Governor McKee, Rhode Island Department of Housing, Amos House Seek to Build on Success of ‘Landlord Challenge’ Ahead of Winter Months

Governor McKee, Rhode Island Department of Housing, Amos House Seek to Build on Success of ‘Landlord Challenge’ Ahead of Winter Months Statewide incentive program offers property owners $3K signing bonuses for participation; has helped 100+ vulnerable Rhode Island households secure permanent housing since June ‘21 PROVIDENCE, RI – The statewide “Landlord Challenge”...

Governor McKee Statement on Today’s Public Utilities Commission Ruling on Electricity Rates

Governor McKee Statement on Today’s Public Utilities Commission Ruling on Electricity Rates Matthew SheaffSenior Communications AdvisorMatthew.Sheaff@governor.ri.govPROVIDENCE, RI – Governor Dan McKee released the following statement on today’s Public Utilities Commission (PUC) ruling on the electricity rates, utilization of funds to credit and reduce constituents’ utility bills and suspension of the customer...

Governor McKee, RIDOT Kick Off I-295 Paving Project

Governor McKee, RIDOT Kick Off I-295 Paving Project Matthew SheaffAsesor Senior de ComunicacionesMatthew.Sheaff@governor.ri.govLINCOLN, RI – Governor Dan McKee and the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today kicked off the I-295 paving project, one of the first in RIDOT’s aggressive five-year program to repave Rhode Island’s worst roads. The I-295 corridor is...

Governor McKee Announces 30-day Public Comment Period for Offshore Wind RFP

Governor McKee Announces 30-day Public Comment Period for Offshore Wind RFP Matthew SheaffAsesor Senior de ComunicacionesMatthew.Sheaff@governor.ri.govPROVIDENCE, R.I. –Governor Dan McKee today announced that a 30-day public comment period for a drafted offshore wind procurement request for proposals is now open through October 7. The State’s primary utility company, Rhode Island Energy,...

Governor McKee Announces $5M to Address Homelessness, Expand Shelter Capacity

Governor McKee Announces $5M to Address Homelessness, Expand Shelter Capacity Matthew SheaffAsesor Senior de ComunicacionesMatthew.Sheaff@governor.ri.govPROVIDENCE, R.I. –In an effort to respond to current and projected needs of families and individuals experiencing homelessness, Governor Dan McKee today announced the State is committing up to $5 million to expand shelter capacity statewide.“All...

Governor McKee Highlights New Budget, Legislative Investments in Rhode Island’s Behavioral Health Care System

Governor McKee Highlights New Budget, Legislative Investments in Rhode Island’s Behavioral Health Care System Matthew SheaffAsesor Senior de ComunicacionesMatthew.Sheaff@governor.ri.govWARWICK, RI – Continuing his #RIMomuntum Tour, Governor Dan McKee was joined today by House Speaker K. Joseph Shekarchi, legislators, and advocates to highlight new legislative initiatives and budget investments aimed at strengthening the state's behavioral...

El gobernador McKee firma una legislación para apoyar a las personas mayores de Rhode Island

El gobernador McKee firma una legislación para apoyar a las personas mayores de Rhode Island Gobernador destaca alivio tributario crucial para las personas mayores incluido en el presupuesto del año fiscal 23Matthew SheaffAsesor Senior de ComunicacionesMatthew.Sheaff@governor.ri.govTraducción por Rosa DeCastillo, Directora de Asuntos Comunitarios delGobierno de Rhode Island y Comunicadora Social...

Governor McKee Signs Legislation to Support Rhode Island Seniors

Governor McKee Signs Legislation to Support Rhode Island Seniors Governor Highlights Crucial Tax Relief for Seniors Included in FY 23 BudgetMatthew SheaffAsesor Senior de ComunicacionesMatthew.Sheaff@governor.ri.gov WARWICK, RI – Continuing his #RIMomentum Tour at the Pilgrim Senior Center in Warwick, Governor Dan McKee was joined by Lt. Governor Sabina Matos, House Speaker K....

Governor McKee, Elected Leaders, RIPTA Unveil Rhode Island’s First Electric Bus Fleet

Governor McKee, Elected Leaders, RIPTA Unveil Rhode Island's First Electric Bus Fleet Alana O'HareSecretaria de prensa de la Oficina del Gobernador, McKee.PROVIDENCE, RI – Continuing his #RIMomentum Tour, Governor Dan McKee and members of the State’s Congressional delegation joined the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) today to unveil Rhode Island’s...

Governor McKee, State and Local Leaders Break Ground on Tidewater Landing

Governor McKee, State and Local Leaders Break Ground on Tidewater Landing Matthew SheaffSenior Communications AdvisorMatthew.Sheaff@governor.ri.govPAWTUCKET, RI – Governor Dan McKee, state and local officials joined Fortuitous Partners to break ground today on phase one of Tidewater Landing. Phase one of the mixed-use riverfront development project, located on the Seekonk River, includes...