Here is what’s happening for road work, closures and detours in and around Newport, RI this week.

Roadwork scheduled by Rhode Island Department Of Transportation: 12/12 – 12/16

Newport: Broadway at Marlborough St., shoulder closures possible for construction, Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Roadwork scheduled by Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority: 12/11 – 12/17

Newport Pell Bridge: Eastbound Right Lane Closure -12/12, 12/13, 12/15 and 12/16- 9 am to 4:30 pm

Jamestown Verrazzano Bridge: There are currently no Lane Closures on the Jamestown Verrazzano Bridge.

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

Mount Hope Bridge: Northbound Lane Closure – 12/12 to 12/16 – 9am to 3pm

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

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What's Up Newp. He was born and raised in Rhode Island and graduated from Coventry High School. He serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors for Potter League for Animals. Ryan also is currently the Senior Editor - North America for Mountain News, publisher of OnTheSnow. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).