Small Rhode Island Panel Plays Big Role in Selecting Recreational Bond Projects

The approved projects received the recommendation of a relatively obscure government committee, the Recreation Resources Review Committee (RRRC).

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Complex, Ambitious Bill Before R.I. Legislature Would Require Producers to Pay for Disposal of Their Packaging

The bill would create a system called extended producer responsibility that would apply to packaging of all goods sold in Rhode Island.

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Dam Controversy on Johnson’s Pond Flows Into General Assembly

Residents have complained the owner of the Flat River Reservoir Dam is keeping the pond’s water levels lower than normal, and ruining recreational water activities.

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