State Government Press Releases

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09/20/2018
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is advising the public that Silver Spring Lake in North Kingstown will receive an inspection and possible follow-up treatment to control noxious weed infestation on Tuesday, September 25. The initial treatment in June...
09/20/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - According to data released today by the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, Rhode Island's unemployment rate ticked down for a fourth consecutive month in August. Now at 4 percent, the unemployment rate is the lowest the state has seen since April 2000. The...
09/19/2018
Rubius Theraputics to Invest $155 Million and Create 160 New Jobs in Smithfield SMITHFIELD, RI - Governor Gina Raimondo today joined Rubius Therapeutics CEO Pablo J. Cagnoni, M.D., and state and local officials to break ground on a new pharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Smithfield. Once...
09/19/2018
Rubius Theraputics to Invest $155 Million and Create 160 New Jobs in Smithfield SMITHFIELD, RI - Governor Gina Raimondo today joined Rubius Therapeutics CEO Pablo J. Cagnoni, M.D., and state and local officials to break ground on a new pharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Smithfield. Once...
09/18/2018
Work scheduled for two nights this week, two nights next week The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today updated its schedule for a series of temporary overnight highway closures for a portion of I-195 in East Providence between the Warren Avenue off-ramp (Exit...
09/18/2018
PROVIDENCE Division of Law Enforcement (DLE) Officers cited a Warren man yesterday in Narragansett for having caught 13 striped bass 12 over the limit for a recreational angler the RI Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announced. After a period of surveillance, DLE Officers Jeff...
09/17/2018
External Affairs Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency Press Release Contact: Kristina Murray (401) 536-5248 Cell (401) 462-7063 Office www.riema.ri.gov Nationwide Test of Emergency Communications Postponed For Use: Immediately Date: 9/17/2018 Re: Wireless...
09/17/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced paving work this fall that will resurface badly worn portions of Hartford Avenue, also known as Routes 6A and 6, in Johnston and Scituate. The work is part of $80 million worth of paving projects RIDOT is undertaking this...
09/17/2018
Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today joined 55 other state and territory attorneys general to in a letter to congressional leaders and the chairs of the Senate and House Judiciary Committees urging lawmakers to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). "Since the...
09/17/2018
September 17, 2018: Rhode Island's 529 education savings plan, CollegeBound, has been rated as one of the best plans in the country by Savingforcollege.com, an independent authority on 529 savings plans, receiving five out of five in its "5-Cap" rating system for Rhode Island residents. "The...