UPDATE, April 5: Due to rain forecast for Sunday night, RIDOT is postponing this work, to be rescheduled for a later date, according to spokesman Charles St. Martin.
WARWICK — Last weekend, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation postponed drainage repairs that will close the ramp from Route 2 North to Rte. 117 till this Sunday, April 7, starting at 6 p.m.
Depending on the repairs needed, the ramp may
Motorists will need to stay on Route 2 North and follow the detour signs to Route 113 (East Avenue) to access I-95 North. To return to Route 117, motorists should take the ramp to I-95 South and take Exit 10B or Exit 10A for Route 117 West or East, respectively.
In addition to the ramp closure, the right lane will be closed on Route 2 North at Ginsu Way. Route 117 East traffic coming from West Warwick already is detoured because of bridge construction and should follow the directions above to reach I-95 or return to Route 117.
The road at Rte. 117 East at Rte. 2remains closed for bridge demolition through mid-Summer. Follow signed detour.