The Pawtucket Avenue Bridge in
East Providence closes at 7 p.m. tonight through 6 a.m. on Monday
morning to demolish the remaining portions of the old bridge.
Please use the same detours as in past closures. More information
is available here.
closures for stamped concrete placement and curing continues
through Wednesday, May 24 at the roundabout at Greenwich Avenue,
Veterans Memorial Drive, Veterans Memorial Drive Extension. After
the left lane closures, the right lanes will be closed through
Wednesday, May 31. Expect delays, and seek alternate
routes, if possible.
(Centerville Road), east of Meadow Street to Post Road, remains
closed to through traffic until the final traffic configuration
is implemented. Local traffic access will be maintained to
the businesses. Please note: lane shifts for concrete sidewalk
placement are also anticipated weekdays from 6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
shifts are possible for overhead wire installation and concrete
sidewalk placement at Apponaug Four Corners at Centerville Road
and Post Road, weekdays from 6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. One lane will be
closed, with shoulder closures possible at Post Road Village,
from Apponaug Four Corners to West Shore Road, weekdays from 7
a.m. to 3:30 p.m. We will be working on decorative lighting and
drainage installation between Music Lane and Prospect Street.
Parking may also be impacted within the construction zone.
Toll Gate Road/Veterans Memorial Drive Extension/Centerville
Road/Gilbane Street Roundabout, intermittent lane closures and
shifts are possible weekdays from 6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for power
washing and sealing of various stamped concrete locations, and
landscaping. Lane shifts will be possible on Greenwich Avenue,
from Apponaug Four Corners to Veterans Memorial Drive, weekdays
from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Central Street Bridge,
past week, we formed and poured cement for the tops of Pier 1.
Next week, we will place steel, form, and pour concrete for the
tops of Pier 3.
Division Street Bridge, Pawtucket
remains closed on Taft Street near the boat ramp under the bridge
for pier repairs weekdays from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Please
watch for construction vehicles loading and unloading materials
to the floating barge being used during the project.
Hamlet Avenue Bridge,
We will continue installing the expansion and
concrete joints in the roadway, and painting the end of the
bridge support at the east and west sides of the bridge. We
will also be doing some minor drainage and landscaping work.
Newman Avenue Bridge,
alternating one-way traffic pattern remains on Route 152 (Newman
Avenue) North and South, from Barney Street to the Massachusetts
state line, while we continue micropile drilling at the west
Pawtucket Avenue Bridge,
This weekend, we will close the Pawtucket Avenue
Bridge to traffic to allow for demolition on Friday night at 7
p.m. through 6 a.m. on Monday morning. We will start with the
quadrant over I-195 West, and then move to the portion over I-195
East. The I-195 crossovers with one lane closed in each direction
are also required throughout the weekend to complete this work.
Provide extra travel time and consider alternate routes.
During this weekend's closure,
we also need to close the East Shore Expressway northbound to
I-195 West. A signed detour has been established using Wampanoag
Trail, Pawtucket Avenue and Veterans Memorial Parkway. As
part of this work, the on-ramp from Warren Avenue to I-195 West
will be closed during the overnight hours on Friday and Saturday
nights from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. the following day.
At the conclusion of the closure, traffic on the bridge will be shifted to the new half of the
bridge, which we built over the last several weeks, representing
the halfway point of the project, approximately two weeks ahead
Pleasant Valley Parkway
Drainage work, street lighting and granite curb
installation is ongoing along Promenade Street, from the Bath
Street Bridge to Pleasant Valley Parkway. Traffic signal
work, which includes conduit and wire installation, continues at
the intersection of Pleasant Valley Parkway and Promenade Street.
During bridge and road reconstruction, lane closures
and intermittent traffic stoppages are possible on Promenade
Street at Pleasant Valley Parkway, and on Dean Street and Kinsley
Avenue, weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Additionally, during that same time period,
the lane from Kinsley Avenue to Providence Place may be closed;
traffic should follow the detour from Dean Street (south) to West
Exchange Street to Sabin Street, back to West Exchange Street and
then to Dean Street (north).
Pedestrian Bridge, Providence
This week, work continued on forming and installing
rebar at the new west abutment and wing walls. Reinstalling
granite veneer and tops on the existing piers and the
construction of the modular walls along the east bank also
Next week, the west abutment will be placed, and the
west abutment wing wall forms and rebar will be completed.
Modular walls and tidal work along the east river bank will also
We will have alternating lane closures for paving on
I-95 South, from Exit 21 (Atwells Avenue) to the Broadway
overpass, Sunday night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day.
Expect delays. Alternating lane closures are also anticipated as
we make preparations for milling on I-95 South, from the Orms
Street Bridge to Exit 21 (Atwells Avenue), Monday-Thursday nights
from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day. In addition, we need to
close the Route 10 North on-ramp to I-95 South for paving, Monday
and Tuesday nights from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day.
Please follow signed detour.
South Main Street/North
Main Street ADA Improvements, Providence
Lane and shoulder closures as
possible for drainage work and gas line installation along
South/North Main Street North, from James Street to Smith Street,
weekdays from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tefft Hill Trail Bridge,
Work continues under the I-95 North bridge finishing
formwork and installing reinforcement for the archway and
wing wall footings. Mid-week these footings should be ready for
concrete placement and curing. Please be alert to construction
vehicles slowing down in the left lane on I-95 South after Exit 5
(Route 102), to access the median area weekdays from 7 a.m. to 4