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Lane/Construction Restrictions

Lane Restrictions


During the Newport Pell Bridge Deck Repair Project there will be restrictions

on Overweight Vehicles

Overweight Vehicle Restriction: ALL vehicles with Gross Vehicle Weight OVER 80,000 pounds will be prohibited from crossing on the Newport Pell Bridge from May 15, 2017- March 31, 2018. 

 

All commercial vehicles weighing over 26,000 lbs must use RIGHT HAND LANE and go through the Toll Plaza (Not Open Road Tolling) on the Newport Pell Bridge.

 

Construction Updates:

        

Review the Weekly Lane Closure Updates 2/18 - 2/24/2018

Review the Weekly Lane Closure Updates 2/11 - 2/17/2018


Claiborne Pell Bridge - 

Current projects may necessitate lane closures on the Claiborne Pell Bridge.

 

Jamestown Verrazzano Bridge -

There is currently no work on the bridge.

 

Rt 138 Connector - 

Current Projects may necessitate lane closures on the Rt 138 Connector.

 

Mt. Hope Bridge - 

There is currently no work on the bridge.

 

Sakonnet River Bridge- 

There is currently no work on the bridge.

On March 20, 2017, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation will begin demolition of the former Sakonnet River Bridge which may affect traffic on the new Sakonnet River Bridge.

 

RIDOT Travel


Travel Advisories - Please click here to view

Parade & Event Restrictions - Please click here to view

Roadway Cameras - Please click here to view

Newport County Cameras - Please click here to view