Heavy rains on Tuesday, July 14, damaged sections of Green End Avenue from the intersection with Aquidneck Avenue to Valley Road, and from Valley Road to the intersection with Miantonomi Avenue. 

The Middletown Department of Public Works has closed the two sections of Green End Avenue to through traffic until Friday, July 17, in order to clean up the debris from the washed-out sections and to repair the pavement with asphalt.  

Valley Road and Aquidneck Avenue remain open to traffic.  Drivers are advised to seek alternate routes and to expect delays.