For Use: Immediately
Date: June 19, 2014
RIEMA's 2014 Hurricane and Preparedness Conference
The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) will be hosting its annual Hurricane & Preparedness Conference on June 20th from 8AM – 4PM at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in
For Use: Immediately
Date: March 30, 2014
National Weather Service Issues Flood Warning for Rhode Island
The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency is alerting all Rhode Islanders that the National Weather Service has issued the following:
- Flash Flood Warning for...
Date: March 25, 2014
Re: Weather Advisory
The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency is alerting all Rhode Islanders that the National Weather Service (NWS) has issued the following weather advisories and storm warning:
- Winter Weather Advisory for Newport County from...
Providence, R.I.- Governor Lincoln D. Chafee joined the Rhode Island Division of Planning today to invite the public to review and comment on the draft of the state's Economic Development Plan, a product of the RhodeMap RI initiative.
The Economic Development Plan contains goals,...
Providence, RI – Governor Lincoln D. Chafee announced today the selection of Cheryl Burrell as the state's first-ever Associate Director of Diversity, Equity and Opportunity. In this role, Ms. Burrell will lead the state's newly-created executive division entitled the Office of Diversity, Equity,...
Governor Lincoln D. Chafee joined Director Charles J. Fogarty, Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training, to announce the approval of the state's fourth non-traditional apprenticeship program — and the second one developed under a program Governor Chafee created and funded in 2013. Established...
Providence -- The Rhode Island Department of Health has confirmed that a Rhode Island child died last week as a result of Staphylococcus aureus sepsis associated with enteroviral infection (EV-D68). Infection by both Staphylococcus aureus sepsis and EV-D68 is a very rare combination that can cause
Providence -- The Department of Health (HEALTH) and the Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are advising people to avoid recreational activities in Spectacle Pond in Cranston and Turner Reservoir, Central Pond, Lower Ten Mile River, and Omega Pond in East Providence because a blue-green...
The Rhode Island Department of Health today received confirmation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of a confirmed case of enterovirus D68 infection (EV-D68) involving an adult. The adult, who was recently hospitalized, has since improved and been discharged.
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that an $87,000 grant has been awarded to the City of East Providence for the removal of two derelict barges that have been sunken in the Providence River for many years. Funding for the grant is being provided through Derelict and...
PROVIDENCE – The Department of Environmental Management announces that test results from all 69 mosquito pools, or samples, from 32 traps set statewide during the week of September 15 are negative for both West Nile Virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). Results from 31 pools collected...
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management will hold its final scientific review workshop on the Rhode Island Wildlife Action Plan (RIWAP) on Wednesday, October 8 at the URI Coastal Institute in Narragansett. The workshop will take place from 9:00 a.m. to noon in Corliss Auditorium at...
Event: Job Fair Friday
Date and Time: Friday, October 3, 2014, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Providence netWORKri Career Center, One Reservoir Avenue, in the Renaissance Room, Providence
Description: The Business Workforce Center of the RI Department of Labor and Training is partnering...
Position: Job Fair Friday
Job Number: ---
Employer: Various Employers
Location: Providence, RI
Rate based on experience/position
(as seen on Channel 10 and 12)
Job Number: 702391
Employer: Cramik Enterprises
Location: Westerly, RI
Position: Employment Specialist
Job Number: 702398
Employer: Amos House
Location: Providence, RI
$35,000 per year
(as seen on Channel 10)
Position: Masonry Laborer/Forklift Operator
Job Number: 702425
Employer: Construction Maintenance Services
Location: Pawtucket, RI
As part of the Providence Viaduct Replacement Project, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will open a temporary Exit 22 (Downtown Providence/Routes 6 &10/Providence Place) off of I-95 South on Monday, October 6, 2014. This will allow for the construction of a new Exit 22 as...
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will be closing lanes on Route 6 East and West in the Olneyville section of Providence for paving tomorrow, Saturday, September 27. Part of the Magnolia Bridge removal project, the work is needed to resurface a section of Route 6 that has been...
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT), in partnership with the Federal Highway Administration and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, will host the 2014 Northeast Transportation Safety Conference (NETSC) September 3 – 4, 2014 at The Omni Hotel in Providence.