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RI EMA News & Press

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02/23/2015 11:45 EST
Contact: Alex Ambrosius RIEMA External Affairs (401) 261-1639 www.riema.ri.gov Cranston, RI - The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA), the Rhode Island Department of Education (RIDE) and the Rhode Island State Police (RISP), along with the Rhode Island School Safety Committee, have...
02/20/2015 15:45 EST
Cranston, RI- The Office of the Governor, Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA), Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) and the state's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Consultation Program are urging Rhode Islanders to clear the ice and snow from their roofs...
02/16/2015 13:15 EST
Cranston, RI- As the snow keeps piling up, the Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) reminds Rhode Islanders of the importance of removing large snow amounts from the roofs of homes and businesses. "T.F. Green Airport has recorded approximately 50 inches of accumulated snow since...

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Office of the Governor News & Press

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03/06/2015 14:45 EST
PROVIDENCE, R.I.- Governor Gina M. Raimondo recently nominated Christopher H. Little and Heather Tow-Yick to the Board of Directors of the Rhode Island Airport Corporation. Raimondo submitted their names to the Rhode Island State Senate for confirmation. "As we work to strengthen our economy,...
03/05/2015 15:00 EST
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced her intent to nominate Kate Blacklock, Carmen Diaz-Jusino, Michelle Kwan and Lorén Spears to the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA). Raimondo will submit these names for consideration to the Rhode Island State Senate for...
03/05/2015 11:30 EST
PROVIDENCE, R.I.- Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced her intent to nominate three new members to the Governor's Workforce Board. Raimondo submitted the following names for consideration to the Rhode Island State Senate for confirmation: • Suzanna "Suzy" Alba of Smithfield (...

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RI HEALTH News & Press

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03/04/2015 16:15 EST
PROVIDENCE – Michael Fine, M.D., director of the Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH), has issued a Declaration of Conclusion of Widespread Influenza Period Statewide. According to HEALTH's regulations, healthcare workers who have not been immunized against influenza are no longer required...
03/04/2015 09:15 EST
Approximately $2.15 million of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention funding awarded to the Rhode Island Department of Health will fund 11 Rhode Island non-profit organizations and local governments to support innovative approaches to preventing chronic diseases, improve birth outcomes and...
03/04/2015 09:15 EST
HEALTH warns Rhode Islanders who purchased Roasted Garlic Sauce, Clam Sauce, Tomato Basil Sauce, Fra-Diavalo Sauce, and Marinara Sauce from D.Palmieri's Bakery on 624 Killingly St in Johnston. These products were not processed properly. There is a potential risk of Clostridium botulinum, a...

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RI DEM News & Press

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03/05/2015 13:15 EST
Companies Involved in Scrap Metal Recycling Operation along Providence Waterfront on Allens Avenue PROVIDENCE - Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit and Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin filed a complaint in Superior Court yesterday against two companies for environmental
02/27/2015 09:00 EST
2015 Freshwater Fishing Licenses Are Required Beginning March 1 and are Available for Purchase Online and at Numerous Locations Throughout Rhode Island PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management's Division of Fish and Wildlife is reminding anglers that Saturday is the last day of...
02/26/2015 08:45 EST
PROVIDENCE – The Department of Environmental Management announces that conditionally-approved areas of Mount Hope Bay and the Kickemuit River will be closed to shellfishing beginning at sunrise on Thursday, February 26. DEM enacted the emergency closure because an estimated 600,000 gallons of non-...

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RI DLT News & Press

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03/06/2015 08:00 EST
Position: Customer Service Representative Job Number: 707171 Employer: Advanced Interconnections Location: West Warwick, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Certified Nurse Assistants Job Number: 706754 Employer: Home Care Services of RI...
03/05/2015 09:00 EST
Event: Job Fair Friday Date and Time: Friday, March 6, 10:00 a.m. to Noon 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 with...
03/05/2015 08:45 EST
Position: Job Fair Friday, March 6 from 10 AM - Noon at the Providence netWORKri Career Center Job Number: --- Employer: Various Employers Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience / position (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position:Legal Secretary Job Number: 707304

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RI DOT News & Press

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02/11/2015 15:30 EST
According to the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA), commuter rail service will be restored to T.F. Green and Wickford Junction this evening. Service will resume with the 813 train, set to depart Providence at 5:23 p.m. The following outbound trains will run according to MBTA's...
02/10/2015 20:30 EST
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation and the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority announced that expanded bus service will be offered to T.F. Green and Wickford Junction to offset limited commuter rail service in Rhode Island, tomorrow, February 11. According to the Massachusetts Bay...
01/14/2015 09:45 EST
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is inviting local middle and high school teachers to participate in a hands-on TRAC (Transportation and Civil engineering) training. TRAC provides educators with tools such as lesson plans, software, and building materials to assist them in...

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