Travel Advisories

April 14 - 20, 2018

Interstate Highway Restrictions

Friday Night, April 13

East Providence: I-195 West, from Rte. 114 to Exit 6 (Rte. 103), right lane and shoulder closures for drainage work, Friday night, April 13 from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m. the following day.

East Providence: I-195 East, from the Washington Bridge to Exit 6 (Broadway), alternating lane closures for striping, Friday night, April 13 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

Weekend Temporary Exit Closure

Providence: I-195 East at Exit 2 (India St.), exit closed for construction, Saturday from 6 a.m. to noon. Follow signed detour using Exit 5 (Warren Ave.)

Weekend

I-195 Richmond/Hopkinton: I-95 South and North, from Exit 3 (Rte. 138) to Exit 1 (Rte. 3), watch for our crews in a moving operation for brush chipping, Saturday from 6:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

New Traffic Patterns

East Providence: I-195 West, between the Massachusetts state line and the Pawtucket Ave. overpass, all lanes will shift to the right effective Thursday morning, April 19. On I-195 East in this area, the left shoulder will be closed. Please note date change.

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 Lyon Ave., lanes shifted to the right for construction through Summer 2018.

Overnight

Cranston: I-295 North, under Rte. 12 (Scituate Ave.) at the Lawton Bridge, right lane closed for construction, Sunday-Thursday nights from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

East Providence: I-195 East and West, from the Massachusetts state line to Exit 8 (Pawtucket Ave.), left lane and shoulder closures for construction, Tuesday night from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day.

East
Providence: I-195 East and West, from the Broadway on-ramp to the Taunton Ave. on-ramp, lane closures for construction, Sunday-Thursday night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

East
Providence: I-195 East and West, from the Broadway on-ramp to the Washington Bridge, alternating lane closures for bridge work, Sunday-Thursday nights from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

Johnston:
I-295 North at Exit 9 (Rte. 6) and I-295 South at Exit 6 (Rte. 14), partial lane closures and ramp narrowing in a moving operation for drainage work, Wednesday night from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. the following day.

I-195 Pawtucket: I-95 South, from Exit 30 (East St.) to Walcott St., two left lanes closed for bridge work, Thursday night from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. the following day.

I-195 Pawtucket: I-95 North, from Exit 28 (School St.) to Exit 30 (East St.), two left lanes closed for bridge work, Wednesday night from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. the following day.

I-195 Providence:
I-95 South, from Point St. to Exit 18 (Thurbers Ave.), lane closures for construction, Sunday-Thursday nights from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

I-195 Providence: I-95 North, from Exit 16 (Rte. 10) to Exit 18 (Thurbers Ave.), alternating double left and double right lane closures for a bridge inspection, Wednesday night from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m. the following day.

I-195 Providence: I-95 South, from Exit 20 (I-195) to Exit 17 (Rte. 1), alternating double left and double right lane closures for a bridge inspection, Thursday night from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m. the following day.

I-195 Richmond/Hopkinton: I-95 South and North, from the Weigh Station to the Connecticut state line, left lane and shoulder closures in a moving operation for sweeping, Tuesday night from 9:30 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day. Please note date change

I-195 Warwick:
I-95 North and South, from Exit 8 (Rte. 2) to Cowesett Rd., left lane closures for construction, Sunday night from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day.

I-195 Warwick/Cranston: I-95 North and South, from Exit 10 (Rte. 117) to Exit 16 (Rte. 10), partial right lane, shoulder and temporary exit closures in a moving operation for sweeping, Tuesday night from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day. Please note date change

Weekday

I-195 Exeter/Hopkinton: I-95 South and North, from Exit 5 (Rte. 102) to Exit 2 (Hopkinton), lane and shoulder closures for construction, Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

I-195 Johnston:
I-295 South and North, from Exit 6 (Rte. 14) to Exit 3 (Rte. 37), partial lane and shoulder closures in a moving operation for drainage work, Monday-Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

I-195 West Greenwich: I-95 North and South, from Exit 5A (Rte. 102 South) to Exit 5B (Rte. 102 North), bridge work behind barrier and in median, Monday-Friday 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

Overnight

Rte 6 Johnston: Rte. 6 East and West at Atwood Ave., partial lane closures and ramp narrowing in a moving operation for drainage work, Monday night from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. the following day.

Lincoln to Providence:
Rte. 146 South and North, from Rte. 116 to I-95, right shoulder closures and ramp narrowing in a moving operation for sweeping, Tuesday night from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day. Please note date change

Rte 4 North Kingstown/East Greenwich
: Rte. 4 North, from Rte. 1 to I-95, lane, shoulder and temporary ramp closures for sweeping, Tuesday night from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day. Please note date change

North Smithfield: Rte. 146 North, from Sayles Hill Rd. to Rte. 104, right lane closed for drainage work, Wednesday night from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. the following day.

Rte 4 Warwick: Rte. 4 South, from the I-95 split to Exit 8 (Rte. 2/East Greenwich), center and right lane closures for barrier placement, Monday night from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day. Please note: once the barrier is in place, the right shoulder will be closed through late Fall 2018. Please note date change

Weekday

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

Rte 24 Portsmouth: Rte. 24 North and South, from just south of the Sakonnet River Bridge to Rte. 114, including the secondary roads, partial lane and shoulder closures and ramp narrowing in a moving operation for paving and drainage work, Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Delays possible.

Providence
: Rte. 146 North, from I-95 to Branch Ave., bridge work behind barrier, Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Rte 10 Providence:
Rte. 10 North and South, from Union Ave. to Tobey St., and Rte. 6 East and West, from Hartford Ave. to Rte. 10, right shoulder closures for survey work, Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Rte 1 South Kingstown: Rte. 1 North and South, from Succotash Rd. to the Charlestown town line, lane and shoulder closures in a moving operation for construction, Monday-Friday from 6 a.m. to 6 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.

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Metropolitan Providence

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 Potter St. Bridge over I-195, from School St. to Freeborn Ave., is currently closed through July 2018. Follow signed detour via Purchase St.

Pawtucket: Division St. East and West at the Division St. Bridge, from Pleasant St. to Water St., will be closed for milling, Friday, April 20 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Follow signed detour.

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

Rte 5 Johnston: Rte. 5 (Greenville Ave.) at I-295 is closed for Narragansett Bay Commission sewer line installation. The work zone has been modified with the closure from Salina Ave. to Atwood Ave. Follow signed detours. Please note: the road will remain open to local traffic and emergency vehicles. Click here for additional information.

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 »

Overnight

North Providence: Expect alternating lane closures in a moving operation for roadway striping on the following roads, Sunday-Thursday nights from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day: Centerdale Bypass; Charles St.; Rte. 7 (Douglas Pike); High Service Rd.; Rte. 15 (Mineral Spring Ave.); Rte. 246 (Old Louisquisset Pike); Rte. 44 (Smith St.); Smithfield Rd.; Rte. 104 (Waterman Ave.); Woonasquatucket Ave.

Providence: Expect alternating lane closures in a moving operation for roadway striping on the following roads, Sunday-Thursday nights from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day: Allens Ave.; Broad St.; Charles St.; Elmwood Ave.; Hartford Ave.; Main St.; Narragansett Ave.; Niantic Ave.; North Main St.; Rte. 44 (Smith St.)

Providence: Expect right lane and shoulder closures in a moving operation for bridge washing at the following bridges, Sunday-Thursday nights from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day: Union Ave. Bridge, carrying Union Ave. over Rte. 10.

Weekday

North Providence: Greystone Ave. North and South, from Riverside Ave. to Waterman Ave., at the Greystone Sluiceway Bridge over the Woonasquatucket River, alternating one-way traffic for bridge work, Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Rte 1A Pawtucket: Rte. 1A (Pawtucket Ave.) South, on the side streets from the Massachusetts state line to Ridgewood Dr., delays possible for National Grid utility work, Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Providence: South Water St. East, from James St. to Dollar St., partial right lane, shoulder and sidewalk closures for steel and equipment delivery, Wednesday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Please note: parking will also be restricted at this time.

Ongoing Traffic Pattern

Pawtucket: Taft St., under the Division St. Bridge, a lane shift for construction remains in effect.

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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.

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East Bay

Overnight

Rte. 114 Bristol: Rte. 114 North and South, from Metacom Ave. to Elmwood Dr., watch for our crews in a moving operation for sweeping, Tuesday night from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. the following day.

Weekday

Rte. 114 Bristol: Rte. 114 (Hope St.) North and South, just past Washington St., alternating one-way traffic for survey work, Tuesday-Thursday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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Newport County

Weekday

Newport: Halidon Ave. at Wellington Ave., alternating lane closures for construction, Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Rte. 138 Portsmouth: Rte. 138 (East Main Rd.) East and West, from Boyds Lane to Turnpike Ave., shoulder closures for construction, Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Tiverton: Nannaquaket Rd. East and West, at the Nannaquaket Bridge over the Nannaquaket River, alternating one-way traffic for a bridge inspection, Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

RITBA Bridges

Bristol/Jamestown/Newport/Portsmouth/Tiverton: The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority (RITBA) is responsible for maintenance and construction activities on the Jamestown-Verrazzano, Newport Pell, Mt. Hope and Sakonnet River bridges. Click here for more information.

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Northern R.I. & Blackstone Valley

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 »

Afternoon and Overnight

Coventry/Foster: Rte. 102, from the West Greenwich town line to the Foster town line, Rte. 117, from Rte. 102 to Rte. 14, and Cucumber Hill Rd., from Rte. 14 to Rte. 6, watch for our crews in a moving operation for striping, Wednesday from 3 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

Weekday

Johnston: Simmonsville Ave. North and South, from Russo Dr. to Randall Ave., alternating one-way traffic for utility work, Tuesday and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Johnston: Rte. 6 East, from Reservoir Ave. to the I-295 South on-ramp, right lane closed for drainage work, Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Johnston:
Rte. 6A (Hartford Ave.) East and West, from I-295 to Belfield St., lane closures for Narragansett Bay Commission sewer work, Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Woonsocket:
Rte. 122 (Mendon Rd.) at Rte. 114 (Diamond Hill Rd.), lane closures for National Grid utility work, Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Woonsocket: Fairmount St. East and West, from 1st Ave. to River St., alternating one-way traffic with lane closures for a bridge inspection, Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 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.

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South County

Temporary Road Closures

North Kingstown: West Main St., from Rte. 1 (Post Rd.) to Brown St., road closed for Town of North Kingstown sewer installation, Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Follow signed detour via Rte. 102 (Phillips St.)

New 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.

Overnight

North Kingstown: Expect right lane and shoulder closures in a moving operation for bridge washing at the following bridges, Sunday-Thursday nights from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day: West Davisville Rd. Bridge, carrying West Davisville Rd. over Rte. 403; West Davisville RR Bridge, carrying West Davisville Rd. over Seaview RR; Rte. 403 Seaview RR Bridge, carrying Rte. 403 over Davisville Access Rd. & RR; and the Post Rd. Rte. 403 Bridge, carrying Rte. 1 (Post Rd.) over Rte. 403.

Richmond/South Kingstown: Rte. 138 East and West, from Rte. 112 to Rte. 2, right lane and shoulder closures in a moving operation for sweeping, Tuesday night from 9:30 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day.

Weekday

Charlestown: Rte. 91 North and South, from Rte. 112 to Switch Rd., partial right lane and shoulder closures in a moving operation for sweeping, Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Charlestown:
Rte. 91 North and South, from Switch Rd. to Woodville Alton Rd., partial right lane and shoulder closures in a moving operation for sweeping, Wednesday and Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Charlestown:
Kings Factory Rd./Narragansett Pkwy. East and West, form Rte. 91 to Narragansett Trail, partial right lane and shoulder closures in a moving operation for sweeping, Friday from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Hopkinton:
Rte. 3 North, from Wellstown Rd. to Frontier Rd., alternating one-way traffic with right lane closures for bridge work, Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Please note: temporary traffic signals are in place for traffic control.

Hopkinton: Woodville Rd. East and West, from Main St. to Switch Rd., alternating one-way traffic in a moving operation for construction, Monday-Friday from 6 a.m. to 6 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, Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Hopkinton:
Rte. 3 (Main St.) North and South at the Meeting House Bridge over the Pawcatuck River, alternating one-way traffic for a bridge inspection, Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

North Kingstown:
Rte. 1 (Post Rd.), from #7875 to Intrepid Dr., one lane open in each direction for Town of North Kingstown milling and paving, Monday and Tuesday from 4 a.m. to 6 p.m.

North Kingstown:
West Main St./Brown St., alternating traffic for Town of North Kingstown water work, Monday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

North Kingstown/Exeter
: Rte. 2 North and South, from Rte. 102 to Rte. 138, right lane closures in a moving operation for sweeping, Monday-Wednesday from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

North Kingstown/Exeter
: Rte. 102 North and South, from Rte. 1 to Rte. 3, right lane closures in a moving operation for sweeping, Thursday and Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Richmond/Hopkinton:
Rte. 138 East and West, from I-95 at Exit 3 (Rte. 138) to Spring St., watch for our crews in a moving operation for sidewalk sweeping, Tuesday-Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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.

Westerly: Broad St. and High St., from the Rhode Island line to the Pawcatuck River, alternating traffic for Town of Westerly drainage work, Monday-Friday from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.

West Greenwich: Hopkins Hill Rd. East and West, at the Hopkins Hill Rd. Bridge under I-95, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 4 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.

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.

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West Bay

Afternoon and Overnight

Coventry/Foster: Rte. 102, from the West Greenwich town line to the Foster town line, Rte. 117, from Rte. 102 to Rte. 14, and Cucumber Hill Rd., from Rte. 14 to Rte. 6, watch for our crews in a moving operation for striping, Wednesday from 3 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.

Weekday

Coventry: Rt. 102 North and South at Rte. 117, alternating one-way traffic for construction, Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Warwick:
Rte. 117 (Centerville Rd./Veterans Memorial Dr./Post Rd.) East and West, from Diamond Hill Rd. to West Shore Rd., right lane closures in a moving operation for construction, Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Warwick:
Post Rd./Greenwich Ave. North and South, from Water St. to Veterans Memorial Dr., partial right lane closures for construction, Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Warwick: Rte. 117A (Warwick Ave.) at Edge Hill Rd., partial lane and shoulder closures for traffic signal work, Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Warwick:
Rte. 1 (Post Rd.) North and South, from the Rte. 113 overpass to Warwick Ave., partial right lane closures in a moving operation for sidewalk sweeping, Tuesday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Warwick:
Rte. 113 (Main Ave.) at Jefferson Blvd., alternating lane closures for construction, Monday and Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Warwick: Rte. 117A (Warwick Ave.) at Sandy Lane, alternating lane closures for construction, Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 3 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 »

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