State Government Press Releases

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09/02/2021
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Attorney General Peter F. Neronha issued the following statement today after today's announcement about health insurance rates by the Office of the Health Insurance: "Several weeks ago, my Office objected —across the board — to requests by insurers to raise health insurance...
09/02/2021
PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is announcing that the excessive rain from the remnants of Hurricane Ida have necessitated closures of shellfish harvesting for many of the state's shellfish harvest areas in Narragansett Bay and the coastal salt ponds. ...
09/02/2021
As part of an ongoing $10.5 million project to correct chronic street flooding on a section of Post Road (Route 1) in North Kingstown, RIDOT will begin a series of weekday lane closures and shifts from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. starting on Tuesday, September 7. RIDOT, in conjunction with the Town of...
09/02/2021
Providence, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2022 Cash Collections Report for July 2021. The Cash Collections Report, which is issued monthly, compares current fiscal year cash collections by revenue item on a fiscal year-to-date and monthly basis to prior...
09/01/2021
RI State Council on the Arts (RISCA) is accepting applications for artists for 2022 exhibitions at the Block Island Airport Gallery and GREEN SPACE Gallery at Rhode Island T.F. Green International Airport. The galleries are a partnership with the RI Airport Corporation (RIAC), and the entry...
09/01/2021
An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty. Arthur Godette (age 50) Providence, R.I. P1-2021-2686A On August 27, 2021, the Providence County Grand Jury returned an...
09/01/2021
Twenty grantees obtain funding through the Local Agriculture and Seafood Act, aimed at helping small businesses in RI's green economy prosper and increasing the diversity of both food producers and foods in the state PROVIDENCE – Governor Dan McKee and the Rhode Island Department of...
09/01/2021
PROVIDENCE, RI – Governor Dan McKee, joined by House Speaker K. Joseph Shekarchi, Senate President Dominick J. Ruggerio and bill sponsors Senator Melissa A. Murray, Representative Brian Patrick Kennedy, Senator Walter S. Felag, Representative Leonela Felix, and AARP Rhode Island State Director...
08/31/2021
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends no swimming at Scarborough State Beaches (North and South) in Narragansett due to high bacteria levels. RIDOH will continue to monitor and review beach water quality until Labor Day. The status of a beach may change as new data become...
08/31/2021
Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is seeking public comment on the draft amended FY 2021 DRINKING WATER STATE REVOLVING FUND PROJECT PRIORITY LIST. The Director of the Rhode Island Department of Health has developed the draft amended Federal Fiscal Year 2021 Drinking Water State...