Travel Advisories

July 4-10, 2020

Interstate Highway Restrictions

Temporary Exit Closure

Johnston: I-295 North, at Exit 9B, exit closed for construction through Summer 2020. Follow signed detour.

New Traffic Patterns

Pawtucket: I-95 South, from just past Exit 30 to Central Ave., new lane split in place, with two lanes to the left and one to the right, for approximately one month. Motorists are advised not to stop and change lanes. All lanes go through.

Richmond: I-95, at Exit 3, traffic has shifted to the right on both sides of I-95 through August 2020. Exit 3 is permanently reduced to a single exit in both directions of I-95.

Warwick: I-295 North, over I-95 South just prior to Exit 1A, lane shift to the left for bridge work through early August.

Extended Shoulder Closures

Warwick: I-95, from the Cowesett Rd. overpass to Exit 11 and on the decks of the Centerville Rd. and Toll Gate Rd. Bridges, left and right shoulder closures, respectively, for restoration of center median, starting Sun. night at midnight until the operation is completed.

Overnight

East Greenwich: I-95, under Shippeetown Rd., left lane closures for bridge work, Mon.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Johnston: I-295, from Exit 9A to 9C, lane closures and shifts possible for pavement repairs, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 6 p.m.-6 a.m. Expect delays.

Pawtucket/Providence: I-95 South, from Exit 27 to Exit 23, left lane closed for drainage work, Mon. and Tues. nights, 7 p.m.-6 a.m.

Providence: I-95, under Branch Ave., left lane closed for bridge painting, Tues.-Thurs. nights, 7 p.m.-5 a.m.

Providence: I-195, from South Main St. to Gano St., left lane closures for construction, Mon.-Thurs. nights, 8 p.m.-4 a.m.

Providence: On the off-ramp from I-195 West to I-95 South, ramp narrowed for a bridge inspection, Wed. night, 10 p.m.-5 a.m.

Richmond/Hopkinton: I-95, from Exit 2 to Exit 3, left lane closures for bridge work, Tues. night, 6 p.m.-4 a.m.

Warwick: I-95, under I-295, right lane closures for bridge work, Mon.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Westerly/Hopkinton/Richmond/Exeter: I-95, from the CT line to Exit 6, various lane closures in a moving operation for crack sealing, Mon.-Thurs. nights, 10 p.m.-6 a.m.

Weekday

Cranston: I-295 North, from Exit 3 to Exit 9, shoulder closures for survey work, Tues.-Fri., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Cranston:
I-295 North, from Exit 3A to Phenix Ave., left lane closed for drainage work, Wed., 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

Cranston: I-295 South, from Exit 3B to Exit 3A, right lane closed for drainage work, Thurs., 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

Pawtucket: I-95 South, from Exit 30 to Exit 25 and I-95 North, from Exit 26 to Exit 30, alternating lane closures for bridge work, Sat.-Fri., 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Nov. 2020.

Providence: On the ramp from I-195 West to I-95 North, ramp narrowing for a bridge inspection, Fri., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Richmond: I-95, at Exit 3, left lane closures for barrier installation, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Richmond: I-95, from Exit 4 to Exit 5, one lane closed for bridge work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3 p.m. (I-95 South), and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (I-95 North.)

West Greenwich: I-95, over Hopkins Hill Rd., left shoulder closed for bridge work, Tues.-Fri., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Ongoing Traffic Patterns

Cumberland: I-295, from Exit 20 (Rte. 122) to Exit 22 (Rte. 114), right lanes closed, left lanes open but narrowed by barrier through Fall 2020.

Hopkinton/Richmond:
I-95 North, from Exit 2 to Exit 3, all lanes shift left or right for bridge work through June 2020.

Johnston
: I-295 South over Rte. 5 (Greenville Ave.) at the Greenville Ave. Bridge, lanes shift to the temporary bridge in the center median for bridge work through Fall 2020.

Providence: 
I-95 South, from Broadway to Eddy St., one lane to the left and two to the right through the beginning of August.

Providence:
The I-95 North off-ramp to Rte. 146 North at Exit 23, all lanes shift to the right for the last phase of construction. Final completion of the project is scheduled for Fall 2020.

Richmond:
I-95, at Exit 4, lanes have split to the left and right on both sides of I-95.

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Other Limited Access Highway Restrictions

6/10 Interchange Project (Providence)

Rte. 6

  • Rte. 6 West, from Hartford Ave. to Rte. 10, alternating lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri., 6:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Rte. 6 East, all traffic shifted onto the existing Rte. 6 West roadway just after the Hartford Ave. exit. Lanes are narrow.
  • The Broadway off ramp is closed.

Rte. 10

  • Rte. 10, from Tobey St. to Union Ave., alternating lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri., 6:30 a.m.-2 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 detour signs.
  • 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 through 2021.

Project-wide

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

New Traffic Pattern

Providence: A new traffic pattern is in place on Rte. 6, from Hartford Ave. to Killingly St. All lanes shift to the left and one of the three lanes will be closed for bridge construction through Spring 2021.

Upcoming Exit Closure and Lane Split

North Smithfield: Rte. 146 North, at Exit 11, exit closed for bridge demolition, Fri. night, July 10 at 8 p.m.-November. Follow signed detour.

North Smithfield: Rte. 146 North, from Pound Hill Rd. to Rte. 146A, alternating lane closures to install new traffic pattern, Fri. night, July 10 at 8 p.m.-Sat. morning, July 11 at 5 a.m. Frequent vehicle access in/out of work zone. Once the new traffic pattern is in place, there will be one lane to the left, and one to the right of the split.

Overnight

East Greenwich: Left lane closures for a bridge inspection on Rte. 4 North, from Rte. 2 to Rte. 403, and Rte. 4 South, from Middle Rd. to Rte. 2, and ramp narrowing at Exit 7, Wed. night, 9 p.m.-3 a.m.

Johnston: Rte. 6 East and West, just before and after the Salt Storage facility under I-295, alternating lane and temporary on- and off-ramp closures in a moving operation for paving, Tues. night, 6 p.m.- 6 a.m. Expect delays. Follow signed detours.

North Kingstown/South Kingstown: Rte. 1, from Oak Hill Rd. to the Oliver Stedman Gov’t Ctr., left lane closures in a moving operation for mowing, Wed. night, 11 p.m.-6 a.m.

North Smithfield: Rte. 146 South, from Pound Hill Rd. to Rte. 146A, left lane closed for barrier work, Thurs. night, 8 p.m.-5 a.m.

Weekday

Cranston: Rte. 10 South, from Reservoir Ave. to I-95 South, right lane closed for bridge work, Tues., 3 p.m-7 p.m.

East Greenwich: Rte. 4 South, from I-95 to Exit 9, and Rte. 4 North, from Exit 7 to Exit 9B, alternating lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Narragansett: Rte. 1, in the median from Salt Pond Rd. to Woodruff Ave., watch for our drainage crews behind barrier, Mon., 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Newport: Rte. 138 East, at the Newport Bridge off-ramp, ramp narrowing for drainage work, Tues., 7 a.m.-1 p.m.

North Smithfield: Rte. 146 North, from Rte. 146A to Pound Hill Rd., left lane closed for drainage work, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

North Smithfield: Rte. 146 North, from Rte. 146A to Rte. 104, right lane closed for construction, Tues.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.



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Metropolitan Providence

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

East Providence/Seekonk: Rte. 6 (Highland Ave.), over the Luthers Corner Culvert at the MA line, alternating lane closures for bridge work, Mon.-Thurs. nights, 8 p.m.- 6 a.m.

Johnston:
Rte. 6 (Hartford Ave.) East and West, under I-295, alternating lane and temporary on- and off-ramp closures in a moving operation for paving, Sun. and Mon. nights, 6 p.m.-6 a.m. Expect delays. Follow signed detours.

Weekday

East Providence: Rte. 44, from Pawtucket Ave. to the MA line, alternating lane closures, shifts and narrowing possible for construction, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Frequent vehicle access in/out of work zone, with driveway/walkway access restrictions also possible.

East Providence:
Pawtucket Ave. at Pleasant St., lane closures, alternating, narrowed lanes and shifts possible in a moving operation for construction, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.- 4 p.m.

East Providence: Pawtucket Ave., from Bishop Ave. to Don Ave., alternating lane closures for bridge work, Wed. and Thurs., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

East Providence: Roger Williams Ave., from North Broadway over the Roger Williams Ave. Bridge, alternating one-way traffic for bridge work, Mon. and Tues., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Pawtucket/Central Falls: Goff Ave., at Exchange St. and Broad St. to Clay St. in Central Falls, alternating one-way traffic with narrowed lanes and shifts possible in a moving operation for construction, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.- 3 p.m. Frequent vehicle access in/out of work zone with driveway/walkway and parking restrictions.

Pawtucket: Rte. 122 (Lonsdale Ave.) South and Rte. 1 (Broadway) South, over I-95, lanes narrowed for bridge work, through August. Crews working behind barrier, Mon.-Fri. 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Providence: Branch Ave. West, between the on-ramp to I-95 North and the off-ramp from I-95 South, left lane closed for median work, Tues., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Providence: Eddy St., below I-95 North, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Tues., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

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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.

Providence: The Bath St. East Bridge, which spans the Woonasquatucket River between Kinsley Ave./Providence Place and Promenade St., is currently closed. Get Detour Maps »

Additional lane closures for this region
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East Bay

New Traffic Pattern

Bristol: Rte. 114 North, from Washington St. to the Silver Creek Bridge, northbound lane will be closed and detoured for bridge demolition through the end of August.

Weekday

Barrington: Rte. 114 (County Rd.), from the East Bay Bike Path to just past Mathewson Rd., watch for an off-road survey crew, Thurs., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Warren: Rte. 136, from Parker Ave. to Patterson Ave., left lane closures for drainage work, Wed., 6:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Additional lane closures for this region
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Newport County

Weekday

Jamestown: Beavertail Rd., from the State Park entrance to Mackerel Cove, right lane closures in a moving operation for crack sealing, Mon. and Tues. nights, 7 p.m.-6 a.m.

Little Compton: Meetinghouse Lane, from West Main Rd. to Commons St., alternating one-way traffic in a moving operation for paving, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Expect delays.

Middletown: Coddington Hwy., from Lake Erie St. to JT Connell Hwy., alternating lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri., from 6 a.m.-4 p.m.

Newport/Middletown: JT Connell Hwy, Admiral Kalfbus Rd. to Lake Erie St. in Middletown, alternating lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri., from 6 a.m.-4 p.m.

Portsmouth: Rte. 114 (Bristol Ferry Rd.), from Barker’s Lane to the Mt. Hope Bridge, Rte. 114 at Boyd’s Lane, and Boyd’s Lane at Rte. 24 South off-ramp, alternating lane closures, with possible alternating one-way traffic and narrowed lanes for drainage work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.- 3 p.m.

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Northern R.I. & Blackstone Valley

Upcoming Road Closure

North Smithfield: Rte. 104, under Rte. 146, road closed for bridge demolition, Sat., July 11 at 3 a.m.-Sun., July 12 at 6 a.m. Follow signed detour.

Overnight

North Smithfield: Rte. 104, under Rte. 146, alternating lane closures for restriping and moving barrier, Thurs. night, 7 p.m.-3 a.m.

Weekday

Cumberland: Rte. 122 (Mendon Rd.) South, from Crepeau Blvd. to Rte. 99, alternating one-way traffic with partial lane closures and shifts possible in a moving operation for drainage work, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Frequent vehicle access in/out of work zone with driveway/walkway and parking restrictions.

Glocester: Victory Hwy., from Rte. 100 to Old Rte. 102, alternating one-way traffic in a moving operation for paving, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Expect delays.

Lincoln: Rte. 116, from the Rte. 146 overpass to Mendon Rd., left lane closures in a moving operation for mowing, Tues., 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Lincoln: Rte. 116, just before and after the Rte. 146 on-ramps, alternating lane closures for bridge work, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.

Scituate: Rte. 115, from Rte. 116 to Hope Ave./Jackson Flat Rd., alternating lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-4 p.m.

Scituate
: Rte. 6A (Danielson Pke.), from Rte. 116 (West Greenville Rd.) to Rte. 102 (Chopmist Hill Rd.), alternating lane closures for paving driveways, side streets and sidewalks, Mon.-Fri., 6:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. through July 17. Expect delays.

Scituate: Rte. 102, just before and after the Ponagansett Bridge over the Ponagansett River, alternating lane closures for bridge work, Mon. and Tues., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Scituate: Gleaner Chapel Rd., just before and after the Gleaner Chapel Bridge over Rte. 6, alternating lane closures for bridge work, Mon. and Tues., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Scituate: Chopmist Hill Rd., from Central Pike to Rockland Rd., alternating one-way traffic in a moving operation for paving, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Expect delays.

Woonsocket: Chalapa Ave./Winthrop St., from All Saints St. to Robinson St., partial right lane closures for construction, Mon. from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

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Cumberland: Old Diamond Hill Rd., from Home Ave. to Diamond Hill Rd., is currently closed to motorists while it becomes a walkable path as part of the Diamond Hill Road project.

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 Mass. More information is available here.

Additional lane closures for this region
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South County

New Traffic Pattern

Exeter: Alternating one-way traffic pattern controlled by a temporary traffic signal, for bridge work, 24 hours a day, on Austin Farm Rd. over I-95, effective Fri., July 10-mid-September. Expect delays.

Overnight

Narragansett: Rte. 1A, from Rte. 1 to Jerusalem Rd., shoulder closures in a moving operation for crack sealing, Wed. and Thurs. nights, 7 p.m.-6 a.m.

Weekday

Richmond: Rte. 3, under I-95, partial lane closures for a bridge inspection, Wed., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Richmond: South County Trail, from the Amtrak Bridge to the South Kingstown line, alternating one-way traffic in a moving operation for paving, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Expect delays.

South Kingstown: Old Tower Hill Rd., from Patton Ave. to Kelley Way, alternating lane closures, with shifts possible, for construction, Mon.-Fri., 6:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

West Greenwich: Hopkins Hill Rd., under I-95, shoulder closures for bridge work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

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Charlestown/Richmond: Alternating one-way traffic pattern controlled by a temporary traffic signal, for bridge work, 24 hours a day on Rte. 112 North and South, from Butter Lane to Carolina Mill Lane. Expect delays.

Hopkinton: Alternating one-way traffic pattern controlled by a temporary traffic signal for bridge work 24 hours per day on Mechanic St. North and South, under the I-95 overpass.

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West Bay

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, through December 2020. Access to local businesses maintained. Reduced lane widths. Expect delays.

Weekday

East Greenwich: Division St., from the on-ramp to Rte. 4 South to the on-ramp to I-95 North, alternating lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.

Coventry: Flat River Rd., from Read School House Rd. to Old Flat River Rd., alternating one-way traffic in a moving operation for paving, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Expect delays.

Warwick: Jefferson Blvd., from Okeefe Lane to Jefferson Park Road, right lane closed for a bridge inspection, Wed., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Warwick: Jefferson Blvd., under Rte. 37, right lane closed for utility work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.- 3 p.m.

Warwick: Rte. 117 (Centerville Rd.), from Orchard Ave. to Commonwealth Ave., alternating lane closures and narrowed lanes for bridge work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Frequent vehicle access in/out of the work zone.

Warwick:
Rte. 115 (Toll Gate Rd.), from Orchard Ave. to Leon Whipple Rd., alternating lane closures and narrowed lanes for bridge work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.  Frequent vehicle access in/out of the work zone.

 

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