RIEMA

Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency

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02/02/2018 17:00 EST
Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency External Affairs Press Release State of Rhode Island StormReady Achievement For Use: Immediately Date: February 2, 2018 Re: StormReady The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency is pleased to announce that Rhode Island is the...
01/29/2018 16:15 EST
MEDIA ADVISORY All 39 Cities and Towns to Receive Honor from the National Weather Service What: The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) is pleased to announce that Rhode Island is the first state in the country to have all...
01/19/2018 16:15 EST
MEDIA ADVISORY Emergency Management Accreditation Program Ceremony The State of Rhode Island Receives National Accreditation for the Emergency Management Program What: The State Rhode Island will receive their National Emergency Management Standard Accreditation from...

Governor

Governor's Office

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07/19/2018 11:45 EDT
WARWICK, RI - During a bill signing ceremony today for three women's health care bills, Governor Gina M. Raimondo again called on the General Assembly to pass the Reproductive Health Care Act to enshrine the protections of Roe v. Wade in Rhode Island law. Governor Raimondo signed the bills in the...
07/19/2018 10:00 EDT
State adds 2,500 jobs in June, breaks jobs record again Unemployment rate is lowest since 2001 Tourism/Accommodations/Food Services and Financial Service employment reach record highs PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo offered the following statement today on the monthly release of
07/17/2018 15:30 EDT
Governor announces four employer partnerships, funding to establish Northern Rhode Island Higher Education Center WOONSOCKET, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo officially announced a new public-private partnership that will bring a new job training and higher education center to Woonsocket. At a...

RI Health

Rhode Island Department of Health

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07/20/2018 14:45 EDT
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is coordinating directly with Rhode Island Hospital and Hasbro Children's Hospital leadership, and is working closely with healthcare providers and healthcare facilities throughout the state to ensure that safe, quality care continues to be delivered...
07/19/2018 10:00 EDT
The Precautionary Boil Water Advisory that had been in place for Wilbur and McMahon School in Little Compton has been lifted. The system was required to issue a Precautionary Boil Water Advisory because it was performing pump repairs. Before consuming water from this system again, people should...
07/16/2018 16:45 EDT
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are advising people to avoid contact with water from Central Pond, Turner Reservoir, Omega Pond, and the portion of Ten Mile River that flows from Turner Reservoir to Omega Pond in East...

RI DEM

Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management

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07/19/2018 12:15 EDT
PROVIDENCE â The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces that test results from one mosquito pool, or sample, from a trap set in Warwick has been confirmed positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). The positive EEE result was from a species that bites both birds...
07/12/2018 12:45 EDT
PROVIDENCE â The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced that 125 mosquito samples from 35 traps set on Monday, June 25, have tested negative for both West Nile Virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). To date, in Rhode Island, three mosquito samples
07/09/2018 16:30 EDT
PROVIDENCE â The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management is predicting that air quality will reach UNHEALTHY levels statewide during the afternoon and into the evening on Tuesday, July 10th. The poor air quality will be due to elevated ground level ozone concentrations. The highest...

RI DLT

Rhode Island Department of Labor & Training

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07/16/2018 07:30 EDT
Monday, July 16 Position: Police Dispatcher Job Number: 814077 Employer: Town of Burrillville Location: Harrisville, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 12) Position: Indirect Lending Servicing Specialist - Funder Job Number: 814855 Employer: Pawtucket...
07/09/2018 07:15 EDT
Monday, July 9 Position: Warehouse Personnel Recruitment Job Number: 814010 Employer: Monroe Staffing Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience and position (as seen on Channel 12) Position: Account Executive Boston Market Job Number: 814567 Employer:...
07/02/2018 07:45 EDT
Monday, July 2 Position: Contract Administrator Job Number: 813851 Employer: Purvis Systems Location: Newport, RI $60,000 to $65,000 per year (as seen on Channel 12) Position:Leveling Machine Operator 3rd Shift Job Number: 814405 Employer: Materion Technical...

RI DOT

Rhode Island Department of Transportation

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07/18/2018 14:00 EDT
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today released key data from the State's tractor trailer truck only tolling program for the period from June 11, 2018, when tolling started, to July 10, 2018. The data included the number of transactions, number of diversions, and receivables...
07/13/2018 10:45 EDT
As part of the Pine Street Bridge replacement project in Pawtucket, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) has announced the next four-night series of highway closures for I-95 North and South at Exit 27 will begin on Sunday night, July 22. The Pine Street Bridge, closed to...
07/12/2018 11:15 EDT
In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today posted for public comment its Environmental Assessment (EA) for Toll Locations 3, 4 & 6 through 13 on I-95, I-195, I-295, US Route 6, and RI Route 146 in the towns of...

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