Susan Sosnowski http://ripr.org en Local Environmental Leaders Call For Better Water Management http://ripr.org/post/local-environmental-leaders-call-better-water-management <p>Environmental agency directors and city managers focused on the urgent need to invest in wastewater infrastructure, stormwater management, and flood prevention at a meeting last night.</p><p>The nonprofit Save The Bay hosted its annual legislative briefing.&nbsp; Executive director Jonathan Stone said many groups are working together to ensure the general assembly approves Gov. Lincoln Chafee's 75-million-dollar clean water bond.</p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 13:52:52 +0000 Ambar Espinoza 28960 at http://ripr.org RI Considers Burning Some Trash http://ripr.org/post/ri-considers-burning-some-trash <p>The state has a long standing ban on incinerating trash. However a new bill introduced in the senate could allow the Central Landfill to look at incinerating some of the state’s trash.</p><p></p> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 12:49:06 +0000 Bradley Campbell 12240 at http://ripr.org RI Considers Burning Some Trash