Florida recently received an exemption from a new plan to revive offshore drilling and other states, including Rhode Island, hope to receive the same treatment from the Department of Interior.
As Rhode Island lawmakers and lobbyists cling to the status quo to maintain power, they're delaying needed climate-change mitigation and ignoring the consequences.
PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Department of Administration has announced a plan to cut $25 million, as part of its directive, in the fiscal 2018 state budget.
A new report shows growth in both curbside collection programs and food-scrap drop-off sites. Two important caveats: the survey looked at residential programs and only those affiliated with or run by a city to town.
PROVIDENCE — In recent years, Massachusetts and California have held historic statewide votes on marijuana, animal rights, and waste management issues, all of which were driven by voter petitions.
TAUNTON, Mass. — Work is underway to remove the West Britannia Dam, a project that will complete a 12-year project to remove obsolete dams on the Mill River.