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RIDOT to close Exit 20 from I-95 North on June 4 - Motorists urged to review suggested detours for Providence destinations

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announced today that it will permanently close Exit 20 from I-95 North on Wednesday, June 4,...
05-30-2008

Friendship Street on-ramp to I-195 East closing on Tuesday - Motorists will be directed to temporary ramp from Hoppin Street

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists that on Tuesday, May 27, 2008, the Friendship Street on-ramp to I-195...
05-23-2008

RIDOT opens new Iway ramp to India Street today - New Iway Exit 2 replaces old Gano Street off-ramp

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today is opening a new off-ramp on the I-195 Relocation Project, also known as the Iway. The...
05-22-2008

RIDOT, RISP Drive Home the Message: Buckling Up Can Save Your Life

During a morning ceremony at Hope High School in Providence, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today joined the Rhode Island...
05-19-2008

Temporary ramp to I-195 opening Monday - RIDOT opening ramp from Hoppin Street in advance of overpass closure

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists that a temporary ramp to I-195 East from Hoppin Street in the Jewelry...
05-16-2008

RIDOT to Join Bike To Work Day, Friday, May 16 - Festivities to Begin at 7:30 a.m., Bank of America City Center, Providence

Bicyclists from the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will join other cycling enthusiasts and local and state leaders from the...
05-15-2008

Cranston West, Westerly and Woonsocket High Schools Sweep RIDOT's 3rd Annual Teen TV/Radio Commercial Challenge

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced the winners of the Third Annual “Teen TV/Radio Commercial Challenge”. Awards...
05-14-2008

RIDOT to Post Cove Bridge in Portsmouth Tomorrow

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) has announced that it will post the Cove Bridge (#495) in Portsmouth at 10 tons. This means...
05-14-2008

National Transportation Week: Construction Career Days Event to feature unique truck simulator

Construction Career Days returns to the Rhode Island Department of Transportation’s (RIDOT) Midstate Facility in East Greenwich on Wednesday, May 14...
05-13-2008

RIDOT announces Iway schedule for remainder of May

All openings, closings, and construction are weather permitting The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is announcing a series of...
05-13-2008

Students Get to Be a RIDOT Engineer for a Day Tomorrow at Engineering Career Day at URI

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will host the 2nd Annual Engineering Career Day tomorrow, Tuesday, May 13, 2008 from 9 a.m. – 1
05-12-2008

National Transportation Week kicks off with commuting-themed robotics challenge

Robotic models built by middle school students required to perform numerous tasks The first event in a busy week of activities in celebration of...
05-09-2008

RIDOT Announces Highlights of National Transportation Week May 11 - 17

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will join the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the University of Rhode Island...
05-08-2008

RIDOT Revs Up Motorcycle Safety and Awareness Month

Motorcycle Crash Reconstruction and Crash Survivor' Tale Highlight Event The motorcycle range at the Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI)...
05-07-2008

RIDOT to Post I-95 Pawtucket River Bridge at 18 Tons Today

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announced it will lower the posting of the Pawtucket River Bridge between Exits 27 and 28 in...
05-07-2008

RIDOT to close lane on Washington Bridge Eastbound

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will close the low speed (right) lane of the Washington Bridge Eastbound (I-195 East) from 4 a....
05-01-2008
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