The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority has issued a press release concerning a speed and distracted driving enforcement campaign on the Newport Pell Bridge. To read the press release, CLICK HERE.
The next Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority Board Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at 8:30 am, at the Authority’s office in Jamestown. Review the September Board Meeting Agenda.
The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority operates and maintains the Newport Pell, Mount Hope, Jamestown Verrazzano and Sakonnet River Bridges along with Route 138 through Jamestown and ten smaller bridges associated with this highway and the approaches to the four major bridges.
ALERT: DUE TO HIGH WINDS ONLY AUTOMOBILES, PICKUP TRUCKS, FLATBED TRAILERS, COMMERCIAL BUSES AND HEAVY-LADEN TRACTOR/TRAILERS ARE PERMITTED TO CROSS THE NEWPORT PELL AND JAMESTOWN BRIDGES AT THIS TIME.