We have finished installation of the Barton Corner Bridge! This rapid replacement was done in just 11 days, wrapping up before Labor Day weekend! We've built it on land next to the existing highway bridge, which enabled us to replace it in half the time.
RIDOT is hosting the 2014 Northeast Transportation Safety Conference in historic Providence, R.I. on September 3-4. This gathering for safety leaders across the region focuses on our common goal - the reduction of fatalities and injuries on our highways.
We're putting the finishing touches on repair work to a major portion of Cliff Walk in Newport. This unique transportation asset stretches 3.5 miles along Newport's rocky coastline. In October 2012, Superstorm Sandy caused severe damage to the southern end of the path.