State Government Press Releases

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10/02/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced a series of temporary traffic pattern changes on the Spring Brook Bridge, which carries Route 146 North over Route 146A in North Smithfield, starting Friday, October 4. These changes will allow the department to make repairs to...
10/01/2019
Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) Director Peter Alviti, Jr. gathered with local and state leaders to celebrate the completion of resurfacing on another segment of deteriorated Route 6 in western Rhode Island. This latest segment, about 3.5 miles from Route 101 to Route 102 in...
09/26/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists of the start of the first phase of the Lafayette Road Bridge replacement project this weekend. Lafayette Road Bridge carries Route 4 over Lafayette Road in North Kingstown, located between the Exit 3/Route 102 interchange...
09/18/2019
Change goes into effect on September 25 The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced a traffic pattern change as part of a $11.3 million intersection safety improvement project on Diamond Hill Road (Route 114) in Cumberland. Last week RIDOT began the...
09/17/2019
Traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction the weekend of September 27-30 The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) has scheduled the first phase of the Lafayette Road Bridge replacement project for the weekend of September 27. Lafayette Road Bridge...
09/17/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is using a series of temporary traffic patterns along Route 146 in North Smithfield as part of a $7.1 million bridge preservation and rehabilitation project. The changes include the use of lane shifts and lane splits. Lane splits will be...
09/13/2019
On Friday night, September 13, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will shift traffic to the right on I-295 South at the Exit 9 (Routes 6 and 6A) interchange in Johnston. The new traffic pattern should be in place by 6 a.m. on Saturday morning, September 14. This lane shift...
09/13/2019
Monday and Tuesday Nights, September 16 and 17 The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will temporarily close Exit 22 B/C off I-95 North overnight as part of a seven-bridge $10.4 million preservation project in the City of Providence. Weather permitting, the...
09/12/2019
Nearly two miles of this major route for Barrington residents gets much-needed renovation Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) Director Peter Alviti, Jr. gathered with local and state leaders today to celebrate the completion of the Nayatt Road Resurfacing Project...
09/10/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced a traffic pattern change as part of a $11.3 million intersection safety improvement project on Diamond Hill Road (Route 114) in Cumberland. One element of the project includes roundabouts at the Route 114 interchange with I-295,...