News & Press Releases

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08/10/2017 14:00 EDT
Governor Gina Raimondo and First Gentleman Andy Moffit today officially opened segment 1A of the Blackstone River Bikeway in Providence. The Governor joined with Congressman David Cicilline, Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) Director Peter Alviti, Rhode Island Department of...
08/03/2017 15:00 EDT
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) has announced the next phase of construction for its ongoing resurfacing project on Route 44 (Smith Street) in Providence, which will require daytime lane closures and detours. Work will begin on Monday, August 7 on a 1-mile segment of Smith...
07/27/2017 11:00 EDT
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) wants motorists to be aware of construction now underway on I-95 in Providence, as RIDOT is starting a resurfacing project to repave the highway from just north of the Exit 16 interchange in Providence to the Oxford Street overpass in Providence.
07/25/2017 15:00 EDT
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists about ongoing construction in the center of Apponaug village in Warwick, specifically work now taking place on Post Road that will permanently reduce the number of travel lanes from two to one, between the Apponaug Four...
07/17/2017 08:00 EDT
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced that the current restrictions on I-195 East and I-195 West between the Gano Street exit and the I-95 Interchange in Providence are slated to be lifted in time for the morning commute on Monday, July 24 and Tuesday, July 25,...
07/13/2017 13:00 EDT
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced that it won an America's Transportation Award for its RhodeWorks infrastructure repair plan. The entry now goes into consideration for a national award. RIDOT submitted its entry under the "Best Use of Technology and...