The Rhode Island Department of Health and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management advise individuals to avoid contact with Polo Lake and the Japanese Gardens in Roger Williams Park in Providence due to potential dangers from blue-green algae. State law prohibits each folks and animals from swimming and bathing in ponds which may be drinking water sources. In addition, Newport Water prohibits fishing, swimming, and boating in these reservoirs, as posted.
- The Rhode Island Department of Health announced at present that the flu is “widespread” in Rhode Island, triggering the State’s requirement for unvaccinated healthcare staff in hospitals and lots of different forms of healthcare amenities to wear masks throughout direct patient contact.
- “People aren’t touring to Rhode Island from China if they’re coming from the realm the place the outbreak is centered, and they are not coming to Rhode Island from China if they have symptoms of Coronavirus