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CITY OF NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND PURCHASING DIVISION NOTICE TO BIDDERS SEALED BIDS Bid# 16-039 Sealed bids for furnishing the City of Newport, Rhode Island with a School and Cemetery Mowing, in accordance with all terms and specifications contained herein, will be received in the Purchasing Office, City Hall, 43 Broadway, Newport, R. I., until: Two (2:00) O'clock p.m., Local Time March 1, 2016 This is a public opening If additional information is needed, please email the Technical POC listed in the package. Proposals must be submitted in sealed envelopes addressed to the Purchasing Office, City Hall, 43 Broadway, Newport, R. I. 02840, and must be plainly marked in the lower left hand corner, "School and Cemetery Mowing -Bid# 16-039". Erin Mulligan Purchasing Agent emulligan@cityofnewport. com Note: You must register on the e-Procurement system at www.cityofnewport.com
Published: 2/12/2016
FOSTER-GLOCESTER REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT Notice is hereby given to all qualified voters of the above District that a public hearing for the school budget for the operation of said District for fiscal year 2016/2017, beginning July 1, 2016, will be conducted at Ponaganset High School Library on Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 8:00 pm. The budget as proposed by the Regional School Committee anticipates an expenditure of $25,010,653 of which $15,195,436 must be raised by taxation, to be apportioned between the Towns of Foster and Glocester as required by the charter of the Regional District. A summary of the proposed budget is as follows: Operational Budget: Salaries $11,524,569, Benefits $4,247,556, Operating Expenses $4,084,748, Total Operating Budget $19,856,873, Less Anticipated Revenues $6,573,916, Total Appropriation Requested $13,282,957. Debt Service expenditure $5,153,780, Less Housing aid reimbursement & Set aside funds $3,241,301, Total Debt Service Appropriation Requested $1,912,479. Total Operating & Debt Appropriation $15,195,436.
Published: 2/12/2016
HOUSING AUTHORITY OF THE TOWN OF EAST GREENWICH NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND OPPORTUNITY FOR REVIEW The East Greenwich Housing Authority will conduct a Public Hearing on its Annual Agency Plan and Housing Choice Voucher Program Administrative Plan on Wednesday April 6, 2016 from 10:00 am until noon at the Housing Authority Administrative Office located at 146 First Avenue, East Greenwich, Rhode Island. The Public is invited to attend and comment. The Plan is available for review at the Administrative Office located at 146 First Avenue, East Greenwich, Rhode Island between the hours of 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM Monday through Friday from February 16, 2016 until April 6, 2016. The Authority will accept written comments on the Agency Plan until 4 pm on April 6, 2016. Comments may be directed to: Marcia Sullivan, Executive Director East Greenwich Housing Authority 146 First Avenue East Greenwich, RI 02818 "An Equal Housing Opportunity"
Published: 2/12/2016
ORDER OF NOTICE STATE OF CONNECTICUT SUPERIOR COURT JUVENILE MATTERS K09-CP15-014366-A Notice to Louis Jamal Nelson Formerly of Woonsocket, Rhode Island And now of parts unknown. A petition has been filed seeking: Commitment of minor child(ren) of the above named or vesting of custody and care of said child(ren) of the above named in a lwful, private of public agency or a suitable and worthy person. The petition, whereby the court's decision can affect your parental rights, if any, regarding minor child(ren) will be heard on: 3/10/16 at 9:30 a.m. at Sup. Court for Juvenile Matters, 978 Hartford Tnpke, Waterford, CT Therefore, ORDERED, that notice of the hearing of this petition be given by publishing this Order of Notice once, immediately upon receipt, in the: The Providence Journal, 75 Fountain Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02902 a newspaper having a circulation in the town/city of Woonsocket, Rhode Island. Right to Counsel Upon proof of inability to pay for a lawyer, the court will make sure that an attorney is provided to you by the Chief Public Defender. Request for an attorney should be made immediately in person, by mail, or by fax at the court office where your hearing is to be held. Hon. John C. Driscoll Signed: Lisa Rinato, Deputy Chief Clerk 1-22-16
Published: 2/12/2016
STATE OF CONNECTICUT SUPERIOR COURT ORDER OF NOTICE Docket No. AAN FA15 5011463 Plaintiff Mbiah, Helena Defendant Kemp, Carlton The Court has reviewed the Motion for Order of Notice and the Complaint/Applica- tion/Motion which asks for: divorce (dissolution of marriage) The court finds that the current address of the party to be notified is unknown and that all reasonable efforts to find him have failed. The Court also finds that the last known address of the party to be notified was Providence, Rhode Island the Court Orders that notice be given to the party to be notified by having a State marshal or other proper office place a legal notice in : Providence Journal a newspaper circulation in Providence, Rhode Island containing a true and attested copy of this Order of Notice, and , if accompanying a Complaint for divorce (dissolution of marriage), complaint for dissolution of civil union, legal separation or annulment, or if accompanying and Application for custody or visitation, a statement that Automatic Court Orders have been issued in the case as required by Section 25-5 of the Connecticut Practice Book and are a part of the Complaint/Application on file with the Court. The notice should appear before 02/18/2016 and proof of service shall be filed with this court. Assistant Clerk Gretchen Magel Date Signed 01/22/2016
Published: 2/12/2016
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS FAMILY COURT JUVENILE CLERK'S OFFICE ADVERTISEMENT KENT COUNTY DATE: February 1, 2016 NOTICE TO: The father of a child born to DESTANY MARIE JENNINGS born on 09-DEC-2014 and Any & all parties in interest. A case has been brought in the Rhode Island Family Court to decide whether you have any parental rights to this child. If you do not appear at a hearing about this matter at the Family Court, 222 QUAKER LANE, WARWICK, RI 02886 on 03-MAR-2016, at 9:00 AM an order will enter without your consent that you no longer have any rights to this child, and the child may be adopted. Ronald J. Pagliarini Administrator/Clerk
Published: 2/12/2016
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS FAMILY COURT JUVENILE CLERK'S OFFICE ADVERTISEMENT NEWPORT COUNTY DATE: February 1, 2016 Notice to: ANTHONY HALL and Any & All Parties In Interest In Re: ANTHONY TYRONE JOHNSON and DARIUS LAVAUGN TURNER; Born On: 03-APR-2007; 26-JUL-2013; Juvenile Number: 200527263,7; Case Number: NTI-15-000002, 000006. The Department of Children, Youth and Families has filed Petitions in the Rhode Island Family Court to terminate your parental rights. Those Petitions are scheduled for a hearing at the Family Court, 45 WASHINGTON SQUARE, NEWPORT, RI 02840 on 16th day of MARCH, 2016 at 9:00 AM. If you do not appear on the 16th day of March, 2016, an Order will enter terminating your parental rights to these children. Ronald J. Pagliarini Administrator/Clerk
Published: 2/12/2016
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS FAMILY COURT JUVENILE CLERK'S OFFICE ADVERTISEMENT PROVIDENCE COUNTY DATE: February 1, 2016 Notice to: SHAWN CHALMERS and Any & All Parties In Interest In Re: ANNABELLA ROSE MOYNIHAN; Born On: 25-JUN-2014; Juvenile Number: 200713443; Case Number: PTI-16-000009. The Department of Children, Youth and Families has filed a Petition in the Rhode Island Family Court to terminate your parental rights. That Petition is scheduled for a hearing on the Fifth Floor at the Family Court, ONE DORRANCE PLAZA, PROVIDENCE, RI 02903 on 17th day of MARCH, 2016 at 9:00 AM. If you do not appear on the 17th day of March, 2016, an Order will enter terminating your parental rights to this child. Ronald J. Pagliarini Administrator/Clerk
Published: 2/12/2016
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS FAMILY COURT JUVENILE CLERK'S OFFICE ADVERTISEMENT PROVIDENCE COUNTY DATE: February 1, 2016 Notice to: STEPHEN VINCENT KOHANSKI and Any & All Parties In Interest In Re: LILLIAN ROSE LAMBERT; Born On: 31-AUG-2012; Juvenile Number: 201315431; Case Number: PTI-16-000001. The Department of Children, Youth and Families has filed a Petition in the Rhode Island Family Court to terminate your parental rights. That Petition is scheduled for a hearing on the Fifth Floor at the Family Court, ONE DORRANCE PLAZA, PROVIDENCE, RI 02903 on 15th day of MARCH, 2016 at 9:00 AM. If you do not appear on the 15th day of March, 2016, an Order will enter terminating your parental rights to this child. Ronald J. Pagliarini Administrator/Clerk
Published: 2/12/2016
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS FAMILY COURT JUVENILE CLERK'S OFFICE ADVERTISEMENT PROVIDENCE COUNTY Date: February 4, 2016 The father of a child born to BRITTANY VIGEANT born on 10-JAN-2016 Any & all parties in interest. WHEREAS, Department of Children, Youth and Families has filed a petition in said office alleging that said child is a dependent and/or neglected child. Now, therefore, you the said father and all parties in interest is/are hereby cited to appear, if you shall see fit before the Family Court to be held at ONE DORRANCE PLAZA, PROVIDENCE, RI 02903 within the county of PROVIDENCE COUNTY on the 26-FEB-2016 at 9:00 AM then and there to respond to said petition. Witness, the seal of our Family Court, at Providence, February 04, 2016 Ronald J. Pagliarini Administrator/Clerk
Published: 2/12/2016
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS FAMILY COURT JUVENILE CLERK'S OFFICE ADVERTISEMENT PROVIDENCE COUNTY DATE: February 4, 2016 WHEREAS, Department of Children, Youth and Families has filed a petition in said office alleging that BABY GIRL VIGEANT is a dependent and/or neglected child. Now, therefore, you the said BRITTANY VIGEANT and all parties in interest is/are hereby cited to appear, if you shall see fit before the Family Court to be held at ONE DORRANCE PLAZA, PROVIDENCE, RI 02903 within the county of PROVIDENCE COUNTY on the 26-FEB-2016 at 9:00 AM, then and there to respond to said petition. Witness, the seal of our Family Court, at Providence, 4 February, 2016. Ronald J. Pagliarini Administrator/Clerk
Published: 2/12/2016
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS FAMILY COURT JUVENILE CLERK'S OFFICE ADVERTISEMENT PROVIDENCE COUNTY Date: January 19, 2016 The father of a child born to EMILY CHAYA LEVASSEUR born on 17-OCT-2014 Any & all parties in interest. WHEREAS, Department of Children, Youth and Families has filed a petition in said office alleging that said child is a dependent and/or neglected child. Now, therefore, you the said father and all parties in interest is/are hereby cited to appear, if you shall see fit before the Family Court to be held at ONE DORRANCE PLAZA, PROVIDENCE, RI 02903 within the county of PROVIDENCE COUNTY on the 26-FEB-2016 at 9:00 AM then and there to respond to said petition. Witness, the seal of our Family Court, at Providence, January 19, 2016 Ronald J. Pagliarini Administrator/Clerk
Published: 2/12/2016
TOWN OF NORTH PROVIDENCE BOARD OF LICENSE COMMISSIONERS TRANSFER OF LOCATION OF CLASS BV LICENSE Notice is hereby given by the Town Council of the Town of North Providence, R.I., being the Licensing Board of said Town under the provisions of 3-5-17 and 3-7-7 et seq. of the General Laws of R.I. 1956, and all amendments thereto that the following has applied for transfer of location of a Class BV Limited Liquor License to said Council under said Act: FROM: Tina's Italian Kitchen, LLC d/b/a Tina's Italian Kitchen 1825 Mineral Spring Avenue North Providence, Rhode Island 02904 TO: Tina's Italian Kitchen, LLC d/b/a Tina's Italian Kitchen 1525 Smith Street North Providence, Rhode Island 02911 That said application will be in order for hearing at a meeting of said council on March 01, 2016 at 7:00 P.M. in the Council Chambers, Town Hall, North Providence, RI at which time all remonstrants may make their objections. Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing-impaired must notify the Town Clerk at 232-0900 (Ext. 207) 72 hours in advance of the hearing date. Per Order of the Town Council Troy Campopiano Deputy Town Clerk
Published: 2/12/2016
SOUTH KINGSTOWN SCHOOL DEPARTMENT REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS South Kingstown School Department is seeking proposals for the following: #2353 MEDICAID BILLING SERVICES This is a request for proposals, not a request for bid; responses will be evaluated on the basis of the relative merits of the vendor's qualifications; there will be no public opening or reading of the proposals received by the Purchasing Office of the South Kingstown School Department pursuant to this request. Interested vendors may provide a qualified proposal on or before February 25, 2016 by the close of business. The district reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to consider proposals received after this date. Specifications may be obtained by visiting the South Kingstown School Department web site http://fc.skschools.net/Purchasing/ or by contacting Maria Parrillo, Purchasing Manager, 307 Curtis Corner Road, Wakefield, RI 02879 2106, at (401) 360-1306. The South Kingstown School Department reserves the right to reject any and all proposals, to waive any technical defect or informality in the proposals received, and to accept any of the proposals deemed most favorable to the interest of the school system. The South Kingstown School Department does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, age, sex, disability or sexual orientation. By submission of your proposal, you agree not to discriminate in named areas.
Published: 2/11/2016
SOUTH KINGSTOWN SCHOOL DEPARTMENT REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS South Kingstown School Department is seeking proposals for the following: #2354 Registered Behavior Technician Training This is a request for proposals, not a request for bid; responses will be evaluated on the basis of the relative merits of the consultant's qualifications; there will be no public opening or reading of the proposals received by the Purchasing Office of the South Kingstown School Department pursuant to this request. Interested consultants may provide a qualification submittal on or before February 25, 2016 by the close of business. The district reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to consider proposals received after this date. Specifications may be obtained by visiting the South Kingstown School Department web site http://fc.skschools.net/Purchasing/ or by contacting Maria Parrillo, Purchasing Manager, 307 Curtis Corner Road, Wakefield, RI 02879 2106, at (401) 360-1306. The South Kingstown School Department reserves the right to reject any and all proposals, to waive any technical defect or informality in the proposals received, and to accept any of the proposals deemed most favorable to the interest of the school system. The South Kingstown School Department does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, age, sex, disability or sexual orientation. By submission of your proposal, you agree not to discriminate in named areas.
Published: 2/11/2016
State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations Department of Transportation NOTICE OF CONDEMNATION CONDEMNATION PLAT NO. 2866 STREET/ROADWAY: Division Street-Repairs to Bridge No. 965 over the Seekonk River FROM: Pleasant Street TO: River Street CITY: Pawtucket The Department of Transportation, pursuant to the authorization received from the State Properties Committee on October 13, 2015, did acquire on January 26, 2016 certain Temporary Easements in the location referred to above for construction. A complete copy of the legal description may be obtained from the Office of the Director of the Department of Transportation through its Real Estate Section, c/o Richard T. Kalunian, Chief of Real Estate Acquisition, Two Capitol Hill, Room 370, Providence, RI 02903-1124.
Published: 2/11/2016
PUBLIC NOTICE OF PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO THE FY 2015 PROJECT PRIORITY LIST FOR THE DRINKING WATER STATE REVOLVING FUND (DWSRF) The Director of the Rhode Island Department of Health proposes amendments to the Federal Fiscal Year 2015 Drinking Water State Revolving Fund Project Priority List. This draft Project Priority List is being noticed in accordance with Chapter 46-12.8 of the General Laws of Rhode Island. Copies of the proposed document can be obtained by calling 222-6867 weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or by writing to the Office of Drinking Water Quality, Three Capitol Hill, Room 209, Providence RI 02908. All material submitted for review is available for public inspection during the above hours at the above location. Written comments should be sent to the Office of Drinking Water Quality within thirty (30) days of the date of this notice. A public hearing on the proposed document will be held if the Department of Health receives such requests from twenty-five (25) people, a governmental agency or subdivision or an association having not less than twenty-five (25) members. If a public hearing is held, a public notice will be published announcing the date, time and place of such hearing. A stenographic record of the hearing will be made and the public record will be kept open for seven (7) days following the conclusion of the public hearing to allow additional time for the submission of written comments. The location of the public hearing will be accessible to the handicapped. Interpreter services for the hearing impaired or audiotapes for the vision impaired will be made available. The Department of Health is handicap accessible to individuals with disabilities. Please call the Department of Health at 222-6867 for further information. For individuals requesting communication assistance, call the DOH telephone 222-2506 at least 48 hours in advance, or Relay RI (TYY) at 1-800-745-555. Signed this tenth day of February, 2016. June Swallow, P.E., Chief Office of Drinking Water Quality
Published: 2/10/2016
PUBLIC NOTICE The Rhode Island Student Loan Authority (the "Authority") invites you to a public hearing. At the hearing, you can receive information or make comments about a proposal to issue up to $70,000,000 of bonds (the "Bonds"). Up to $60,000,000 of the Bonds may be issued on a tax-exempt basis and up to $10,000,000 of the Bonds may be issued on a taxable basis. The Authority may issue the Bonds in one series or issue or in separate series or subseries or issues from time to time as part of a plan of financing pursuant to Section 147(f)(2)(C) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986. The Authority will use the proceeds of the Bonds for some or all of the following purposes: (i) to make or acquire loans under the Authority's student loan programs, (ii) to refinance existing student loans which qualify under existing United States Treasury guidelines, (iii) to pay or refinance costs of making, acquiring or refinancing such loans, and (iv) to pay some or all of the costs of issuing the Bonds. Loans made under the Authority's student loan programs financed with tax-exempt bonds are made primarily to benefit: (a) Rhode Island residents attending post-secondary schools in or outside of the state, and (b) students attending post-secondary schools in Rhode Island. NEITHER THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND NOR THE AUTHORITY WILL BE REQUIRED TO PAY THE BONDS, EXCEPT FROM LOAN REPAYMENTS AND FROM OTHER MONIES PLEDGED TO SECURE THE REPAYMENT OF THE BONDS. NEITHER THE FAITH AND CREDIT NOR THE TAXING POWER OF THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND, OF THE AUTHORITY OR OF ANY MUNICIPALITY OR POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OF THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND WILL BE PLEDGED TO THE PAYMENT OF THE BONDS. THE AUTHORITY HAS NO TAXING POWER. You can comment on the proposal at the hearing. The Authority will hold the hearing at 9:00 a.m. on February 25, 2016 at its office located at 560 Jefferson Boulevard, Warwick, Rhode Island 02886. If you wish to speak at the hearing, you should call collect or write Noel F. Simpson at the following address, Rhode Island Student Loan Authority 560 Jefferson Boulevard Warwick, Rhode Island 02886 (401) 468-1700 The Authority may limit your remarks to no more than ten minutes. You can also send or deliver comments in writing. The Authority must receive the comments before the end of the hearing. The Authority's office is accessible to the disabled. If you are hearing impaired and want interpreter services, write or call the Authority on its TDD line at 468-1750 at least forty-eight (48) hours before the hearing. Charles P. Kelley Executive Director RHODE ISLAND STUDENT LOAN AUTHORITY
Published: 2/10/2016
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS Rhode Island Department of Health PUBLIC NOTICE The Director of the Rhode Island Department of Health, in accordance with THE RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR THE CERTIFICATION OF HEALTH PLANS (R23-17.13-CHP), established pursuant to the authority conferred under section 23-17.13 of the General Laws of Rhode Island for the purpose of adopting minimum standards and procedures for the implementation of the Health Care Accessibility and Quality Assurance Act of 1996, hereby gives notice that: Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company has submitted complete applications for Health Plan recertification. Copies of the applications are available online at: http://www.health.ri.gov/systems/about/healthplanpubliccomment/ Anyone interested in making written public comments concerning these applications may do so by 19 February via e-mail to: Sullivan.Roberts@health.ri.gov For alternative methods of submitting written comments, please call the Office of Managed Care Regulation at (401) 222-6015. The Department shall take final action on the application after the public comment period. Sullivan Roberts Health Economics Specialist Managed Care Regulation Program
Published: 2/10/2016
THE TOWN OF WEST WARWICK INVITATION TO BID NEW FENCE - SKATE PARK - RIVERPOINT PARK The Town of West Warwick solicits bids for the above. Specifications are available in person as of 2/10/16 in the Office of Property Services located at 20 Junior Street, West Warwick, RI between the hours of 8:00 am and 3:00 pm (401-822-8443). Sealed bids will be received until 1:00 pm on Friday, 3/4/16, at the Town Finance Office, 1170 Main Street, West Warwick, RI 02893 at which time bids will be opened publicly. The West Warwick Town Council reserves the right to reject any or all bids. Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must notify the Business Office at 401-821-3010 no later than two business days prior to the bid opening.
Published: 2/10/2016
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS DIVISION OF PUBLIC UTILITIES AND CARRIERS 89 Jefferson Boulevard Warwick, Rhode Island 02888 HEARING NOTICE Pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 39-14.1-4 of the General Laws of Rhode Island, the Division of Public Utilities and Carriers, Motor Carriers Division, hereby gives notice that it will conduct hearings into the applications listed below at the times and dates specified. The hearing will take place at 89 Jefferson Boulevard, Warwick, Rhode Island in the Division hearing room. The Applicant must appear in person. Anyone wishing to protest an application must do so in accordance with the Division Rules of Practice and Procedure. Anyone seeking Intervener status for any hearing described above must file a Motion to Intervene in that matter, in writing, with the Division within seven (7) calendar days after the date Notice was given to the public by legal notice in The Providence Journal. The Motion must conform to the requirements of Rule 17 of the Division's Rules of Practice and Procedure (available on the Division's web site). February 23, 2016 10:00 a.m. 16 MC 06 Ronald Rotondo, 109 Newfield Ave., Warwick, RI 02888, is requesting authority to operate as a public motor vehicle pursuant to RIGL 39-14.1-4 February 25, 2016 10:00 a.m. 16 MC 11 BT Global Auto Services LLC, 91 Arthur St. #5, Pawtucket, RI 02860, is requesting authority to operate as a public motor vehicle pursuant to RIGL 39-14.1-4 Melissa Daley, Clerk Motor Carriers Division (2/4/16)
Published: 2/9/2016
NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY 2014/2015 DRAFT ANNUAL REPORT OF THE RIDOT PHASE II STORM WATER MANAGEMENT PROGRAM PLAN The Director of the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) hereby gives public notice that the Draft 2014 / 2015 RIDOT Storm Water Management Program Plan Annual Report, prepared in accordance with the Rhode Island Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (RIPDES) Program, is available for public inspection, review, and comment. For further information and/or a copy of the document, please visit DOT's Storm Water website at: http://www.dot.ri.gov/about/stormwater.php or contact Allison Hamel at: RIDOT, Natural Resources Unit, 2 Capitol Hill, Rm 368, Providence, RI 02903 (401) 222-2023, Ext: 4097 ahamel@dot.ri.gov The documents may be reviewed at the Rhode Island Department of Transportation, Two Capitol Hill, Providence, Rhode Island from FEBRUARY 8, 2016 to MARCH 8, 2016 between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM Monday through Friday, by appointment only. PUBLIC HEARING: A public hearing on the Annual Report or Revised Plan will be held if RIDOT receives such requests from twenty-five (25) people, a government agency or subdivision, or an association having not less than twenty-five (25) members. If a public hearing is to be held, a public notice will be published announcing the date, time, place of such hearing, and the deadline for submitting written comments. PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD: (FEBRUARY 8, 2016 to MARCH 8, 2016) All comments on the documents should be submitted in writing or via email post-marked no later than 4:00 PM on MARCH 8, 2016. If, during the public comment period, significant new questions are raised concerning the document, DOT may require a new draft or may reopen the public comment period. A public notice will be issued for any of these actions. FINAL DECISION AND APPEALS: Following the close of the comment period, and after a public hearing, if such hearing is held, the Director will issue a final decision and forward a copy of the final documents to RIDEM and each person who has submitted written comments or requested notice.
Published: 2/8/2016
NOTICE OF FILING The Interstate Navigation Company ("Interstate") hereby gives notice that on January 28, 2016, Interstate filed with the Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission (the "Commission") proposed revised rates for its high-speed ferry service between Point Judith and Block Island (Docket No. 4598). These rates will apply only to Interstate's seasonal discretionary high-speed ferry passenger service between Point Judith and Block Island, and will not apply to its year� round conventional passenger and freight ferry service or to Interstate's high speed ferry service between Newport and Block Island. In general, the proposed revised rates, if approved, would increase high-speed ferry ticket prices by $1.00 each way. Other proposed changes are set forth in the proposed rates. The Commission can suspend the proposed rates if it chooses to do so. However, Interstate is asking that these new rates be allowed to go into effect on May 1, 2016, without suspension or hearing. A copy of the filing is available at the offices of Interstate's attorney, Michael R. McElroy, 21 Dryden Lane, P.O. Box 6721, Providence, RI 02940-6721, and at the Public Utilities Commission, 89 Jefferson Boulevard, Warwick, RI 02888, and may be examined by the public during business hours. The filing can also be accessed on the Commission's website at http://www.ripuc.org/eventsactions/docket/4598page.html. This notice is given pursuant to the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure. Interstate Navigation Company
Published: 2/8/2016
CITY OF WOONSOCKET BID #5712 Artificial Surface for Play Equipment, WWII Park The City of Woonsocket, through its Department of Planning & Development, is hereby soliciting bids from vendors to provide and install an approved synthetic turf or rubberized surface at the playground located at WWII Park. Installation will be made over the gravel sub base, as prepared by the City, over an area of approximately 8,500 square feet. The City will accept and consider proposals for any approved play surface for this area and reserves the right to evaluate and select the proposal that is deemed most advantageous to the City. Sealed bids will be received in the Purchasing Department, City Hall, 169 Main Street, PO Box B, Woonsocket, RI 02895 until 1:00 PM on Thursday, February 25, 2016, at which time all bids will be opened and publicly read in the second floor conference room. Bid packets can be obtained via the City's website, and questions can be directed to jmathews@woonsocketri.org or 401-767-9230. The City maintains the option to reject any and all bids received.
Published: 2/7/2016
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Statewide Summer Youth Workforce Services 2016 Issued by: Workforce Solutions of Providence/Cranston and Workforce Partnership of Greater Rhode Island Workforce Solutions of Providence/Cranston (WSPC) and the Workforce Partnership of Greater Rhode Island (WPGRI) request proposals to conduct summer youth workforce activities funded by Job Development Funds (JDF) from the Governor's Workforce Board RI. SCOPE OF SERVICES The scope of services being solicited through this Request for Proposals (RFP) is for Summer Youth Programs: A Work Readiness component which, at a minimum, covers the areas defined in the RFP and A Work Experience component as defined in the RFP and Documentation of program eligibility, tracking of program activities, payments, attainments and outcomes. RFP packages will be available on Monday, February 8, 2016 at www.griworkforce.com and www.workforcesolutionspc.com. Print copies also will be available at the WPGRI Administrative Office, 1511 Pontiac Ave., Bldg. 73, Cranston and at the Providence netWORKri Career Center, One Reservoir Ave., Providence. A Pre-Proposal Bidders Conference will be held on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. at Roger Williams Park Casino, Roger Williams Park, Providence, RI 02907. Please read the RFP package fully and bring it with you to the pre-proposal bidders conference. Attendance is strongly recommended. All attendees are requested to bring a business card to facilitate the sign-in process. Questions may be directed to Carlos Ribeiro by calling (401) 462-8728 or emailing carlos.ribeiro@dlt.ri.gov or by calling Anne Walsh at (401) 680-8587 or emailing awalsh@providenceri.com. TTY via RI Relay 711 / Equal Opportunity Employer/ Program / Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
Published: 2/7/2016