State Government Press Releases

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05/11/2017
Providence, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2017 Local 1.0 Percent Meal and Beverage Tax Collections Report for February 2017. The Local 1.0 Percent Meal and Beverage Tax Collections Report compares the collections from the state's local 1.0 percent meal and...
05/11/2017
Position: Job Fair Teachers, Bus Monitors, Crossing Guards Job Number: 753505 Employer: Providence School Dept. Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position:Electrician
05/10/2017
Please note: An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. The U.S. Constitution guarantees that a defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law. Luis Aponte (age 53) 17 Blundell Street Providence, RI P1-2017-1240A
05/10/2017
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced that it is postponing by one day the next phase of work associated with preventive maintenance on Providence area Interstate bridges. As preparations were underway for traffic pattern changes scheduled for tonight, RIDOT decided...
05/10/2017
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) will hold a public hearing this month in Providence to discuss proposed changes to regulations governing freshwater fishing, falconry, hunting, and parks and management areas. WHAT: Public hearing on draft...
05/10/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin joined attorneys general from 36 states and the District of Columbia in urging the U.S. government to change its policy giving Medicaid Fraud and Control Units (MFCU) greater authority to investigate and prosecute Medicaid abuse and neglect cases, specifically...
05/10/2017
A study published today in the journal Environmental Research provides new, local details on the health effects of hot weather on Rhode Islanders and has prompted the National Weather Service (NWS) Northeast Region to update its heat advisory policy. According to study authors, including Julia...
05/10/2017
Position: Town Manager Job Number: 752890 Employer: Town of West Warwick Location: West Warwick, RI $110,000 to $112,000 per year (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Field Marketing Representatives Job Number: 753380 ...
05/09/2017
PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) Division of Law Enforcement today announced the arrest of Brian Briggs, age 56, of South Kingstown. Briggs was charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in violent crime, killing/possessing a protected bird,
05/09/2017
On Tuesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee will hear legislation (S0401) filed at the request of Attorney General Kilmartin that would criminalize revenge porn and sextortion. The Senate unanimously passed identical legislation last year. Companion legislation in the House (H5304) passed the...