Category Archives : Bristol County

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Sep

Bristol’s Hope Street Returns to Two-way Traffic Pattern

RIDOT announces that Hope Street (Route 114) in the Town of Bristol will return to two-way traffic tomorrow, Friday, September 21, 2012. This milestone marks the completion of work accomplished on Hope Street through a $3 million contract with LAL READ MORE

05

Sep

Fusion Fest 2012, in Warren: special goodies for cyclists

This annual rock festival in Warren returns this Saturday (Sept 8).  The food trucks there to feed the hungry masses will all offer goodies to cyclists (e.g., free jimmies at the Like No Udder soft serve truck).  Just a quarter-mile READ MORE

31

Aug

Wash Out on EBBP
Wash Out on EBBP

For those traveling the EBBP in Riverside.  It’s located between the Lincoln Ave. and Crescent View Ave crossings, right near where Sherman Street dead ends at the bike path with Bell Ave.  This picture is from early July when I READ MORE

10

Jul

George Washington Bridge Closed for 2 years

As many have already probably found, or read elsewhere, starting on July 9th, 2012, RIDOT is finally beginning working on the George Washington Bridge connector of the East Bay Bike Path.  This project will widen the barely 3 foot wide READ MORE

28

Jun

Post Construction Traffic Flow
Post Construction Traffic Flow

As you may know, RIDOT is about half way through a major sidewalk renovation and parking diet along Hope Street in Bristol.  They current plan is to remove one lane of parking along the downtown stretch, to widen each of READ MORE

21

Jun

Bikes, Food, & Music in Warren
Bikes, Food, & Music in Warren

Thanks to Discover Warren: Food Trucks on the Waterfront, Warren RI on June 30, 4-7 pm, at Burrs Hill Park. The 7 participating food trucks will have specials for cyclists – just show them your helmet or your East Coast READ MORE

16

May

East Bay Bike Path Open Again
East Bay Bike Path Open Again

Reports are coming in that the fences are down and the bike path is open!  Commuters noted some workers still around, but there were able to enjoy their first Pawtucket Ave. free commute since it was closed.  Fortunately, it is READ MORE

04

May

EBBP Crack Sealing – May 6th

UPDATE: Due to rain, the crack sealing has been moved back a few days.  The updated announcement from RIDOT: RIDOT is scheduled to conduct crack sealing operations on the East Bay Bike Path from 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 6, READ MORE

30

Apr

EBBP 25 Years Later

For those in the East Bay who don’t get a newspaper or those that don’t live  the East Bay, there was a great article about The East Bay Bike Path – 25 Years Later.  Well worth a couple minutes of READ MORE

23

Apr

Public Hearings on 2013-2016 State Transportation Improvement Plan

If you’ve come to our monthly meetings or been reading this site for long, you’ve probably noticed that we keep talking about the state’s 4-year transportation planning process which culminates in producing a planning document called the Transportation Improvement Plan(TIP). READ MORE