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North Broadway Bridge to reopen Friday, Nov. 16

PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announced that the Ten Mile River Bridges in East Providence will reopen to traffic tomorrow afternoon, Friday, November 16. Originally scheduled to reopen in late 2013, RIDOT worked with its contractor to reduce the closure to less than one year. The bridges, which carry North Broadway

Photos by Rich Dionne
A D’Ambra construction worker smooths out the surface of the bridge.

North Broadway Bridge Project in East Providence accelerates towards an even earlier finish

EAST PROVIDENCE — Referred to officially by the Rhode Island Department of Transportation as the “10-Mile River Project: Bridges Nos. 478 and 479,” the twin spans being reconstructed on North Broadway are expected to finish ahead of their already-accelerated completion schedule. The project, which began last winter, was well on its way to being done