Travel Advisories

September 11-17, 2021

Interstate Highway Restrictions

I-95 North Viaduct, Providence

Providence: I-95 North Exit 22 will be closed for construction as needed, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 11 p.m.-6 a.m. Follow signed detour.

Providence: I-95, from Exit 21 to Exit 24, alternating lane closures for construction, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-6 a.m.

Providence: Atwells Ave., the on-ramp to I-95 North will be closed for construction, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 11 p.m.-6 a.m. Follow signed detour.

Providence: Memorial Blvd., the on-ramp to I-95 South will be closed for construction, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 11 p.m.-6 a.m. Follow signed detour.

Providence: Park St., from Smith St. to Hayes St., road closed for utility work, Thurs.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Follow signed detour.

Providence: Park St. South, from Hayes St. to Smith St., road closed for construction, northbound traffic will be open, effective Thurs., 3:30 p.m.-7 a.m. Follow signed detour

Providence: Ashburton St. South, from West River St. to Charles St., alternating lane closures for bridge painting, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Providence:
I-95, between Exits 21 and 23, lane shifts in place.

Providence: On Providence Place and Promenade St., close to Park St., one lane is closed for bridge construction.

Providence:
Smith St., between Park St. and Holden St., travel lanes are reduced to one lane in each direction for bridge construction.

Learn more about the project


New Traffic Patterns

Cranston I-95 South, at Exit 14A (Rte. 37 East On-Ramp), one of the two lanes is closed.

Pawtucket: I-95 South, from just past Exit 30 to Central Ave., all traffic now shifts to the right.

Richmond: I-95, at Exit 3 (Rte. 138), lane shifts in place. Exit 3 is now a single exit in both directions of I-95.

Temporary Exit Closures

Pawtucket: I-95 North, Exit 26 is closed for survey work, Mon. night, 10:30 p.m.-5 a.m. Follow signed detour.

Pawtucket: I-95 North, Exit 30 is closed for survey work, Mon. night, 10:30 p.m.-5 a.m. Follow signed detour.

Providence: I-95 South, Exit 19 is closed for survey work, Mon. night, 10:30 p.m.-5 a.m. Follow signed detour.

Providence:
I-95 North, Exit 24 is closed for survey work, Mon. night, 10:30 p.m.-5 a.m. Follow signed detour.

Warwick:
I-295 South, Exit 1 is closed for survey work, Mon. night, 10:30 p.m.-5 a.m. Follow signed detour.

Overnight

Cranston: I-95, under Rte. 10, alternating lane closures for construction, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-6 a.m.

Exeter: I-95, from Exit 4 to Exit 5, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Mon. (South) and Tues. (North) nights, 9 p.m.-4 a.m.

Pawtucket: I-95, from Smithfield Ave. to Lonsdale Ave., alternating lane closures for sign work, Wed. night, 9 p.m.-4 a.m.

Pawtucket-Warwick: I-95, from Mass line to I-295, watch out for crews in a moving operation for striping, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 7 p.m.-5 a.m.

Providence: I-95 South, from the Atwells Ave. Bridge to the Eddy St. Bridge, alternating double lane closures for paving, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 8:30 p.m.-5:30 a.m.

Providence:
I-95, from Exit 22 to Exit 25, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Wed. (North) and Thurs. (South) nights, 9 p.m.-4 a.m.

Providence: I-195 West, on the I-95 North ramp, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Richmond: I-95 at Exit 3, alternating lane closures for construction, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 10 p.m.-5 a.m.

Warwick: I-95, under the East Ave. Bridge, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Tues.-Wed. nights, 9 p.m.-3 a.m.

Warwick:
I-95 South, from Exit 13 to Exit 12B, and North, between Exit 12 to Exit 13, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Mon. (South) and Thurs. (North) nights, 9 p.m.-3 a.m.

Warwick: I-95 South, from Exit 10B to Exit 9, and at Exit 9, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Sun. night, 9 p.m.-3 a.m.

Warwick: I-95 North, Exit 14 to Exit 15, alternating lane closures for bridge work, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Weekday

Cranston: I-95, under Rte. 10, alternating lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Cumberland/Lincoln/Smithfield: I-295, from Exit 20 to Exit 12, alternating lane closures in a moving operation for pothole patching, Wed., 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Cranston/Providence: I-95 South, from Exit 25 to Exit 16, left lane closed in a moving operation for drainage work, Thurs., 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Warwick: I-295, from I-95 to Bald Hill Rd., alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Wed. (North) and Fri. (South), 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

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Other Limited Access Highway Restrictions

6/10 Interchange Project (Providence)

Rte. 6

  • Rte. 6 East, all traffic shifted just after the Hartford Ave. exit. Lanes are narrow.
  • The Broadway off ramp is closed.

Rte. 10

  • Rte. 10 South, all lanes shift to the left near the Broadway overpass.
  • Rte. 10 South, from the 6/10 split to Union Ave., alternating lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri., 6:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
  • Rte. 10 North, from Westminster St. to Broadway, alternating lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri., 6:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

6/10 Connector

  • On Connector outbound a new lane split is in place for Rte. 10 South and Route 6 West, one-half mile before its original location. Lanes are narrow.

Affected City Streets

  • The Tobey Street on-ramp is closed. Follow signed detour.
  • Traffic shifted on the Broadway and Westminster St. bridges over the highway.
  • Westminster St. West at the Westminster St. Bridge, one lane closed for bridge work.
  • Westminster St. on-ramp to Rte. 10 South is closed. Follow signed detour.

Project-wide

  • Periodic one-lane closures possible along Rte. 10 and Rte. 6 on off-peak hours Mon.-Fri.

Learn more about the project


New Traffic Patterns

Cranston: Rte. 37 West, at Exit 1B (I-295 South), lanes shifted for new travel lane.

Cranston: Rte. 37 West from Exit 2B (I-95 North) to Exit 1E (Pontiac Ave.), travel lanes reduced from two to one.

Providence: Rte. 6, from Hartford Ave. to Killingly St., all lanes shift to the left and one of the three will be closed for bridge construction.

Warwick: Rte. 37 West, one of the three lanes is closed and lanes are shifted between Post Rd. and the I-95 interchange.

Temporary Road Closure

East Greenwich: Rte. 4 South, from I-95 South interchange to Division S. off-ramp, road closed for bridge work, Wed.-Fri. nights, 9 p.m.-6 a.m. Follow signed detour.

Overnight

Johnston/Providence: Rte. 6, from Atwood Ave. to Killingly St., two right lanes closed for construction, Tues. night, 9 p.m.-5:30 a.m.  Delays possible.

Lincoln: Rte. 146 North, from Exit 8A to the Louisquisset Pike Bridge, and South, from Exit 8B to the Louisquisset Pike Bridge, alternating lane closures for construction, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 8 p.m.-5 a.m.

North Smithfield: Rte. 146, from Rte. 146A to Pound Hill Rd., left lane closed for construction, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 8 p.m.-6 a.m.

Warwick: Rte. 4 South, from I-95 to Exit 9, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Sun. night, 9 p.m.-3 a.m.

Weekday

Cranston: Rte. 10 South, from Exit 3A to Exit 2A, right lane closed in a moving operation for maintenance, Wed., 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Warwick: Rte. 37 East, from Exit 2B to Exit 3A, partial right lane closure for drainage work, Mon.-Wed., 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

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Metropolitan Providence

Henderson Bridge

East Providence: Waterfront Dr., from Warren Ave. to Dexter Rd., road closed for construction. Follow signed detour.

East Providence: 
Henderson Pkwy. West, at the off-ramp to Massasoit, ramp closed for construction. Follow signed detour.

East Providence/Providence: Henderson Expressway/Bridge from North Broadway in East Providence to South Angell St./Waterman St. in Providence, all traffic is shifted to the eastbound side of the bridge.

Learn more about the project


Temporary Road Closure

Cranston: Park Ave., at the Park Ave. RR Bridge, from Wellington Ave. to Elmwood Ave., road closed for bridge work. Follow signed detour.

Temporary Bridge Closure

Johnston/North Providence: The Greystone Sluiceway Bridge on Greystone Ave. over the Woonasquatucket River, between Riverside Ave. in Johnston and Rte. 104 (Waterman Ave.) in North Providence, is closed. Follow signed detour using Waterman Ave. and Rte. 44 (Putnam Pke.).

Overnight

Providence: Rte. 1A North, from Blackstone St. to Globe St., right lane closed for a bridge inspection, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Weekday

Central Falls: Broad St., at the intersections of Cross St., Fales St., Hunt St. and High St., alternating one-way traffic and narrowed lanes for traffic signal work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Central Falls/Pawtucket:
Broad St., from Madeira Ave. to Goff Ave., watch out for crews in a moving operation for sign work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Cranston: Pontiac Ave. South, from Rte. 37 West off-ramp to Rte. 37 East off-ramp, right lane closed for construction, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

East Providence:
Willett Ave. South, from Benedict St. to Glenrose Dr., alternating one-way traffic for utility work, Thurs., 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Pawtucket: Broad St., at Goff Ave. and Exchange St., alternating one-way traffic and narrowed lanes for signal work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Providence:
Allens Ave., from Ernest St. to New York Ave., narrowed lanes for striping and construction, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Providence: Eddy St., from Globe St. to Blackstone St., alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Tues., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Continuing

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

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

Weekday

Warren: Birch Swamp Rd., from Market St. to Schoolhouse Rd., alternating lane one-way traffic for construction, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-4 p.m.

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

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Newport County

Overnight

Little Compton/Tiverton: Rte. 81, from Bulgarmarsh Rd. to Main St., alternating lane closures and alternating one-way traffic for crack sealing, Sun.-Mon., nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Little Compton/Tiverton: Main St., from Colebrook Rd. to Mass. line, alternating lane closures and alternating one-way traffic for crack sealing, Sun.-Thurs., nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Little Compton/Tiverton: East Rd., from Rte. 77 to Church Rd., alternating lane closures and alternating one-way traffic for crack sealing, Sun.-Thurs., nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Little Compton/Tiverton: Old Stafford Rd., from each end of Stafford Rd., alternating lane closures and alternating one-way traffic for crack sealing, Sun.-Thurs., nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Little Compton/Tiverton: Canning Blvd., from Stafford Rd. to Mass. line, alternating lane closures and alternating one-way traffic for crack sealing, Sun.-Thurs., nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Weekday

Newport: JT Connell Hwy., Farewell St., Admiral Kalbfus Rd., Third St. and Rte. 138 ramp, alternating lane closures along the following roads for construction, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Newport/Portsmouth: Anthony Rd. at Main Rd., West Main Rd. at Burma Rd., and America’s Cup Ave. at Elm St., alternating lane closures for sign work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3 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

Temporary Road Closures

Burrillville: Traffic on Rte. 102 (Bronco Hwy.) North will detour at the Glendale Bypass onto Victory Hwy. because of Mohegan Bridge construction. Follow signed detour.

North Smithfield: 
Alternating one-way traffic controlled by temporary traffic signals for bridge work, 24 hours per day on Great Rd., between Lapre Dr. and Meadowbrook Dr., at the Union Village RR Bridge. Reduced lane widths. Expect delays.

Weekday

Cumberland: Manville Hill Rd. North, in front of #14, lanes narrowed for drainage work, Tues., 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Cumberland: Rte. 114, from Titus St. to Elizabeth St., alternating one-way traffic and narrowed lanes for utility work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Cumberland: Rte. 114, from Ann & Hope Way to Pleasant St., alternating one-way traffic and narrowed lanes for construction, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Cumberland: Rte. 122 North, from Carrington St. to Ann & Hope Way, right lane closed for a bridge inspection, Tues., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Lincoln: Rte. 116, at the Louisquisset Pike Bridge, left lane closed for bridge work, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Scituate: Rte. 6 East, alternating lane closures and alternating one-way traffic for pavement repairs, Wed., 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Smithfield: Limerock Rd. South, from Orchard Meadow Rd. to Douglas Pk., alternating one-way traffic for maintenance, Mon., 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

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

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South County

Temporary Road Closure

Exeter: Arcadia Rd., from the Browning Mill Pond parking lot, to the Arcadia Management Area (right before Cherry Ln.), road closed for construction. Follow signed detour.

Overnight

South Kingstown: Rte. 1, from Bridgetown Rd. to Mooresfield Rd., alternating lane closures for utility work, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 8 p.m.-6 a.m.

North Kingstown: Rte. 1, from Oak Hill Rd. to Bridgetown Rd., left lane closed in a moving operation for maintenance, Mon. night, 11 p.m.-6 a.m.

South Kingstown: Rte. 1 South, from Mooresfield Rd. to Hillside Rd., left lane closed in a moving operation for drainage work, Mon. night, 9:30 p.m.-5 a.m.

Weekday

Charlestown: Burdickville Rd., from Unkuri Dr. to Pigeon Hill Cove, alternating one-way traffic for a bridge inspection, Thurs., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

North Kingstown:
Rte. 1, from Bruster Dr. to Austin Rd., alternating lane closures for utility work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-4 p.m.

Richmond: Rte. 138, at the Kingston Rd. Bridge, lane shifts and narrowed lanes for bridge work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Westerly: Rte. 78 West, from White Rock Rd. to Rte. 2 (Liberty St.), right lane closed for a bridge inspection, Wed., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

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

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West Bay

Route 5 Improvements

Cranston/Warwick: Travel lanes are reduced to one lane in each direction for bridge construction on Rte. 5, from Knight St. to St. Paul Church.

Warwick: 
Rte. 5, from I-95 to Mayfield Ave., right lane closed in a moving operation for construction, Mon.-Fri., 6 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Learn more about the project


New Traffic Pattern

Coventry: Alternating one-way traffic controlled by temporary traffic signals for bridge work, 24 hours per day on Rte. 33 (Sandy Bottom Rd.), over the Pawtuxet River at the Sandy Bottom Bridge. Access to local businesses maintained. Reduced lane widths. Expect delays.

Temporary Road Closure

Warwick: Old Warwick Ave., at Buckeye Brook near Sandy Ln., road closed for stormwater work. Follow signed detour.

Weekday

Warwick: Warwick Ave., over Buckeye Brook near Sandy Ln., alternating lane closures for stormwater work, Mon.-Fri., 6 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Warwick: Rte. 2, at the I-295 South intersection, alternating lane closures for electrical work and survey work, Mon.-Wed., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Warwick: Rte. 2 South, from Inskip Way to Ginsu Way, left lane closed for drainage work, Wed., 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

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

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