RIEMA

Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency

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01/03/2018 21:30 EST
Rhode Island Prepares for Blizzard Conditions and Extreme Cold Weather For Use: Immediately Date: January 3, 2018 Re: Winter Storm The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency is alerting all Rhode Islanders that National Weather Service has issued a Blizzard Warning for Newport...
12/20/2017 16:45 EST
External Affairs Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tom Guthlein (401) 462-7121
11/06/2017 09:00 EST
AWARD CRANSTON, RI- The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) has earned the prestigious distinction of being awarded national accreditation from the Emergency Management Accreditation Program (EMAP). This is a significant achievement that demonstrates the State of Rhode Island has...

Governor

Governor's Office

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01/11/2018 14:00 EST
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today released the following statement on National Grid's recalculated rate filing: "I'm pleased that National Grid is responding to my call to protect Rhode Island ratepayers, in light of federal tax changes that slash the corporate tax rate from 35...
01/11/2018 09:45 EST
PROVIDENCE, RI - Leading in to her upcoming State of the State address, Governor Gina M. Raimondo announced today an investment of $1.36 million in resources for foster families in Rhode Island, as part of her administration's work to increase the number of children in foster care and reduce the...
01/10/2018 13:45 EST
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today released the following statement in response to the Trump administration's decision to lift the ban on offshore oil drilling: "The President is endangering the health of nearly all coastal waters in our country, including our 400 miles of...

RI Health

Rhode Island Department of Health

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01/12/2018 15:45 EST
With hospital emergency departments throughout the state seeing high volumes of patients, the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is reminding all Rhode Islanders about the need to seek medical care in the most appropriate setting. Since the start of January, Rhode Island has seen...
01/12/2018 15:00 EST
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the organization Creating Outreach About Addiction Support Together (COAAST) will be hosting a free, community event on Monday, January 15th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial Auditorium in Providence called Owning Our Story: About the...
01/11/2018 17:15 EST
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Centre of New England â Boulevard water system (New London Turnpike entry point) have lifted the boil water advisory that was in place between December 29, 2017 and January 11, 2018 because of an E. coli bacteria finding. Samples taken by the...

RI DEM

Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management

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01/18/2018 13:15 EST
PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces a new, mandatory education and certification program for everyone who commercially harvests and lands shellfish in Rhode Island. The goal of the program is to ensure that shellfish harvesters deliver a safe...
01/17/2018 14:30 EST
$120,000 Awarded for Renewable Energy Investments PROVIDENCE â The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), in partnership with the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources and the Rhode Island Resource Conservation & Development Area Council, today announced $120,000 in...
01/17/2018 13:15 EST
PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is stocking ponds across Rhode Island this month with some 4,200 brook and rainbow trout for the winter trout fishing season. "Fishing is a popular winter activity for people of all ages, providing an opportunity to...

RI DLT

Rhode Island Department of Labor & Training

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01/12/2018 14:30 EST
Monday, January 15 Position: HVAC Installers and Services Technicians Job Number: 785746 Employer: Cassana HVAC Location: Johnston, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Digital Business Development Manager Job Number: 773686...
01/08/2018 07:45 EST
Monday, January 8 Position: Direct Support Job Fair Job Number: 785398 Employer: AccessPoint RI Location: Throughout RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position:Millstone Recruitment Job Number: 785563 Employer: Millstone Medical Location: Fall River,
01/02/2018 08:45 EST
Monday, January 1 Position: HVAC Technician Job Number: 756837 Employer: Energy-One Location: West Warwick, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Oil Heat Technician Job Number: 756834 Employer: Energy-One Location: West Warwick, RI...

RI DOT

Rhode Island Department of Transportation

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01/08/2018 08:15 EST
Governor Gina Raimondo today joined with U.S. Senator Jack Reed, U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza and Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) Director Peter Alviti to officially begin work on the 6-10 Interchange. The 6-10 Interchange rebuild languished...
12/22/2017 13:15 EST
Forecast also shows plowable snow Christmas Eve into Christmas Day The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) and the Rhode Island State Police are urging drivers to expect icy conditions tonight and are asking motorists to reduce their speed accordingly on what is expected to be a...
12/22/2017 12:45 EST
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) this week received notification from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) that the Environmental Assessment process has been concluded for the first two locations for all-electronic truck-only tolling to be built along I-95 in southern...

Videos

January 19, 2016 - RIEMA preps senior citizens ahead of winter storm

October 2, 2015 - RIEMA Director Discusses Preparations for Hurricane Joaquin

September 15, 2015 - 55+ No Limits: Senior Citizen Preparedness

August 26, 2015 - Lessons From Sandy Shared at Conference

August 25, 2015 - RI Responders Hear Marathon Experience at Preparedness Conference

July 9, 2015 - RIEMA Director Speaks About CodeRED "Dan Yorke State of Mind"



July 7, 2015 - RIEMA Director Discusses Hurricane Preparedness Tips



July 3, 2015 - RI Emergency Evacuation Routes



July 1, 2015 - CodeRED to Keep RI'ers Informed During Emergencies



May 14, 2015 - RIEMA Supports PEMA's CPOD Exercise



May 13, 2015 - RIEMA Works With Amtrak to Ensure Safety