Keyword: Sakonnet River
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PORTSMOUTH/TIVERTON — A big part of the Sakonnet area’s past floated north up the Sakonnet River, into Mt. Hope Bay and on to Fall River Friday afternoon. more
TIVERTON/PORTSMOUTH — The R.I. Department of Transportation (RIDOT) touted it as a spectacular sight that residents would want to line up to see, but onlookers hoping to witness the … more
PORTSMOUTH/TIVERTON — The massive center span of the old Sakonnet River Bridge is scheduled this week to be separated from either side, lowered onto a barge platform and floated up Mt. … more
The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority (RITBA) will be starting multiple bridge projects starting in April, including work on the Mt. Hope, Sakonnet River, Newport Pell and Jamestown … more
PORTSMOUTH/TIVERTON — As part of the next phase of the old Sakonnet River Bridge demolition, the R.I. Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will be restricting boat travel through the … more
PORTSMOUTH/TIVERTON — It appeared to be one the largest mutual-aid rescues ever seen in the Sakonnet River, as a couple dozen first responders from Portsmouth, Tiverton and beyond … more
PORTSMOUTH/TIVERTON — Due to recent weather events, the temporary closures of the channel on the Sakonnet River where it passes underneath the old Sakonnet River Bridge in Tiverton and … more
TIVERTON/PORTSMOUTH — The R.I. Department of Transportation (RIDOT) Wednesday announced an updated schedule for temporary closures of the channel on the Sakonnet River where it passes … more
PORTSMOUTH/TIVERTON — Contractors for the R.I. Department of Transportation (RIDOT) ramped up demolition work on the old Sakonnet River Bridge Wednesday. “They are removing the … more
BRISTOL/PORTSMOUTH/TIVERTON — Traffic will be impacted due to construction work on two local bridges starting Monday, March 20. more
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