The next Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority Board Meeting is scheduled for Friday, September 23, 2022 at 8:30 am, at the Authority’s office in Jamestown. To review the September Board Meeting Agenda, CLICK HERE.
The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority’s Administration and E-ZPass offices will be closed on Monday, September 5, 2022, for Labor Day. To see the list of Rhode Island State Holidays, CLICK HERE.
RITBA will conduct bridge inspections on Thursday, August 18th, Friday, August 19th, and Monday, August 22nd, 2022, which will require the closure of the bike path on the Sakonnet River Bridge between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3 p.m.
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.