Travel Advisories

June 16 - 22, 2018

Interstate Highway Restrictions

Friday Night, June 15

East Providence: I-195 East, from Exit 6 to the Pawtucket Ave. Bridge, right shoulder closed for construction, Friday night, June 15 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Bridge, Interstate and Lane Closures

I-195 Pawtucket: The Pine Street Bridge, carrying northbound traffic on Pine St., between Marrin St. and Cedar St. over I-95, is closed for approximately four months.

In addition, I-95 South from Exit 28-27, is scheduled to close, with a detour in place, from 11 p.m. to 4 a.m. on the anticipated nights:

  • Sunday, June 17
  • Monday, June 18

Motorists can also expect lane closures on I-95 North and I-95 South from Exit 26 to Exit 28 for the week of June 18-22, with one lane closing at 8 p.m., and only one lane of travel open after 11 p.m. All lanes should reopen by 6 a.m. Further Interstate and lane closures are expected through June 29 and will be announced each week.

Please note that all schedules are weather and production dependent and are subject to change.

Ongoing Traffic Patterns

I-195 Providence: I-95 South, from Exit 19 (Eddy St.) to Exit 18, and I-95 North, from Exit 18 (Thurbers Ave.) to Exit 20 (Point St.), lanes shifted to the right for construction through Summer 2018.

Providence/East Providence: I-195 West and East, from the Washington Bridge to the Mass. line, lane shifts in place.

Overnight

Johnston to Cumberland: I-295 North, from Exit 7 to the Mass. line, left lane closed in a moving operation for sweeping, Mon. night from 11 p.m. to 7 a.m.

I-195 Pawtucket: I-95 North, from the Division St. Bridge to Exit 30, lane and temporary ramp closures in a moving operation for paving, Sun.-Thurs. nights from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Expect delays.

I-195 Providence:
I-95 South, from Eddy St. to the Allens Ave., right lane closed for survey work, Sun. night from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

I-195 Providence
: I-195 East, just after the I-95 split, right shoulder closed for a bridge inspection, Mon. night from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m.

I-195 Providence:
I-95 North and South over Wellington Ave., lane closures for bridge washing, Wed. night from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

I-195 Warwick:
I-95 North and South, on the ramps from Rte. 2 to Service Rd., lane closures, ramp narrowing and temporary ramp closures in a moving operation for milling, Sun.-Thurs. nights from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. Delays anticipated. Follow signed detours.

I-195 West Greenwich: I-95 South, from Exit 6A to Exit 6, right shoulder closed for drainage work, Thurs. night from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. Please note date change.

Weekday

I-195 Warwick: I-95 North, from the Airport Connector to Jefferson Blvd., left lane closed for highway lighting work, Wed. from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

I-195 West Greenwich: I-95 North and South, from Exit 5A to Exit 5B, bridge work behind barrier and in median, Mon.-Fri. from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Ongoing Restriction

Johnston: I-295 North and South at Rte. 5 (Greenville Ave.) between Rte. 6 (Exit 9A and Exit 9B) and Rte. 44 (Exit 12A and 12B), right shoulder closures for construction, through Summer 2018.

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Other Limited Access Highway Restrictions

Upcoming Temporary Highway Closure

North Smithfield: Rte. 146 North, from the Rte. 104/Downtown Woonsocket exit to the Pound Hill Rd. exit, will close for construction, Fri. June 29 at 9 p.m., partially reopening on Sat. June 30 at 10 a.m., and fully reopening on Sun., July 1 at 10 a.m. Rte. 146 South, from the Rte. 104/Downtown Woonsocket exit to the Pound Hill Rd. exit, will close for construction, Sat. June 30 at 9 p.m., fully reopening on Sun., July 1 at 10 a.m. Get specifics on the closures and reopenings. Get Detour Map »

Weekend

Westerly: Rte. 78 East and West, at the Waterworks Bridge over the Pawcatuck River just before the Conn. line, right shoulder closures for construction, Sat. from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

New Traffic Pattern

Providence: Motorists are experiencing various shoulder closures on Rte. 10 South between Westminster St. and Exit 5 (Union Ave.) for utility work through mid-June.

Overnight

Cranston: Rte. 10 South, from Reservoir Ave. to the Elmwood Ave. off ramp, left lane closed for electrical work, Thurs. night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Cranston: Rte. 10 South and North over I-95, lane closures for bridge washing, Sun.-Tues. nights from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Johnston: Rte. 6 West, from Killingly St. to I-95, left lane closed in a moving operation for sweeping, Mon. night from 11 p.m. to 7 a.m.

North Smithfield: Rte. 146 North and South, from Pound Hill Rd. to Old Great Rd., left lane closed for construction, Tues.-Thurs. nights from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Providence: Rte. 6 East and West, under Westminster St., alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Wed. and Thurs. nights from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m.

  • Rte. 6 East: Wed. night
  • Rte. 6 West: Thurs. night

Portsmouth: Rte. 24 North, from just south of the Sakonnet River Bridge to Rte. 114, lane and temporary ramp closures from Turnpike Ave. and Boyds Lane in a moving operation for milling, Sun.-Thurs. nights from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Delays anticipated. Follow signed detour.

South Kingstown/North Kingstown: Rte. 1 North, from the Wakefield exit to Rte. 4, right lane closed and ramp narrowing in a moving operation for sweeping, Mon. night from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Weekday

Charlestown/South Kingstown: Rte. 1 North and South, in the traffic islands from Ross Hill Rd. to Tuckertown Rd., right shoulder closures in a moving operation for mowing, Fri. from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Charlestown: Rte. 1 South, in the center median from Prosser Trail to Ross Hill Rd., partial left lane closure in a moving operation for mowing, Mon. from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

East Greenwich
: Rte. 4 North and South, from Exit 6 to Exit 8, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Thurs.-Fri. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Please note: there will also be lane closures on the ramp from Rte. 4 South to Rte. 402 on Wed. during the same time period.

Lincoln:
Rte. 146 North, from the Wilbur Bridge Overpass to the Rte. 116 off ramp, lane closures for construction, Mon. from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Please note: the on-ramp from Wilbur Rd. to Rte. 146 North will also be closed at this time. Follow signed detour using Old Louisquisset Pike.

North Smithfield
: Rte. 146 North and South, from the Rte. 104/Downtown Woonsocket exit to the Pound Hill Rd. exit, bridge work behind barrier, Mon.-Fri. from 6 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Westerly: Rte. 78 East and West, at the Waterworks Bridge over the Pawcatuck River just before the Conn. line, right shoulder closures for construction, Mon. from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Rte 6 Rte 10 Providence: Truck traffic is restricted to the right lane from the Westminster St. overpass over Rte. 10 South/Rte. 6 West to the Rte. 6/Rte. 10 interchange, and on Rte. 6 East at the Rte. 6/Rte. 10 interchange.

Rte 24 Tiverton/Portsmouth: Rte. 24 South at the Old Sakonnet River Bridge, please watch for construction vehicles exiting and entering the shoulder to access the construction site, weekdays from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through Summer 2018.

Rte 4 Warwick: Rte. 4 South, from the I-95 split to Exit 8 (Rte. 2/East Greenwich), right shoulder closed through late Fall 2018.

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Metropolitan Providence

Weekend

Cranston: Rte. 2 (Reservoir Ave.) North and South, from Park Ave. to Sockanosset Cross Rd., lane closures in a moving operation for construction, Sat. from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Temporary Ramp Closures

East Providence: The on-ramps from Veterans Memorial Pkwy. and Warren Ave. to I-195 West are closed for construction. Get Detour Map »

Temporary Bridge Closures

East Providence: The Purchase St. Bridge over I-195, from School St. to Freeborn Ave., is currently closed. Follow signed detour via Potter St.

Pawtucket: The Pine St. Bridge, carrying northbound traffic on Pine St., between Marrin St. and Cedar St. over I-95, is closed for approximately four months. Get Detour Maps »

Providence: The Bath St. East Bridge, which spans the Woonasquatucket River and carries two-way traffic between Kinsley Ave./Providence Place and Promenade St., is currently closed. Get Detour Maps »

Temporary Road Closures

Providence: Blackstone St. East and West, from Allens Ave. to Eddy St., is currently closed. Local access to the Women and Infants Breast Health Ctr. will be maintained. Get Detour Map »

Providence: Dorrance St., east of Dyer St. will be closed for construction effective Monday, May 7 through June 2019.

New Traffic Patterns

East Providence: The right lane of the East Shore Expressway, starting before the Horton Farm Bridge, is currently closed through the end of 2018.

Providence: Elmwood Ave. North and South, from Roger Williams Ave. to Linden Ave., closing Northbound lane to switch traffic over to Southbound lane, Wed. from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Overnight

East Providence/Barrington: Rte. 114 South, from I-195 at Exit 7 to Massasoit Ave., and Rte. 114 North, from Massasoit Ave. to I-195 West on-ramp, left lane closures in a moving operation for sweeping, Tues. night from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Please note: temporary closures of the turn-around are also anticipated.

Weekday

Rte 2 Cranston: Rte. 2 (Reservoir Ave.) North and South, from Park Ave. to Sockanosset Cross Rd., lane closures in a moving operation for construction, Mon.-Fri. from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Cranston:
Pontiac Ave. North and South, from Howard Ave. to Kenney Dr., alternating lane closures for traffic signal work, Mon.-Fri. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Cranston
: Rte. 5 (Oaklawn Ave.) North and South, from Blossom Dr. to Freehold Ave., lane closures for a bridge inspection, Wed. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Providence: Lane closures and intermittent traffic stoppages for drainage work at the Pleasant Valley Parkway Bridge project are anticipated at the following roads, Fri. from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Dean St. and Providence Place. Expect delays.

Providence: Oxford St. East and West, from Eddy St. to Allens Ave., right shoulder closures for construction, Mon.-Wed. from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

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Pawtucket: The Barton St. Bridge, between Broad St. and Montgomery St., is currently closed. Get Detour Maps »

Providence: Elmwood Ave. North and South, from the I-95 underpass to the entrance to Roger Williams Park, has continuous alternating lane closures for construction and bridge work through Fall 2018.

Providence: Visit the City of Providence’s online calendar for traffic restrictions.

Additional lane closures for this region
may be listed under Other Limited Access Highways

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East Bay

Overnight

Bristol: Rte. 114 (Hope St.) North and South, from Washington St. to Rte. 136 (Metacom Ave.), partial right lane closures in a moving operation for drainage work, Wed. night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Bristol: Rte. 114 (Ferry Rd./Hope St.) North and South, from the Mt. Hope Bridge to the Warren line, watch for our crews in a moving operation for sweeping, Tues. night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Weekday

Bristol: Partial right lane closures in a moving operation for drainage work, Mon.-Fri. from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on the following roads: Rte. 136 (Metacom Ave.), from Rte. 103 to Rte. 24; Gooding Ave.; Poppasquash Rd.; and Bristol Ferry Rd.

Additional lane closures for this region
may be listed under Other Limited Access Highways

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Newport County

Weekday

Jamestown: East Shore Rd. North and South, from Eldred Ave. to Summit Ave., alternating one-way traffic in a moving operation for milling, Wed.-Fri. from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Delays possible.

Portsmouth: Rte. 138 (East Main Rd.) East and West, from Boyds Lane to Sprague St., shoulder closures for construction, Mon.-Fri. from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Additional lane closures for this region
may be listed under Other Limited Access Highways

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Northern R.I. & Blackstone Valley

Upcoming Bridge Closure

Burrillville: The Railroad Ave. Bridge, carrying Railroad Ave. just east of Chapel St. over the Clear River, is scheduled to close for replacement Tues. June 26 through Fall 2018.

Temporary Bridge Closures

Cumberland: The Town-owned Howard Rd. Bridge, which carries Howard Rd. over Abbott Run, is currently closed. Please follow signed detour via Abbot Run Valley Rd. in Cumberland or from Paine Rd. in Massachusetts. More information is available here.

North Smithfield: The Woonsocket Hill Rd. Bridge, which spans Rte. 146 between the Rte. 104/Downtown Woonsocket exit and the Pound Hill Road exit, is closed through December 2018. Get Detour Map »

North Smithfield: The Slatersville Stone Arch Bridge that carries Rte. 5 (Providence Pike) over the Branch River in North Smithfield is currently closed for continued rehabilitation through December 2018. Get Detour Maps »

Overnight

Lincoln: Rte. 116 North and South, from Rte. 123 (Albion Rd.) to Old River Rd., alternating lane closures for bridge work, Tues. night from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m.

Scituate: Rte. 6 (Danielson Pike) East and West, from Rte. 116 to Rte. 102, watch for our crews in a moving operation for sweeping, Tues. night from 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. Please note date change.

Weekday

Cumberland and Central Falls: Rte. 114 (Broad St.) North and South, from Chambers St. in Cumberland to Tremont St. in Central Falls, alternating one-way traffic with lane closures in a moving operation for survey work, Thurs. and Fri. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Johnston: Cherry Hill Rd. and Old Cherry Hill Rd. East and West, from Atwood Ave. to George Waterman Rd., right shoulder closures for survey work, Tues. and Wed. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Johnston:
Rte. 6 (Hartford Ave.) East and West, from the Scituate town line to the I-295 South on-ramp, lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri. from 6:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

North Smithfield:
Pound Hill Rd. East and West, from Farm St. to the Rte. 146 off-ramp, right shoulder closures for a bridge inspection, Tues. from noon to 3 p.m.

Scituate/Johnston: Winsor Ave. East and West, from Greenville Ave. to W. Greenville Rd., alternating one-way traffic for construction, Mon.-Fri. from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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Rte 44 Glocester: Motorists on Rte. 44 East and West, at its intersection with Rte. 100, are currently utilizing the new roundabout.

Additional lane closures for this region
may be listed under Other Limited Access Highways

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South County

Weekend

Charlestown/South Kingstown: Rte. 1A North and South, from Rte. 1 to Green Hill Beach Rd., partial right lane closures in a moving operation for mowing, Sat. from 5:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

South Kingstown: Rte. 110 North and South, from Rte. 1 to Rte. 138, partial right lane closures in a moving operation for mowing, Sat. from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Ongoing Traffic Patterns

Richmond/Hopkinton: Rte. 3 and 138 at the Wyoming Bridge, between Bridge St. and Bank St., is closed to westbound traffic through early Summer. Get Detour Map »

West Greenwich: Rte. 3 East and West, from Burnt Sawmill Rd. to Kitts Corner Rd., travel lanes reduced from 4 to 2 and eastbound and westbound traffic shifted to the west side of the Big River Bridge for construction through December 2018.

Weekday

Charlestown: Rte. 112 North and South, from Rte. 2 to Rte. 138, partial right lane closures in a moving operation for mowing, Fri. from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Hopkinton: Rte. 3 (Nooseneck Hill Rd.) North and South at the Hope Valley Bridge over Brushy Brook, alternating one-way traffic for bridge work, weekdays from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. through early July.

Richmond: Rte. 138 East and West, from Beaver River Rd. to Rte. 112, partial right lane closures in a moving operation for mowing, Fri. from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Richmond: Rte. 3 East and West under I-95 at the Baker Pines Rd. Bridge, right shoulder closures for a bridge inspection, Mon. from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

South Kingstown/Richmond: Rte. 138 East and West, from Rte. 2 to Beaver River Rd., partial right lane closures in a moving operation for mowing, Wed. and Thurs. from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

South Kingstown
: Rte. 110 North and South, from Rte. 1 to Rte. 138, partial right lane closures in a moving operation for mowing, Tues. and Wed. from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Westerly: Upper High St. South, between the off- and on-ramps at Rte. 78, partial right lane closure for drainage work, Wed. from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

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Rte. 112 Charlestown/Richmond: Motorists are experiencing an alternating one-way traffic pattern controlled by temporary traffic signals, for bridge work, 24 hours a day on Rte. 112 North and South, from Butter Lane to Carolina Mill Lane. Expect delays.

Hopkinton/Richmond: Rte. 91 (Church St.) East and West at the Wood River Bridge, shoulder closures with a double lane shift for bridge work, weekdays from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through Fall 2018.

Rte 108 South Kingstown: Rte. 108 North and South at Curtis Corner Rd., alternating one-way traffic for construction, weekdays from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through September 2018.

West Greenwich: Rte. 102 (Victory Hwy.) North and South, over I-95 at the Victory Hwy. Bridge, lane shift and shoulder closures remain in place for construction, weekdays from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Additional lane closures for this region
may be listed under Other Limited Access Highways

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West Bay

Weekday

Coventry: Rte. 102 North and South at Rte. 117, alternating one-way traffic with shoulder closures for construction, Mon.-Fri. from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Coventry:
Rte. 117 (Flat River Rd.) East and West, at the Flat River Rd. Bridge over Flat River Reservoir, right shoulder closures for bridge work, Mon.-Fri. from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Warwick: Airport Connector East and West, including the ramps from I-95 to T.F. Green Airport, right lane closures in a moving operation for pothole patching, Mon. from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Expect delays.

Warwick:
Rte. 117 East and West, from Diamond Hill Rd. to West Shore Rd., right lane closures in a moving operation for construction, Mon.-Fri. from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Warwick: Rte. 113 at Jefferson Blvd., one lane closed for construction, Mon.-Fri. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Warwick: Rte. 117A at Sandy Lane, one lane closed for construction, Mon.-Fri. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Warwick: Rte. 2 (Bald Hill Rd.) North and South, from West Natick Rd. to #153, alternating one-way traffic in a moving operation for drainage work, Mon. and Tues. from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

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Rte. 115 West Warwick: Rte. 115 (Main St.) West over the Clyde Bridge, from East Main St. to Clyde St., is closed for construction through Summer 2018. Eastbound travel is not restricted. Get Detour Map »

Additional lane closures for this region
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