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Hurricane Sandy: Governor's Update


  • Classes at the Community College of Rhode Island, University of Rhode Island and Rhode Island College have been canceled for Monday, Oct. 29.
  • Please monitor your local news outlets for information on private school and public K-12 school closures.


  • Area Amtrak services have been canceled for Monday, Oct. 29.
  • Those planning to fly to or from T.F. Green should check with their carriers for delays and cancellations.
  • All ports in the Southeastern New England region, including Narragansett Bay and Mount Hope Bay are closed to vessel traffic until further notice.
  • RI State Police will be monitoring sustained wind speeds on the major bridges to determine if and when temporary closures are necessary.

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Department or agency: Office of the Governor


Release date: 10-28-2012

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