Blackstone River Bikeway Dedication

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Blackstone River Bikeway Dedication

Jerome F. Williams, director of Rhode Island Department of Transportation, cordially invites you to attend a ribbon cutting ceremony for the opening of the new segment of the Blackstone River Bikeway; linking Lincoln, North Smithfield, and Woonsocket on

Monday, November 5, 2007 at 11:30 a.m

Event to take place in the Manville section of Lincoln.

Dirctions to the bikeway dedication:

From Providence: Follow Route 146 North (Exit 23 off I-95 North) about 9 miles to the exit for Route 99 (Woonsocket and Cumberland). Take first exit onto Sayles Hill Road (Route 120). At the end of the ramp, turn right. Follow Sayles Hill Road, which turns into Old River Road, and take a left onto Main Street, after Denis Market. Follow Main Street for 4/10 of a mile and take a right onto New River Road. The entrance to the bike path parking lot is approximately 2/10 of a mile on the left.

From I-295: Follow I-295 to Exit 9 (Route 146 North) then take the exit for Route 99 and follow directions above. Alternatively, take Exit 10 (Route 122/Mendon Road). Follow Route 122 North for 2.5 miles to intersection with Route 120 West. Take a left onto Manville Hill Road and follow for 8/10 of a mile. Take the first left after the bridge onto New River Road. The entrance to the bike path parking lot is approximately 2/10 of a mile on the left.

Parking is available in a small parking lot and along the access road (left side only). Event site is on the path, about 1,000 feet from the parking lot. RSVP: to Charles St. Martin at 401-222-1362, extension 4007 by Friday, November 2, 2007