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

The following ramp and lane closures are scheduled to take place on Rhode Island's Interstate highways from April 5-11. 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 Closures

Cumberland: I-295 South, from Exit 11 (Rte. 114/Diamond Hill Rd) to Exit 9 (Rte. 146), right lane closed for steel placement, Monday and Tuesday nights from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day. The on-ramp from Mendon Rd. to I-295 South also will be closed. Follow signed detour.

Lane Closures

Providence: I-95 North at Exit 22 (Downtown Providence/Rtes. 6 & 10), ramp narrowed for construction at the Providence Viaduct, Sunday night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

Providence: I-95 South, from Exit 22 (Downtown Providence/Rtes. 6 & 10) to just past Exit 21 (Atwells Ave.), right lane closed for construction at the Providence Viaduct, Monday and Tuesday nights from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day. Expect noise and vibrations.

Providence: I-95 South, from Exit 23 (Rte. 146) to just past Exit 21 (Atwells Ave.), right lane closed for construction at the Providence Viaduct, Monday-Thursday nights from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day.

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

Providence: I-95 South at Exit 20 (I-195) and the off-ramp to Eddy St., alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Tuesday night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

Providence: Alternating lane closures on the off-ramps from I-95 South to I-195 East, Wednesday night from 9 p.m. to 5 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: 04-04-2014

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