First, if you missed the October 4 voter registration deadline, you can register to vote on Election Day and vote in the presidential race...
11/01/2020
Rhode Island State Police today released details of three, separate early-morning incidents on Route 95 that resulted in fatalities. Two of the incidents were single-car crashes that resulted in the death of the driver. The third fatality was a good Samaritan who stopped to help at another crash.
10/30/2020
October 30, 2020 Today Governor Gina Raimondo and Rhode Island Commerce announced a new program to expand access to and the efficacy of remote work to further fight the spread of COVID-19. The effort will help fund the purchase of hardware, software and internet access to support Rhode Island...
10/30/2020
Overnight closures are scheduled for Route 138 at the I-95 interchange in Richmond for two nights, Wednesday, November 4 and Thursday, November 5, as part of the Rhode Island Department of Transportation's (RIDOT) $21.3 million project to replace the Kingston Road Bridge, which carries I-95 over...
10/30/2020
As part of its ongoing project to replace the Greenville Avenue Bridge at the Exit 10 interchange in Johnston, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will shift lanes for I-295 this weekend. This will be followed by a five-night closure of Greenville Avenue at the bridge. ...