WEST GREENWICH, R.I. — Hopkins Hill Sand & Stone has been illegally discharging waste runoff into a popular Rhode Island management area since at least 2004.
PROVIDENCE — The siting of ground-mounted solar facilities continue to exasperate environmentalists, developers, and planners who are trying to protect open space amid a booming renewable-energy sector.
The Resilient Rhode Island Act states repeatedly that maintaining forest cover and preventing forest fragmentation is imperative to achieving our greenhouse-gas reduction goals, and recommends a zero-net forest loss strategy. Opinion
FOSTER, R.I. — The expansion of Legend’s Creek Farm’s business to include the baking of bread has been delayed by a neighboring salvage yard that is operating without state or town approval.
PROVIDENCE — A study of air pollution along Interstate 95 found what has long been suspected: neighborhoods are suffering from unhealthy emissions.