Celebrating 10,000 jobs in Quonset

Rhode Island celebrated good news recently with the announcement that more than 10,000 people now work at the Quonset Business Park, and at its Port of Davisville.

We joined Gov. Lincoln D. Chafee, Governor-Elect Gina Raimondo, U.S. Sen. Jack Reed, U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, U.S. Reps. Jim Langevin and David Cicilline and others at the business park Dec. 8 to celebrate this achievement. As Gov. Chafee said at the event, “[The] announcement is proof that if we invest in our assets, modernize our infrastructure, and provide an attractive environment where businesses can grow – we can create more jobs and strengthen our economy.”

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