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E-ZPass System Maintenance

There will be scheduled system maintenance tonight, May 18, 2017 from 8:00pm-12:00am. Customers will be unable to access the E-ZPass website & phone services.

Traffic on May 17, 2017

There was heavy traffic on the Newport Bridge on Wednesday afternoon (May 17th). This was due to the important but disruptive initial prep work that was necessary to allow lane crossovers required for traffic pattern changes for the bridge deck work to begin. RITBA apologizes for the delays and inconveniences this caused. There is however, good news to share.

Newport Pell Bridge Roadway Deck Repair Project

The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority announced today that it will begin a major roadway deck project on the Newport Pell Bridge starting on May 15, 2017. To read the press release concerning the project CLICK HERE.

RITBA May 2017 Board Meeting

The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority Board Meeting originally scheduled for Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 8:30 am has been rescheduled and will be held on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 8:30 am, at the Authority's office in Jamestown. Review the May Board Meeting Agenda.

Newport Pell Bridge Steel Superstructure Rehabilitation

The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority has issued a press release concerning the completion of the rehabilitation of the Newport Pell Bridge steel superstructure.  To read the press release Click Here.

RITBA April 2017 Board Meeting

The next Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority Board Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 8:30 am, at the Authority's office in Jamestown. Review the April Board Meeting Agenda.

Public Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority has posted a Public Notice of Proposed Rulemaking - Rules and Regulations Governing Disputes Involving The Nonpayment of Tolls, Administrative Fees, and Fines.  To read the Public Notice Click Here.

Mount Hope and former Sakonnet River Bridge

The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority has issued a construction update concerning the Mount Hope and former Sakonnet River Bridges. Read the update here.

Winter Storm E-ZPass Closing Announcement March 2017

Due to expected inclement weather, the Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority E-ZPass Customer Service Center w

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