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The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority has issued an RFP for Contract 20-10: Operations Office Construction Renovations. For information please CLICK HERE. Addendum No.1 for RFP 20-10. To read the addendum, CLICK HERE.
The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority has issued a press release concerning the temporary closure of the Sakonnet River Bridge Bike Path due to biennial bridge inspections. To read the press release, CLICK HERE.
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.