Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is in the beginning stages of planning the reconfiguring of the Pell Bridge Interchange and is currently seeking the public’s opinion on a variety of designs.

OnWADK 1540AMtoday, we chatted about the project, its status, how you can provide concerns and feedback, and the eight proposed designs. Representative Lauren Carson (D – Dist. 75, Newport) also called into the program to share her and Senator Euer’s (D – Dist. 13, Newport, Jamestown) urge to the public to get involved in the process.



For More Information

For more information, visithttp://pellbridge-ea.com/.

Click here to complete the survey by end of the day on August 24th,https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PellBridgeApproachesAlternatives.

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