.

RIDOT to Cut Two Ribbons in E.P.

The state transportation department will officially christen two projects in East Providence on Friday, including one that finished a year ahead of schedule.

Two ribbon-cutting ceremonies have been scheduled by the RI Department of Transportation in East Providence on Friday, Nov. 30.

The newly renovated and expanded section of Waterfront Drive along the Seekonk River will be officially opened at 11:30 am. Officials will gather at the foot of Warren Avenue for the ceremony, according to RIDOT.

Then at 2 pm, RIDOT and city officials will gather at Freedom Green Park on North Broadway at the intersection with Centre Street and Roger Williams Avenue. They will cut a ribbon to officially open the 10-Mile River Bridges Project.

The bridges reopened on Nov. 16 about a year ahead of schedule. See the Patch story.

MrsA1111 November 28, 2012 at 01:36 PM
As a resident of North Broadway I am beyond thrilled that this project was completed ahead of schedule. Thank you!!!!
Govstench November 29, 2012 at 12:49 PM
Be thankful these projects were completed. For the rest of the state, this agency has a terrible record of maintaining its infrastructure. They only know how to rebuild it, not maintain it.

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »