Watch for lane closures and traffic delays on the following highways, byways, and roads over the upcoming days.

Rhode Island Department of Transportation

The following road and lane closure notices are effective for the week of May 4-10, 2019. All schedules are weather-dependent and subject to change.

Visit RIDOT’s Travel Advisories website for a full listing of statewide lane closures. Follow them on Twitter at www.twitter.com/RIDOTnews for up-to-the-minute travel information.  

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Overnight

Middletown: Rte. 138 North and South, from Coddington Hwy. to Turnpike Ave., watch for our crews in a moving operation for sweeping, Wed. night from midnight to 5 a.m.

Newport: Rte. 138 East and West at the Newport Bridge approaches, watch for our crews in a moving operation for sweeping, Wed. night from 9 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Weekday

 Little Compton: Rte. 77 North and South, from Peckham Rd. to Mayland Rd., partial right lane closures in a moving operation for drainage work, Mon.-Fri. from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Middletown
: Rte. 138A (Aquidneck Ave.) at Purgatory Rd., Crescent Rd. and Green End Ave., alternating lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri. from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Middletown: Rte. 138 North, from Rego Rd. to Valley Rd., right lane closed for drainage work, Mon. and Tues. from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Tiverton: Rte. 24 North and South, just before and after the Main Rd. overpass, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Wed. and Thurs. from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Rhode Island Turnpike & Bridge Authority

The following road and lane closure notices are effective for the week of May 5-11, 2019. All schedules are weather-dependent and subject to change.

Visit RITBA’s Travel Advisories website for updates and more information.

Newport Claiborne Pell Bridge – Eastbound Right Lane Closure- 5/6 to 5/10- 9 am to 3 pm

Jamestown Verrazzano Bridge – Eastbound Right Lane Closure- 5/6 to 5/10- 9 am to 3 pm.

Route 138 Connector – There are currently no Lane Closures on the Route 138 Connector.

Mount Hope Bridge – There are currently no Lane Closures on the Mount Hope Bridge.

Sakonnet River Bridge – There are currently no Lane Closures on the Sakonnet River Bridge.

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