The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority Board Meeting originally scheduled for Wednesday, October 9, 2019 on the 2019 Board Meeting Schedule has been rescheduled to take place on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 8:30 am, at the Authority’s office in...
The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority has issued a press release and traffic advisory concerning the Audrain’s Newport Concours and Motor Week Tour d’Elegance taking place on Saturday, October 5, 2019. 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.