Updated March 22 at 9:20pm
Keyword: Peter Alviti
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The R.I. Department of Transportation has abandoned pursuit of a $12 million project to create a new travel plaza and welcome center at exit 1 on Interstate 95. more
The transit buses converge on Kennedy Plaza in Providence every few minutes throughout the week, circling the historic site and pausing at their designated stops. More than a quarter-mile away, separated by buildings and several … more
When Rhode Island voters approved a $35 million bond in the 2014 election to be used to create a transit hub at the Providence train station, it was a shot in the arm for proponents of more robust public transportation options. The expectation was … more
Signs with strongly worded messages warning drivers about the hazards of driving under the influence have been a common sight along state highways this holiday season, and are part of the R.I. Department of Transportation’s campaign to save lives. more
The state has received six bids for demolition of the old Sakonnet River Bridge, and anticipates awarding a contract this winter. more
(Editor's note: This is the second of a two-part series exploring the potential impact of the planned redesign/replacement of Providence's Route 6-10 connector.) more
The R.I. Department of Transportation has executed 13 memoranda of understanding with the Federal Highway Administration, signaling the federal government agrees with the state’s RhodeWorks program to implement bridge tolls on large commercial trucks, RIDOT announced Wednesday. more
(Updated 3:10 p.m.) The seasonal ferry service between Providence and Newport proved to be a success, the R.I. Department of Transportation said Friday. more
WARWICK – The Providence-to-Newport ferry has been so successful that R.I. Department of Transportation Director Peter Alviti is thinking of extending the service to coastal communities, including a stop at Rocky Point Park. And while … more
The Providence-Newport ferry service, a pilot program created by the state Department of Transportation, has sold more than 5,000 tickets in its first 12 days. more