RIPTA will divert 21 routes in Providence on Sunday to host the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will divert twenty-one bus routes in downtown Providence on Sunday, October 16, 2022, to accommodate the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk.

Lines 1, 3, 4, 17, 19, 21, 30, 31, 33, 34, 35, 50, 55, 78 and 92 will be diverted from 8:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Lines 27, 28, 56, 57, 60 and 66 will be diverted from the first journey of the day until 1:30 p.m. Bus stops X, V, W and Y will be temporarily moved to Washington and Fulton streets. Memorial Boulevard will be closed from Steeple Street to South Water Street during this time.

The following routes will be diverted on Sunday, October 16, 2022:

ROUTE 1 (EDDY/HOPE/BENEFIT)

Inbound journeys (South) will take the regular route to the intersection of East Side Tunnel and North Main Street, right on North Main Street, left on Park Row, left on Exchange Street, then right on Fulton Street to Bus Stop D.

Outward journeys (North) will take the regular route to the intersection of Eddy and Dyer Streets, turn left onto Dorrance Street, then right onto Washington Street to the I bus stop. Trips will then turn left onto Exchange Street, right onto Stillman Street, right onto Park Row, right onto Canal Street, left onto Washington Street, then return to normal route.

ITINERARY 3 (OAKLAND BEACH)

Inbound journeys will take the regular route to Washington Street, turn right on Exchange Street, then turn right on Fulton Street to bus stop B. Trips will not serve Providence Station.

Outward journeys will make a regular trip.

ROUTE 4 (AVE WARWICK)

Please refer to Route 3 (Oakland Beach) detour.

ROUTE 17 (DYER/POCASSET)

Inbound journeys will take the regular route to Kennedy Plaza, turn right on Exchange Street, then turn right on Fulton Street to the B bus stop.

Outward journeys will take the regular route.

HIGHWAY 19 (PLAINFIELD/WESTMINSTER)

Please refer to detour Route 17 (Dyer/Pocasset).

ROUTE 21 (RESERVOIR/GARDEN CITY)

Inbound journeys will take the regular route at the Rte. Exit 10 Dean Street, turn right on Dean Street, left on Atwells Avenue, right on Empire Street, left on Fountain Street, right on Dorrance Street, left on Washington Street, right on Exchange Street, then on right on Fulton Street to bus stop C

Outward journeys will exit Fulton Street, turn right onto Dorrance Street, left onto Rte. 10 then resume the normal route.

ROUTE 27 (BROADWAY/MANTON) ON DETOUR 5 AM – 1:30 PM

Inbound journeys will take the regular route to Washington Street, right on Exchange Street, then right on Fulton Street to temporary bus stop next to Kennedy Plaza Intermodal Transportation Center.

Outgoing trips will turn right onto Dorrance Street, left onto Sabin Street, then return to the regular route.

ROUTE 28 (BROADWAY/HARTFORD) ON DETOUR 5 AM – 1:30 PM

Please refer to Route 27 detour (Broadway/Manton).

HIGHWAY 30 (ARLINGTON/OAKLAWN)

Inbound journeys will take the regular route at the Rte. 10 Dean Street Exit, turn right at Dean Street Exit, left at Atwells Avenue, right at Empire Street, left at Fountain Street, right at Dorrance Street, left at Washington Street, right at Exchange Street, then right onto Fulton Street for Bus Stop C

Outward journeys leave Fulton Street, turn right on Dorrance Street, continue on Francis Street, turn left on Rte. 10 then resume the normal route.

HIGHWAY 31 (CRANSTON STREET)

Please refer to detour Route 17 (Dyer/Pocasset).

ROUTE 33 (RIVER EDGE)

Inbound journeys will take the regular route to the East Side and North Main tunnel

Street, turn right onto North Main Street, left onto Park Row, left onto Exchange Street,

right on Fulton Street, right on Dorrance Street, then right on Washington

Street at bus stop H.

Outward journeys will take the regular route to Washington Street, turn left on Exchange Street, right on Stillman Street, right on Park Row, right on Canal Street, left on Washington Street through the East Side Tunnel, then resume the regular route.

ROAD 34 (EAST PROVIDENCE)

Please refer to Route 33 (Riverside) detour.

HIGHWAY 35 (RUMFORD)

Inbound journeys will take the regular route to I-195 West to I-95 North, just at

Broadway exit, right on Broadway, right on Empire Street, left on Fountain

Street, right on Dorrance Street, then left on Washington Street to the H.

Outward journeys Exit Washington Street, turn right on Exchange Street, right on Fulton Street, right on Dorrance Street to Francis Street, left on the I-95 South on-ramp to I-195 East, then back the regular route.

HIGHWAY 50 (DOUGLAS AVENUE)

Inbound journeys will take the regular route.

Outward journeys will turn right onto Exchange Street, right onto Fulton Street, right onto Dorrance Street to Francis Street and then resume the regular route.

ROUTE 55 (ADMIRAL/PROVIDENCE COLLEGE)

Inbound journeys will take the regular route to the intersection of Charles and Smith

Streets, turn right on Smith Street, left on Gaspee Street, left on Francis Street,

then left on Washington Street to the I bus stop.

Outward journeys will turn right onto Exchange Street, right onto Fulton Street, right

on rue Dorrance to rue Francis, right on rue Gaspee, right on

Smith Street, left onto Charles Street, then return to regular route.

ROUTE 56 (CHALKSTONE AVE.) AT THE DETOUR 5 AM – 1:30 PM

Inbound journeys will take the regular route to Washington Street, turn right onto Exchange Street, then right onto Fulton Street to the temporary bus stop next to Kennedy Plaza Intermodal Transportation Center.

Outward journeys will leave rue Dorrance, continue on rue Francis, then

resume the regular route.

ROUTE 57 (SMITH STREET) ON DETOUR 5 AM – 1:30 PM

Please refer to Route 56 (Chalkstone Ave.) detour.

ROUTE 60 (PROVIDENCE/NEWPORT) ON DETOUR 5 AM – 1:30 PM

Inbound journeys will take the regular route to I-195 West to I-95 North, right at the Downtown exit, right on Francis Street, continue on Dorrance Street, then turn left on Washington Street to the temporary bus stopnext to Kennedy Plaza Intermodal Transportation Center.

Outward journeys will turn right on Exchange Street, right on Fulton Street, right on Dorrance Street to Francis Street, left on I-95 South to I-195 East, then return to the regular route.

ROUTE 66 (URI/GALILEE) ON DETOUR 5 AM – 1:30 PM

Inbound journeys will take the regular route to Francis Street, then turn left on Washington Street to thetemporary bus stop next to Kennedy Plaza Intermodal Transportation Center.

Outward journeys Exit Washington Street, turn right on Exchange Street, right on Fulton Street, right on Dorrance Street to Francis Street, left on I-95 South, then return to regular route.

ROUTE 78 (BEVERAGE HILL/NEWPORT AVE.)

Please refer to Route 35 (Rumford) detour.

ROUTE 92 (FEDERAL HILL/EAST SIDE)

WEST: Inbound routes from East Side Market will take the regular route to Wickenden Street, right onto Brook Street, left onto Angell Street, left onto Thayer Street, right into East Side Tunnel, right onto North Main Street, left onto Park Row to Park Row West, left onto Exchange Street, right onto Fulton Street, then resume normal route.

EST: Federal Hill Inbound Travel will take the regular route to the J bus stop.

Outward journeys go left on Exchange Street, right on Stillman Street,

right on Park Row, right on Canal Street, left on Washington Street looking east

Side tunnel, right on Thayer Street, left on Waterman Street, right on Brook

Street, left onto Wickenden Street, then return to regular route.

For more information about RIPTA, please call 401-781-9400 or visit ripta.com

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