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RIPTA TO DETOUR ROUTE 40 (BUTLER/ELMGROVE/TUNNEL) ON THURSDAY, MARCH 24, 2016 TO ACCOMMODATE THE PURIM PARADE

March 21, 2016

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will detour Route 40 (Butler/Elmgrove/Tunnel) on Thursday, March 24, 2016 from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm to accommodate the New England Rabbinical College’s Purim Parade.  Elmgrove Avenue will be closed during this time.

The following route detours will be in effect on Thursday, March 24, 2016: 

Route 40 (Butler/Elmgrove/Tunnel):

Inbound:  Trips will travel the regular route to Blackstone Boulevard, turn right onto Blackstone Boulevard, turn left onto Upton Avenue and then resume regular route.

Outbound: Trips will travel the regular route to the intersection of Elmgrove and Upton Avenues, right onto Upton Avenue, left onto Blackstone Boulevard and then resume regular route.

For schedule information, please call 781-9400 or visit ripta.com.