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

The following exit and lane closures are scheduled to take place on Rhode Island's Interstate highways from November 9-15, 2013. 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

Weekend Lane Closures

Cranston: I-295 North at Phenix Ave., right lane closed for bridge work, Saturday from 5 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Lincoln/North Smithfield: I-295 South, from Exit 10 (Rte. 122/Mendon Rd.) to Exit 9 (Rte. 146), right lane and shoulder closures for utility work, Saturday from 6-10 a.m. The on-ramp from Rte. 146 also will be narrowed at this time. Traffic entering from Rte. 146 South must yield to existing traffic on I-295.

Exit and Ramp Closures

Providence: The off-ramp from Rtes. 6/10 East to I-95 South will be closed for demolition during the early morning hours Tuesday and Wednesday from 1-4 a.m. Follow signed detour.

Providence: I-95 North, at Exit 23 (Rte. 146), partial on-ramp and shoulder closures for a bridge inspection, Thursday night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

Lane Closures

Hopkinton: I-95 North and South, from Connecticut Exit 93 (Rte. 216) to Exit 2 (Alton Rd.), alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Monday night from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day, and Tuesday night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

I-95 North: Monday night

I-95 South: Tuesday night

Pawtucket: I-95 North and South, from Exit 27 (Downtown) to Exit 29 (Broadway), various lane closures for construction, Tuesday night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

Providence: I-95 North, from Exit 20 (Point St.) to Exit 22 (Downtown/Rtes. 6 & 10/Providence Place Mall), right lane closed for bridge work, Monday-Thursday nights from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

Providence: I-95 South, from Exit 23 (Charles St.) to Exit 21 (Atwells Ave.), right lane closed for bridge work, Monday-Thursday nights from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day. The off-ramp to Exit 22 (Downtown/Rtes. 6 & 10/Providence Place Mall) will also be narrowed at this time.

Providence: I-95 North and South, from Smith St. to Industrial Dr. (Barbara Leonard Way), alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Tuesday and Wednesday nights from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

Providence: I-95 North, from Exit 20 (Point St.) to Exit 24 (Branch Ave.), alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Tuesday night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

Providence: I-95 South, from Exit 25 (Smithfield Ave.) to Exit 22 (Downtown/Rtes. 6 & 10/Providence Place Mall), alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Wednesday night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

Warwick: I-95 North and South, from Exit 9 (Rte. 4) to Exit 15 (Jefferson Blvd.), alternating lane closures for construction, Tuesday-Thursday nights from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day. Roads above or below the highway also may have intermittent lane closures.

Warwick: Exit 2 (Rte. 2) off of I-295 South, partial right lane closure on the ramp for a bridge inspection, Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Warwick: I-95 North, from Exit 12 (Rte. 113) to Exit 14 (Rte. 37), left lane closed for drainage work and litter removal, Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

West Greenwich: I-95 North and South, at Exit 7 (New London Turnpike), alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Wednesday and Thursday nights from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. the following day.

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

Related links

Department or agency: Department of Transportation

Online: http://www.dot.ri.gov

Release date: 11-08-2013

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