Oversize Vehicle Travel Restrictions

Newport (Pell) Bridge Route 138 (Newport/Jamestown)

No vehicles over 8 ft. 6 in. wide or vehicles over 80,000 lbs. allowed over the bridge due to bridge deck repair work. All other permit vehicles must contact RITBA for a permit to cross. Anticipated time frame March 23 until December 31, 2020.


Route 95 North (Pawtucket)

Route 95 North from exit 30 to the MA line has lane splits narrowed with barrier. All overwide vehicles must use RIGHT lanes starting September 24, 2020. Anticipated timeframe until September 28, 2020.


Route 146 North (N. Smithfield)

Route 146 North at rt. 104 overpass has lane splits narrowed with barrier due to construction. Maximum vehicle width 10 ft. 6 in. All other vehicles must follow detour. Anticipated timeframe July 10, 2020 until November 6, 2020.


Route 10 North (Providence)

Route 10 North at the 6/10 interchange has shifting lanes narrowed with barrier due to construction. Maximum vehicle width 10 ft. and length 80 ft. Anticipated timeframe until December 15, 2020.


Route 6 (Providence)

Route 6 East and West at the 6/10 interchange has shifting lanes narrowed with barrier due to construction. Maximum vehicle width 10 ft. and length 80 ft. Anticipated timeframe until December 15, 2020.


Route 4 (North Kingstown)

Route 4 North and South at Stony Lane Bridge (Between exit 5 and exit 3) has lane splits narrowed with barrier due to construction. All overwide vehicles must use signed detour. Anticipated timeframe August 14, 2020 until September 28, 2020.


Route 33 (Coventry)

Route 33 at Sandy Bottom Bridge over the South Branch of the Pawtuxet River between rt. 3 and rt. 117 narrowed to 1 lane alternating traffic. Maximum width of vehicles 10 ft. Anticipated timeframe until December 18, 2020.


Austin Farm Rd (Exeter)

Austin Farm Rd over I-95 has 1 lane alternating traffic 24/7. Maximum width of vehicles 10 ft. 6 in. Anticipated timeframe until September 19, 2020.

Contact Oversize & Overweight Division
Phone: (401) 563-4582
Contact TMC for Road Hazards
Phone: (401) 563-2378

Have Questions?

RIDOT Customer Service
2 Capitol Hill
Providence, RI 02903
Phone: 401-222-2450
Toll Free: 1-844-DOT-ROAD