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Press Releases

March 18, 2020

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) announced today that effective immediately, the indoor public waiting area at the Newport Transportation and Visitors Center at 23 America’s Cup Avenue will […]

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March 17, 2020

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) announced today that effective immediately, it will temporarily close the Kennedy Plaza Intermodal Transportation Center interior passenger waiting area in Providence. The Authority […]

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March 16, 2020

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) announced today that it will close the customer service ticket window in the transit hub building at Kennedy Plaza beginning Tuesday, March 17, […]

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February 28, 2020

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will detour Route 60 (Providence/Newport) to accommodate construction on the Silver Creek Bridge in Bristol. The detour will begin with the first trip […]

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February 24, 2020

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will detour Route 13 (Coventry/Arctic/Warwick Mall) in West Warwick on Sunday, March 15, 2020. Route 13 will be on detour from 11:45am until […]

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February 24, 2020

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will detour seven Pawtucket-based bus routes traveling on Saturday, March 7, 2020 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm to accommodate the St. Patrick’s […]

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February 24, 2020

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will detour Route 13 (Coventry/Arctic/Warwick Mall) in West Warwick on Sunday, March 17, 2019. Route 13 will be on detour from 11:30am to […]

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February 10, 2020

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will detour Routes 60, 63 and 67 in Newport on Saturday, March 14, 2020 to accommodate the  St. Patrick’s Day Parade. The following […]

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February 10, 2020

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will detour Routes 50, 56, 57 in Providence on Saturday, March 21, 2020. Routes 56 and 57 will be on detour from 9:00 […]

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