Travel Advisories

November 27-December 3, 2021

Interstate Highway Restrictions

I-95 North Viaduct, Providence

Providence: I-95 South, at Exit 22A, exit closed as needed for construction, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 11 p.m.-6 a.m.  Follow signed detour.

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

Providence:
I-95, from Exit 21 to Exit 23, alternating lane closures for construction, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-6 a.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.

Overnight

Pawtucket: I-95 North, from Exit 25 to Exit 27, two left lanes closed for construction, Wed. night, 9 p.m.-5:30 a.m.

Providence: I-95, from Exit 22 to the Clifford St., two left lanes closed with rolling roadblocks for construction, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

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

Weekday

Providence: I-95 South, from Broad St. to Point St., left lane closed for a bridge inspection, Mon. night, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Providence:
I-95 South, from Broad St. to Point St., right lane closed for a bridge inspection, Tues.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Smithfield: I-295 North, from Rte. 7 North to Rte. 146 South, left lane closed for construction, Tues., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Warwick: I-95 South, at the Greenwich Ave. overpass, right lane closed for electrical work, Tues., 7 a.m.-2 p.m.

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Other Limited Access Highway Restrictions

6/10 Interchange Project (Providence)

Flyover Ramp

  • The new flyover ramp connecting Rte. 10 North to Rte. 6 West is now open.

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 North, from the Westminster St. off-ramp to Tobey St., right lane closed for construction, Mon.-Fri., 6:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
  • Rte. 10 South, from the 6/10 split to Union Ave., right lane closed 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 Exit Closure

Lincoln: Rte. 146 North, at Exit 7, ramp closed for construction, Mon. night, 9 p.m. 5 a.m.  Follow signed detour.

Overnight

Cranston: Rte. 37 West, from Exit 2A to Exit 1E, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Mon. night, 9 p.m.-4 a.m.

Cranston:
Rte. 10, from Cranston St. overpass to Reservoir Ave., left lane closed in a moving operation for drainage work, Wed. night, 9:30 p.m.-4:30 a.m.

Cranston/Providence: Rte. 10, from I-95 to Exit 3, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Wed.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Cumberland/Lincoln:
Rte. 99, at the Blackstone River Bridge, alternating lane closures a bridge inspection, Tues.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Cumberland/Lincoln: Rte. 99, from Old River Rd. to Mendon Rd., alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection and construction, Mon.-Wed. nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Lincoln: Rte. 146 North, from Wilbur Rd. to Exit 8, alternating lane closures for construction, Tues. night, 8 p.m.-6 a.m.

Lincoln: Rte. 146 North, from Wilbur Rd. to I-295, alternating lane closures for construction, Wed. night, 7 p.m.-5 a.m.

Providence: Rte. 146 South, from Hawkins St. to I-95, including the Douglas Ave. on-ramp, right lane and ramp closed in a moving operation for maintenance, Mon. night, 9 p.m.-6 a.m.  Follow signed detour.

Weekday

Lincoln/North Providence: Rte. 146 North, from Rte. 246 to Twin River, left lane closed for drainage work, Wed., 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

North Kingstown: Rte. 4, at the Lafayette Bridge, alternating lane closures for construction, Mon., 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

North Smithfield: Rte. 146, at Woonsocket Hill Rd., alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Wed.-Thurs., 9 a.m.-3 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.

East Providence/Providence:
Henderson Pkwy., from Massasoit Ave. to Angell St., alternating one-way traffic for construction, Wed., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Providence: East River St., from Waterman St. to Angell St., road closed for construction, Tues.-Thurs., 7 a.m.-4 p.m. Follow signed detour.

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Temporary Road Closures

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

Cranston: Pontiac Ave., from Rte. 37 East to Sockanosset Cross Rd., alternating lane closures for utility work, Sun.-Thurs. nights, 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Weekday

Central Falls: Rte. 114 (Broad St.), at the intersections of Hunt St. and High St., alternating one-way traffic and narrowed lanes for traffic signal work, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Central Falls:
Rte. 114 (Broad St.), at the intersections of Cowden St., Sylvian St., Walnut St., Blackstone St., Lincoln Ave., Chestnut St., Tremont St., Cottage St., Hunt St., Jenks St., Division St., High St., and Madeira Ave., alternating one-way traffic in a moving operation for paving, Mon.-Tues., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Providence:
Broadway, at the Broadway Bridge, narrowed lanes for construction, Tues., 4 a.m.-6 a.m.

Providence:
Point St., from Eddy St. to South Water St., alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Wed.-Thurs., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Providence:
Killingly St., from Ruth St. to Hartford Ave., alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Fri., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Providence:
O’Connell St., under I-95, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Mon., 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Providence:
Public St., under I-95, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Mon., 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Providence: Industrial Dr. East, from Corliss St. to Rte. 1, lanes shifted for a bridge inspection, Wed., 8:30 a.m.-4:30 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

East Bay Bike Path Bridges

Barrington/Warren: Rte. 114, at the Barrington and Warren Bridges, northbound sidewalks are closed for construction through Sat. December 18. Flaggers/police details are on-site at the designated crosswalks weekdays, 7 a.m.-5 p.m. and weekends, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. to assist those wishing to cross.

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

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Newport County

Weekday

Newport: JT Connell Hwy., Farewell St., Admiral Kalbfus Rd., Third St. and Rte. 138 ramp, partial lane closures and lane shifts along the following roads for drainage work and construction, 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., right lane closed with alternating one-way traffic for drainage work, Mon., 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Cumberland: Rte. 123 West, from Old River Rd. to Lonsdale Ave., center lane closed for drainage work, Mon., 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Cumberland: Rte. 116 East, from Rte. 126 to Rte. 122, right lane closed for a bridge inspection, Tues., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Cumberland:
Rte. 116, from Rte. 126 to Rte. 122, partial right lane closed for a bridge inspection, Thurs., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Cumberland:
Rte. 114 (Broad St.) at Dexter St. and Ann & Hope Way, alternating one-way traffic with partial lane closures, shifts and narrowing possible for traffic signal work, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Cumberland:
Rte. 114 (Broad St.), from West Earle St. to Blackstone St., alternating one-way traffic with partial lane closures, shifts and narrowing possible for curb and sidewalk installation, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Cumberland:
Rte. 114 (Broad St.) from Mill St. to Chapel St., alternating one-way traffic with a closure of the Southbound travel lane for drainage work, Wed.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.  Follow signed detour.

Lincoln: Rte. 126, from Old River Rd. to Alern Way, narrowed lanes for drainage work, Wed.-Thurs., 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Lincoln: Rte. 116 South, at the Louisquisset Pike Bridge, right lane closed for barrier work, Thurs.-Fri., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Lincoln: Rte. 123 West, from Old River Rd. to Lonsdale Ave., right lane closed for drainage work, Tues., 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Smithfield: Stillwater Rd., from Capron Rd. to Sidney St., alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Fri. 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

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

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South County

Weekday

North Kingstown: Rte. 1, from Bruster Dr. to Austin Rd., alternating lane closures for utility work, Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

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

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West Bay

Temporary Road Closure

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

Overnight

East Greenwich: Division St., from I-95 North to Rte. 4 South, alternating lane closures for construction, Wed. night, 9 p.m.-6 a.m.

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

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