Rep. Susan R. Donovan has filed legislation to protect Rhode Islanders with home heating oil contracts from being penalized for buying oil from another company if their own oil company fails to make a delivery within 24 hours of their request.
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) recently announced the following closures of shellfishing areas.
The town of Portsmouth will sell the following parcels of real estate at a public auction to the highest bidder.
The Senate approved two bills on Thursday to prevent gun violence and mass shootings, a ban on bump stocks and other rapid-fire gun modifications and “red flag” legislation that allows courts to disarm individuals who are believed by law enforcement to represent a violent threat to themselves or others.
The Rhode Island Senate recently passed legislation sponsored by Sen. James A. Seveney (D-Dist. 11, Portsmouth, Bristol, Tiverton) that would prohibit homeless shelters from refusing people with service animals.
Planning a cookout this weekend? Here’s what you need to know about Memorial Day weather, closings, and special events in Portsmouth.
The Senate recently passed legislation introduced by Sen. James A. Seveney (D-Dist. 11, Portsmouth, Bristol, Tiverton) that would require health insurers to include behavioral health counseling as a primary care visit.
The town of Portsmouth’s Recreation Department is now accepting applications for summer swimming and sailing lessons held at Sandy Point Beach.
The town of Portsmouth is accepting applications for a new fire chief due to the retirement of Portsmouth Fire Chief Michael Cranson.
The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority (RITBA) will temporarily close the Sakonnet River Bridge bike path as part of the ongoing demolition of the old bridge.
Rhode Island recently joined the fight to address plastic ocean pollution by signing the Clean Seas Pledge on behalf of Governor Gina M. Raimondo, announced Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) Director Janet Coit at a recent Volvo Ocean Race summit.
The Town Clerk’s Office will operate with limited service on May 24 at Town Hall, 2200 East Main Road.
The Rhode Island Senate recently passed legislation introduced by Sen. James A. Seveney (D-Dist. 11, Portsmouth, Bristol, and Tiverton) that would change the way the state approves and funds drug awareness programs.
Portsmouth resident John McDaid recently announced his candidacy for a tax assessor position on the Portsmouth Water and Fire District Board.
The town of Portsmouth is accepting applications for an assistant building inspector. Find out how to apply and the deadline to submit an application below.
The Town of Portsmouth is seeking nominations for the recipient(s) of the annual Portsmouth Award. Find out more about the process here.