Cranston, RI â€“ Governor Gina Raimondo and members of her cabinet today took part in a briefing and discussion about hurricane preparedness and response, hosted by the Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency.
The purpose of the briefing was to bring together the Governor's Emergency Policy Group
Cranston, RI â€“ The National Weather Service will be hosting a series of Hurricane Preparedness Workshops, with the first to be held at Salve Regina University in Newport, RI.
"With a challenging winter behind us and a beautiful summer well underway, it can be easy to forget about storm...
Cranston, RIÃ¢â‚¬"The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) advises Rhode Islanders to prepare for the 2015 Atlantic Hurricane Season, which begins June 1st and extends through November 30th.
"We may not know exactly what Mother Nature will bring this year," said Governor Gina Raimondo. "
Cranston, RIÃ¢â‚¬" On May 1, 2015, the Town of Charlestown became the eighth community to gain entrance into FEMA's Community Rating System (CRS) in the State of Rhode Island.
The CRS, which is a component of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), is a voluntary program that recognizes and...