State Government Press Releases

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03/15/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced that it will close Blackstone Street between Allens Avenue and Eddy Street in Providence on Monday, March 26. The road will remain closed until late fall. The west side of Blackstone Street (closest to Eddy Street) will remain...
03/07/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced it will begin work March 12, 2018 on a multi-bridge project in East Providence and Providence that will make repairs to five bridges, including replacement of two structurally deficient bridges. The $20.7 million I-195...
03/05/2018
Temporary Closures to Begin on Monday, March 12 The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will be restricting travel through the Sakonnet River Channel for approximately one month, starting Monday, March 12. The restrictions are needed to allow for the safe removal...
03/02/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists that tonight it will conduct a temporary weekend closure of Route 146 in North Smithfield. Both Route 146 North and South are scheduled to close at 10 p.m. Friday, March 2. All lanes will be restored by 10 p.m. tomorrow,...
02/23/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced traffic pattern changes necessary for repairs to the Clyde Bridge in West Warwick. Effective the morning of March 6, 2018, all westbound traffic on Route 115 (Main Street) will be detoured. Eastbound traffic on Route 115 will be...
02/22/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists of an upcoming weekend closure of Route 146 in North Smithfield early next month. Both Route 146 North and South are scheduled to close at 10 p.m. on Friday, March 2. All lanes will be restored by 10 p.m. on Saturday,...
02/14/2018
Closures Begin Monday, February 26 As part of the ongoing Route 146 Corridor Bridges Project in North Smithfield, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will simultaneously replace the Woonsocket Hill Road Bridge and rehabilitate the Pound Hill Road Bridge. ...
02/12/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announced a traffic pattern change at the Victory Highway Bridge, carrying approximately 9,000 vehicles per day on Route 102 (Victory Highway) over I-95 in West Greenwich. Effective Friday, February 16, traffic has shifted to the south side of...
02/09/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced a series of lane closures, including brief overnight highway closures, for a section of I-95 in southern Rhode Island. The closures are necessary for the safety of workers and motorists during construction of the first two...
02/01/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today highlighted a new public awareness campaign about the deadly consequences of drunk driving. The series goes far beyond previous campaigns and portrays how widespread the effect of these avoidable deaths is on families, friends and the...