The Federal Highway Administration has grant funds available for colleges and universities to host a Summer Transportation Institute Program, a science, technology and math-focused program, rooted in transportation themes, for high school and junior high school students. Apply by February 13.
A Century of Service in Transforming our Nation's Transportation System
RIDOT's Director Michael Lewis helps narrate this story of our country's transportation system and the vital role the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials has played in the past century.
Our latest rapid bridge replacement, for the Warren Avenue Bridge in East Providence, wrapped up a week early! It only took three weeks from demolition of the old bridge to installation of the new one.
We have finished installation of the Barton Corner Bridge! This rapid replacement was done in just 11 days, wrapping up before Labor Day weekend! We now have a time-lapse video, showing the demolition of the old bridge and the installation of the new one!
We're putting the finishing touches on repair work to a major portion of Cliff Walk in Newport. This unique transportation asset stretches 3.5 miles along Newport's rocky coastline. In October 2012, Superstorm Sandy caused severe damage to the southern end of the path.