RIEMA

Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency

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10/23/2018 08:45 EDT
External Affairs Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency Press Release Contact: Kristina Murray (401) 536-5248 Cell (401) 462-7063 Office www.riema.ri.gov State of Rhode Island to Host International Emergency Management Group For Use: Immediately Date: October 23-...
09/27/2018 12:15 EDT
Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency Press Release Contact: Kristina Murray (401) 536-5248 Cell (401) 462-7063 Office www.riema.ri.gov STATE OF RHODE ISLAND TO PARTICIPATE IN NATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS TEST For Use: Immediately Date: September 27, 2018 Re: WEA and EAS...
09/17/2018 16:30 EDT
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...

Governor

Governor's Office

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10/22/2018 14:45 EDT
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina Raimondo was joined by federal and state officials today as she got a first-hand look at the state's first zero-emission electric buses. The three buses, which are being leased by the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA), mark the beginning steps of an air...
10/15/2018 10:30 EDT
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Raimondo today joined small business leaders to discuss how Rhode Island's new regulatory system--which won an Innovation Award from the National Association of Secretaries of State--is helping businesses succeed in Rhode Island. Led by the Office of Regulatory Reform,...
09/20/2018 10:45 EDT
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...

RI Health

Rhode Island Department of Health

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10/22/2018 16:15 EDT
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that Bakkavor Foods USA is recalling 795,261 pounds of ready-to-eat meat and poultry products that contain an onion ingredient that may be contaminated with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes. The ready-to-eat meat and...
10/12/2018 10:15 EDT
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Watson Reservoir in Little Compton and Gardiner Pond in Middletown because of blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) blooms. Blue-green algae can...
10/05/2018 15:15 EDT
A boil water advisory is in place for the Prudence Island Water District because E. coli bacteria was found in the water supply. A list of streets that are affected is available at the link below. The entire water district is affected by the boil water advisory. Residents on private wells or on...

RI DEM

Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management

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10/19/2018 13:15 EDT
First in series of planned roundtable sessions set for Tuesday at URI PROVIDENCE, R.I. â The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) will hold a series of roundtable discussions starting Tuesday, October 23, to gather public input on Rhode Island's outdoor recreation network....
10/16/2018 10:00 EDT
PROVIDENCE -The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced it is hosting a free field training workshop for hunters this month. The program is designed to augment classroom and internet training and is open to anyone who has completed a hunter or bowhunter education...
10/12/2018 15:45 EDT
Season for pheasant, rabbit, squirrel, woodcock, quail, and fox opens October 20 PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces that small game hunting season opens this month. The season for pheasant, cottontail rabbit, gray squirrel, bobwhite quail, red

RI DLT

Rhode Island Department of Labor & Training

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10/23/2018 07:30 EDT
Monday, October 22 Position: Police Officers Job Number: 819982 Employer: Town of Cumberland Location: Cumberland, RI $47,522 per year (as seen on Channel 12) Position: Licensed Maintenance/Plumber Job Number: 820120 Employer: Chariho Regional School District...
10/15/2018 07:45 EDT
Monday, October 15 Position: Providence Place Mall Job Fair Job Number: 819330 Employer: Multiple Employers Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 12) Position: Administrative Assistant II Job Number: 819652 Employer: Citizens...
10/09/2018 07:45 EDT
Monday, October 8 Position: Census Recruitment Job Number: 818790 Employer: US Census Bureau Location: Providence, RI $17.00 to $21.50 per hour (as seen on Channel 12) Position:Machine Operator Job Number: 819277 Employer: J & M Diamond Tool Inc.

RI DOT

Rhode Island Department of Transportation

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10/19/2018 11:00 EDT
Motorists should expect a rough, gravel surface as construction gets underway The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced that it will begin removing areas of deteriorated pavement on Nayatt Road in Barrington starting on Monday, October 22. Motorists can expect local...
10/17/2018 11:30 EDT
Lane shifts and lane reductions needed for bridge construction The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced lane shifts and traffic pattern changes at the Horton Farm Bridge on I-195 in East Providence this coming weekend. Starting at 8 p.m. on Friday, October 19,...
10/16/2018 16:45 EDT
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced it has closed the Arnold Mills Bridge in Cumberland. This decision was prompted by the findings of a recent bridge inspection. The bridge serves local traffic on rural Sneech Pond Road, off Nate Whipple Highway. The bridge has

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