Travel Advisories

September 26 - October 2, 2020

Interstate Highway Restrictions

Temporary Exit and Ramp Closures

Pawtucket: The on-ramp from Fountain St. to I-95 North is closed through mid-November. Follow signed detour via Roosevelt Avenue and Broadway.

Pawtucket
: I-95 South at Exit 30, exit closed for bridge work through mid-November. Follow signed detour using Exit 29.

Warwick:
I-95 South at Exit 10B, exit closed for guardrail installation, Wed. and Thurs. nights, 8 p.m.-6 a.m. Follow signed detour using Exit 10A.

New Traffic Patterns

Pawtucket: I-95 North at Exit 30 there is a lane split with one lane to the left and two to the right. All lanes go through. Do not stop or change lanes.

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

Providence: Effective Fri. night, Sept. 25, I-95 South at Exit 19, all lanes will shift to the right for approx. 7 months.

Richmond: I-95, at Exit 3, traffic has shifted to the right on I-95 South and to the left on I-95 North through Spring 2021. Exit 3 is now a single exit in both directions of I-95.

Extended Closures

Pawtucket: I-95 North at Exit 30, two lanes and temporary ramp closures in a moving operation for bridge work, Fri. Sept. 25 following the daytime lane closure-Mon. morning, Sept. 28 at 6 a.m. Rolling roadblocks and narrowed lanes also anticipated. Expect delays. Local traffic impacts here.

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 until the operation is completed.

Warwick: I-295 North, at the Knight Bridge over I-95 South just prior to Exit 1A, left shoulder closed for approximately three weeks.

Overnight

Cranston: I-295 North, from the Rte. 33 (Providence St.) overpass to the Wilbur Ave. underpass, left lane closed and lanes shifted and narrowed for construction, Mon.-Thurs. nights, 7 p.m.-6 a.m.

Cumberland: I-295, under Rte. 114 (Diamond Hill Rd.), alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Mon. and Tues. nights, 9 p.m.-3 a.m.

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

Johnston:
I-295, from Exit 7 to Exit 10, alternating lane closures in a moving operation for bridge work, Sun.-Tues. nights, 8 p.m.-5 a.m.

Providence:
I-95 North, from Rte. 10 to Eddy St., alternating lane closures for bridge demolition, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 7 p.m.-6 a.m.

Providence:
I-95, from Exit 22 to Exit 24, alternating lane closures for drainage work, Mon.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-6 a.m.

Providence:
I-95, from Exit 22 to the Lonsdale Ave. overpass, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Mon. and Tues. nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Warwick: I-95 South, from Exit 11 to Exit 10A, rolling roadblocks, alternating lane closures in a moving operation for overhead sign installation, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 8 p.m.-6 a.m. Delays possible. Frequent vehicle access in/out of work zone.

Warwick: I-95 North, from Exit 10 to Exit 11, alternating lane closures for bridge work, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 8 p.m.-6 a.m. Frequent vehicle access in/out of work zone.

Warwick:
I-95 South, from Exit 11 to Exit 10A, right lane closed for guardrail installation, Wed. and Thurs. nights, 8 p.m.-6 a.m.

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

Warwick:
I-95 South, under the Knight Bridge, right lane closed for bridge work, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Warwick:
I-95 South, under I-295 North, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Thurs. night, 9 p.m.-3 a.m.

West Greenwich:
I-95, under the New London Turnpike Bridge, left lane closures for bridge work, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

West Warwick: I-295, from Exit 1A to Exit 3A, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Wed. and Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-3 a.m.

Weekday

Cumberland: I-295, from Exit 20 to Exit 22, lane and shoulder closures for bridge work, Mon.-Fri. 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Frequent vehicle access in/out of the work zone.

Pawtucket:
I-95 North at Exit 30, various lane closures for bridge work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Warwick:
I-95, from Exit 10 to Exit 11, right shoulder closures for bridge work, Mon. and Wed. (I-95 South), and Tues. and Thurs. (I-95 North), 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Warwick: I-95 North, from Exit 14A to Exit 14B, right lane closed for drainage work, Tues., 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

Ongoing Traffic Patterns

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 mid September.

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 the 6/10 split to Hartford Ave., right lane closed 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 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 through 2021.
  • 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.

Temporary Exit Closure

North Smithfield: Rte. 146, at Exit 11, exit closed for bridge demolition and replacement through November. Follow signed detour.

New Traffic Patterns

North Smithfield: Rte. 146 North, from Pound Hill Rd. to Rte. 146A, one lane to the left, and one to the right of the split through November.

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.

Warwick: Rte. 37 West, over Jefferson Blvd., between Post Rd. and the I-95 interchange, lanes shift to the right for bridge work, through the Fall.

Weekend

Lincoln: Rte. 146, at the Exit 7 interchange ramps, right shoulder closed for construction, Sat., 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Overnight

North Kingstown: Rte. 4, from Oak Hill Rd. to Exit 3A, alternating lane closures for milling, Sun. and Mon. nights (Rte. 4 South) and Tues. and Wed. nights (Rte. 4 North), 7 p.m.-5:30 a.m.

North Kingstown:
Rte. 4, from Exit 3 to Exit 5, right lane closures for bridge work, Sun. night, 8 p.m.-6 a.m. Effective Mon. morning, all lanes will shift to the left through Dec.

South Kingstown: Rte. 1, from Mooresfield Rd. to Rte. 108, various lane closures in a moving operation for sweeping, Mon. night, 11 p.m.-6 a.m.

Weekday

Lincoln: Rte. 146, at the Exit 7 interchange ramps, right shoulder closed for construction, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

North Smithfield: Rte. 146 North, from the Weigh Station to the Central St. overpass, right lane closed for survey work, Mon., 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Westerly: Rte. 78, from Rte. 1 to the CT line, partial left lane closures and narrowed lanes in a moving operation for sweeping, Mon., 8:30 a.m.-2:30 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.)

Temporary Road/Ramp Closures

Pawtucket: Main St. South, at the Main St. Bridge over I-95, road closed for bridge work, Wed. afternoon, Aug. 12 through late Sept. Main St. North traffic not affected. Please note: the on-ramp from Cedar St. to I-95 South may also be closed for this work, Mon.-Sat., 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Follow signed detours.

Weekday

Central Falls: Rte. 114 (Broad St.), from Tremont St. to Madeira Ave., alternating one-way traffic, with partial lane closures, narrowed lanes and shifts possible for construction, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Frequent vehicle access in/out of work zone with driveway/walkway access and parking restrictions also possible.

East Providence:
Rte. 44, from Pawtucket Ave. to the MA line, right lane closures, shifts and narrowed lanes 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 the Pleasant St. intersection, right lane closures and narrowed lanes for construction, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Providence: Allens Ave., from Blackstone St. to New York Ave., shoulder closures for construction, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3:30 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
may be listed under Other Limited Access Highways

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East Bay

New Traffic Pattern

Bristol: Rte. 114 North, from Washington St. to the Silver Creek Bridge, remains closed. We estimate two-way traffic to begin by Mon., Sept. 28.

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

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Newport County

Weekday

Newport and Middletown: Coddington Hwy. and JT Connell Hwy., from Lake Erie St. in Middletown to Maple Ave. in Newport, shoulder closures 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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Northern R.I. & Blackstone Valley

Weekend

Lincoln: Rte. 116, just before and after the Rte. 146 ramps, alternating lane closures for construction, Sat., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Weekday

Cumberland: Rte. 114 (Diamond Hill Rd.), from Angell Rd. to #2055, center lane closed for pavement repair, Mon.-Wed., 7 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

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

North Smithfield:
Rte. 104, under Rte. 146, alternating lane closures for bridge work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

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

Scituate: Colvin St., from Jackson Flat Rd. to Greene Lane, alternating lane closures for bridge work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

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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
may be listed under Other Limited Access Highways

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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, through early Oct. Expect delays.

Overnight

South Kingstown: Kingstown Rd., from Rte. 1 to Broad Rock Rd., and Main St., from Kingstown Rd. to High St., various lane closures in a moving operation for sweeping, Mon. night, 11 p.m.-6 a.m.

Weekday

Charlestown: Rte. 1A, from Park Lane to Rte. 1, alternating lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-4 p.m.

Charlestown/Richmond: Rte. 112, from Butter Lane to Carolina Mill Lane, alternating lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri., 6:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

Narragansett:
Rte. 1A, from Starr Dr. to Old Boston Neck Rd., shoulder closures and narrowed lanes for a bridge inspection, Fri, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

North Kingstown:
Rte. 138, from Rte. 1 to Rte. 1A, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Thurs., 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Richmond
: Rte. 3, under the Baker Pines Bridge, shoulder closures or shifts for bridge work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Richmond: Rte. 138, just before and after the Kingston Rd. Bridge, shoulder closures and ramp narrowing at Exit 3 off I-95 for construction, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

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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.

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

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West Bay

New Traffic Patterns

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.

Warwick
: Jefferson Blvd. North under Rte. 37 is closed until late Oct. All traffic has shifted to Jefferson Blvd. South.

Upcoming Ramp Closures

Warwick: Airport Connector East at Post Rd., off-ramp closed for paving, Thurs., Oct. 8, 7 a.m.-9 a.m. Follow signed detour.

Warwick: The on-ramp from Post. Rd. North to the Airport Connector West, will be closed for paving, Thurs., Oct. 8, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Follow signed detour.

Ramp Closures

Warwick: Airport Connector East at Post Rd., off-ramp closed for milling, Thurs. night, 8 p.m.-10 p.m. Follow signed detour.

Warwick: The on-ramp from Post. Rd. North to the Airport Connector West, will be closed for milling, Thurs. night, midnight-2 a.m. Follow signed detour.

Weekday

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

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

Warwick
: Rte. 5 South, just before after Old Greenwich Ave., right lane closed for utility relocation, through early Oct.

West Warwick: Rte. 33 (Providence St.), from Water St. to O’Donnell Ave., lane shifts for a bridge inspection, Thurs., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

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

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