Today U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline announced over $8 million in U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development funding for the cities of Providence and East Providence.
The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation and its Rhode Island Procurement Technical Assistance Center hosted the General Dynamics Electric Boat Potential Supplier Summit on October 8 at the New England Institute of Technology.
Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline applauded the announcement that approximately $3.05 billion in heating and home energy assistance funds will be made available nationwide through the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program.
Family Service of Rhode Island has been awarded $499,513 through the federal Administration for Children and Families to support the “Together Forever Project,” which focuses on helping children in state care waiting for an adoptive home.
U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse, along with U.S. Representatives Jim Langevin and David Cicilline, announced a $3,680,000 federal grant to the Central Falls School District.
The Rhode Island Congressional delegation announced that two RI law enforcement agencies are receiving a total of $625,000 to add five more police officers to patrols this year.
The First Focus Campaign for Children, a national bipartisan children’s advocacy group, recognized Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) for his leadership on issues important to children during the 113th Congress.
Rhode Island's Congressional delegation announced that Providence’s Department of Planning and Development has received $3.9 million from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to protect city residents from the hazards of lead-based paint.
Rhode Island's Congressional Delegation and Governor Lincoln D. Chafee announced that the U.S. Department of Labor is awarding $161,417 to the RI Department of Labor and Training to fund a feasibility study on paid leave.
Rhode Island’s Congressional delegation and Governor Lincoln D. Chafee announced that the U.S. Department of Defense’s Office of Economic Adjustment is awarding Rhode Island a one-year, $1.57 million grant to help boost the state’s economy and help it diversify.