Latest News in the Division of Parks & Recreation
May 13, 2013 - DEM to conduct Lifeguard Certification Testing May 22 and 23
May 10, 2013 - Rhode Islanders Invited to
discover State Parks and compete for prizes at the 6th annual Great Outdoors Pursuit
May 7, 2013 - DEM announces weekend opening of select State Beaches beginning on Saturday, May 11
May 6, 2013 - Governor Chafee, DEM Director Coit to take part in public forum on Rocky Point Tuesday, May 7 at the Rhodes of Pawtuxet
March 28, 2013 - DEM set to close on purchase of iconic Rocky Point property on Thursday, March 28 at Warwick City Hall...
DEM accepting applications for 2013 seasonal jobs
November 28, 2012 - DEM reminds public that all users of state management areas
must wear fluorescent orange throughout shotgun deer hunting season, which opens on Saturday, December 1st.
November 7, 2012
- DEM praises Rhode Island voters for approving environmental bonds to
preserve water quality, open space, farmland, and boost recreation
development opportunities across the state.
15, 2012 - Rhode Island State Parks & Recreation annouces the launch of
their new website.
October 4, 2012 - DEM to hold public hearing on proposed animal importation regulations on Wednesday, October 31st.
September 17, 2012 - Gov. Chafee announces that the U.S Small Business Administration has accepted State's offer to purchase Rocky Point property in Warwick.
September 17, 2012 - DEM announces Triple E found in mosquitoes trapped in Warren.