For Use: Immediately
Date: November 18, 2013
Rhode Island Floodplain Mapping Tool
The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency has released the Rhode Island Floodplain Mapping Tool, an easily navigable online resource, which provides users with flood risk information...
For Use: Immediately
Date: October 31, 2013
Contact: Armand Randolph, (401) 462-7183 Office / (401) 641-8269 Cell
2013 School Safety Conference
The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency is pleased to host the 3rd Annual School Safety
For Use: Immediately
Date: October 24, 2013
RIEMA Trinity X Hazardous Materials / Decontamination Exercise
SUBJECT: RIEMA Functional Exercise
The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency will be hosting the Trinity X Rhode Island State Special Teams Hazardous...
17-member team to submit proposals for greater flexibility in schools, districts
Committed to seeking out new ways to provide greater autonomy and flexibility for teachers, principals, and superintendents, Governor Lincoln D. Chafee, along with the Board of Education and the Rhode Island...
Governor's Workforce Board to Invest
in Two Apprenticeships Programs
Funds from General Revenue to Support the Initiatives
Governor Lincoln D. Chafee announced today that the Governor's Workforce Board has voted to invest up to $150,000 toward the development of two new non-traditional...
Educators celebrate Rhode Island's key role in history
an effort to encourage educators to discuss the significance of Rhode Island's historic 1663 Colonial Charter and visit the State House where the Charter Museum is located, Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and Rhode Island Secretary of State A.
PROVIDENCE – In concert with area World AIDS Day observances, the Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) unveiled three new strategies today in support of statewide efforts to end the epidemic of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in Rhode Island by 2018.
"HEALTH's 'Getting to Zero' goal
The Rhode Island Department of Health encourages Rhode Islanders to take steps to make health part of their holiday this Thanksgiving. This holiday is a wonderful opportunity to spend time with people you love, which is what we mean by health. Below are some tips to stay healthy.
HEALTH wants to remind local businesses of the health and safety issues associated with Black Friday retail events. HEALTH's OSHA Consultation Program has visited over 50 employers to educate them about the risks and dangers associated with crowd control management at large "door buster" opening...
Proposed Changes Would Allow for More Flexibility for Small Businesses in Managing Their Hazardous Waste and Unused Paint
PROVIDENCE -The Department of Environmental Management will hold an informational workshop and a public hearing on proposed amendments to the Rules and Regulations for...
Nominations Will Be Accepted Through Friday, December 20
PROVIDENCE – The Department of Environmental Management is seeking nominations for membership on the newly-created Local Agriculture and Seafood Act Advisory Committee.
The Committee was established to advise and assist the Department...
Grant Applications Will be Accepted Until 4 p.m. on Friday, December 6
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that due to the Thanksgiving holiday, it has extended the deadline for the submission of recreation acquisition and development grants to 4 p.m. on Friday,...
Position: Diesel Mechanic
Job Number: 694009
Employer: Interstate Diesel
Location: North Kingstown, RI
$27.00 to $30.00 per hour
(as seen on Channel 10)
Position: QC Production Inspector
Job Number: 694535
Employer: CMT Materials
Location: Attleboro, MA
Rate based on...
The RI Department of Labor and Training reports that Rhode Island has again qualified for the fourth tier of the Federal Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC) program, due to the recent uptick in its unemployment rate.
The EUC program provides up to 47 weeks of federally funded...
Position: Job Information Session
Thursday, Dec. 5th at the Marriott Hotel
One Orms Street, Providence
held at 11:15am and at 12:30pm
Brown University and University of RI
Contact info: Roxanne M. Gomes at URI
Wendy McRae-Owoeye at Brown 401-863-1787
The following exit and lane closures are scheduled to take place on Rhode Island's Interstate highways from November 30-December 6, 2013. All schedules are weather-dependent and subject to change. Follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/RIDOTNews for up-to-the-minute travel information....
The following exit and lane closures are scheduled to take place on Rhode Island's Interstate highways from November 23-29, 2013. All schedules are weather-dependent and subject to change. Follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/RIDOTNews for up-to-the-minute travel information.
The following exit and lane closures are scheduled to take place on Rhode Island's Interstate highways from November 16-22, 2013. All schedules are weather-dependent and subject to change. Follow us on Twitter on http://twitter.com/RIDOTNews for up-to-the minute travel information.