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The R.I. Department of Transportation was busy Tuesday preparing a section of Bristol Ferry Road in Portsmouth for a road reduction which is expected to go into effect by Wednesday afternoon, May 21.

Bristol Ferry lane reduction in effect by Wednesday

Bristol Ferry lane reduction in effect by Wednesday

PORTSMOUTH — A “road diet” for Bristol Ferry Road should go into effect by tomorrow afternoon, a spokeswoman for the R.I. Department of Transportation (RIDOT) said today. However, it seemed the bulk of the work was already completed by 5 p.m. Tuesday. RIDOT is reducing a 1.2-mile stretch of Bristol Ferry Road — from Turnpike Avenue

Letter: Please attend meeting on road diet

To the editor: On Monday, March 31, at 6 p.m., the Portsmouth Town Council will hold a public hearing in their council chambers about the proposed road diet on Bristol Ferry Road that the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) recently announced. The Town Council is being very generous with their time and this is

The state doesn’t plan on making any lane reductions on Bristol Ferry Road without a public hearing.

DOT: Portsmouth ‘road diet’ plan would have hearing

PORTSMOUTH — State traffic officials assured the Town Council Monday night that any lane reduction on Bristol Ferry Road wouldn’t happen without a public hearing. The so-called “road diet” for Bristol Ferry, from Turnpike Avenue to Boyd’s Lane, was planned as part of a resurfacing project this spring, according to Robert Smith, deputy chief engineer for