Washington Bridge Westbound — Closed

All westbound lanes crossing the Washington Bridge (Route 195 West) have been closed to traffic. Apparently the bridge “was rocking a bit.” This closure affects drivers coming from East Providence into Providence. According to WPRI: The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) abruptly closed the westbound side of the Washington Bridge Monday evening due to

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Work Starts On Washington Bridge West

Commuters heading into the city may want to give themselves a few extra minutes Monday morning when RIDOT begins a $78-million project to repair and widen Washington Bridge. All lanes on I-195 West will be narrowed and shifted to the right from the Broadway interchange in East Providence to the South Main Street exit in

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Crook Point Proposals — Five Finalists

With an affectionate nod to RISD alums, Talking Heads, local design firm Ultramoderne have named their fanciful Crook Point proposal, “Take Me to the River.” Four other firms have also succeeded to the final round and will receive $1,000 to continue. The city has released the work of the five finalists and are seeking public

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