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Traffic Advisory: Interstate Ramp, Exit and Lane Closures Planned for Next Week

03-21-2014

The following ramp, exit and lane closures are scheduled to take place on Rhode Island's Interstate highways from March 22-28, 2014. All schedules are weather-dependent and subject to change. Follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/RIDOTNews for up-to-the-minute travel information.

Interstate Highway Restrictions

Ramp and Exit Closures

Providence: The on-ramps from Memorial Blvd. West and Rtes. 6/10 East to I-95 South will be closed for construction at the Providence Viaduct, Monday-Friday from 12 a.m. to 5 a.m. Expect noise and vibrations. Follow signed detour using I-95 North.

Providence: Exit 21 (Atwells Ave.) off of I-95 South will be closed for construction at the Providence Viaduct, Tuesday and Wednesday from midnight to 6 a.m. the following day. Expect noise and vibrations. Follow signed detour using Exit 22 (Downtown Providence/Rtes. 6 & 10).

Lane Closures

Cumberland: I-295 North, from Exit 11 Rte. 114/Diamond Hill Rd.) to the Massachusetts state line, left lane and shoulder closures for construction, Monday and Tuesday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Pawtucket: I-95 South, from Exit 30 (East St.) to Exit 29 (Cottage St./Broadway), right lane closed for sign work, Monday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The right shoulder will be closed from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Providence: I-95 North, from Exit 20 (Point St.) to Exit 22 (Downtown Providence/Rtes. 6 & 10), right lane closed for construction at the Providence Viaduct, Sunday-Thursday nights from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day. Expect noise and vibrations.

Providence: I-95 South, from Exit 19 (Eddy St.) to Exit 18 (Thurbers Ave.), alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Tuesday night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

Providence: I-95 North, from Exit 18 (Thurbers Ave.) to Exit 20 (Point St.), right shoulder closed for landscaping, Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Smithfield: I-295 South, from Exit 9 (Rte. 146) to Exit 8 (Rte. 7), right lane closure in a moving operation for pothole patching, Monday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Warwick: I-95 North, just north of Exit 8 (Rte. 2), alternating lane and shoulder closures for survey work, Monday and Tuesday nights from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day.

Warwick: I-295 South at Exit 2 (Rte. 2), the exit ramp will be narrowed for construction, Monday and Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

West Greenwich: There will be survey work in the median areas on I-95 North and South at Exit 5 (Rte. 102), Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Please use caution when traveling through the area.

Contact: Rose Amoros (401) 222-1362, Ext. 4450

 

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