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Facilities & Maintenace

Anthony Feole, Associate Director of Facilities & Maintenance

1375 Pontiac Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
Phone: (401) 462-3791
Fax: (401) 462-1465

This unit is responsible for maintenance of and repairs to all of the Department's buildings on the Pastore Government Center. Maintenance activities include repairs to interior spaces, the infrastructure [electrical, heating, plumbing, lighting, air handling systems, perimeter security (including sophisticated detection systems) and building exteriors (roofs, casements, etc.)].

Given the critical relationship between the physical plant and the Department's public safety mission, this unit is available for response on a 24-hour-a-day, 7-day-a-week basis. They also coordinate and monitor the activities of outside vendors and contractors.

Engineering and Maintenance Structure



Central Main Office:

Name/Title

Function

Phone#

Fax#     

E-mail Address

Anthony Feole

Assoc. Director

462-3791

462-1465

afeole@doc.ri.gov

Dena Santos

Executive Assistant

462-3066

462-1465

dena.santos@doc.ri.gov

Jose Estrela

Superintendent

462-3827

462-1465

jestrella@doc.ri.gov

Anthony Forlini

Superintendent

462-3068

462-1465

aforlini@doc.ri.gov

VACANT Environmental Health Coordinator

Department-Wide

VACANT Fire Safety Technician

Department-Wide



Engineering and Maintenance Structure

Zone-1:

Name/Title

Facilities

Phone#

Fax#

E-mail Address

Paul Northup,
Zone Supervisor

Intake Center 
Grounds Garage
High Security
Bernadette
Admin-A
Admin-B

462-0534

462-3875

N/A



Zone-2:

Name/Title

Facilities

Phone#

Fax#

E-mail Address

Thomas Mariani,
Zone Supervisor

Medium Security
Minimum Security
Dix Administration
Pinel Building (DOC areas only)
Inmate Accounts

462-3713

462-1490

N/A



Zone-3:

Name/Title

Facilities

Phone#

Fax#

E-mail Address

Chris Desautel,
Zone Supervisor

Maximum Sec. 
Donald Price Fac.
CDC Warehouse
Warehouse Annex
Corr. Industries
Grounds Garage

462-1177

462-3509

 



Zone-4:

Name/Title

Facilities

Phone#

Fax#

E-mail Address

Nick Ventetuolo, Chief. of Motor Pool & Maintenance

Grounds Maint./Complex –Wide

462-2136

462-5268

nick.ventetuolo@doc.ri.gov



Note: For best results - In the event of the need for service/repairs within the individual facilities, the facility engineer should be contacted “first”.

FAQ:
This contains answers to common questions handled by the maintenance office staff.

Question:
If I want something fixed, what is the proper procedure?
Answer:
Please go to the DOC Intranet site and print out a "work order" form and send it to the proper zone supervisor.
Question:
How would I go about contacting maintenance engineering?
Answer:
Contacts can be made by contacting the person designated to your particular zone listed above.
Question:
How would I get support relating to dumpsters located on the complex?
Answer:
Contact Nick Ventetuolo @ 462-2136.

 

Question:
How would I get vendor support services?
Answer:
Call the particular supervisor within the facility needing service.

Question:
How would I get contractor support on capital projects?
Answer:
Contact Anthony Feole @ 462-3791.

 

Question:
How would I get grounds maintenance support for grass cutting or snow removal on the complex?
Answer:
Contact Nick Ventetuolo @ 462-2136 or the main office @ 462-3066.

 

Question:
How does the emergency “after hours” problems get addressed?
Answer:
Through the after hours beeper program, which notes the particular Superintendent on call.   In the event of any maintenance emergency issue the affected facility is required to call the Maximum Security Main Control Center @ 462-2054 after clearance from the Warden’s of the affected facility.
This program is updated every 6-months and is forwarded to every D.O.C. security on the complex.

 

Question:
How would I get answers on OSHA and environmental health related issues?
Answer:
Contact Ron Fallow @ 462-5306.

 

Question:
How would I get answers on fire safety issues?
Answer:
Contact Fire Safety Technician Chris Furtado @ 462-1185.

 

Question:
How would I get locks fixed, door hinges/latches, etc. repaired?
Answer:
Contact the Security Specialist or Superintendent assigned to that facility.
Question:
How would I get support relating to minor carpentry work/repairs??
Answer:
Contact the main office @ 462-3066.