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Press Releases

May 1, 2012

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will detour eight bus routes in Providence to accommodate filming for X-Factor, a reality TV Show. The detours will be in effect beginning […]

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April 30, 2012

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will detour Route 42 (Hope Street) to accommodate the Thayer Street Festival. The detour will be in effect beginning with the first trip […]

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April 24, 2012

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) and the City of Providence will hold a community meeting to present suggested transportation improvements along North MainStreet.  The Route 99/North Main Street […]

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April 19, 2012

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will detour three bus routes on Sunday, May 6, 2012 to accommodate the annual Aquidneck Island Police Parade.  The following detours will be […]

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April 19, 2012

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) is pleased to announce that we are the recipient of the 2012 Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Gold Award.   RIPTA CEO Charles Odimgbe, along […]

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April 17, 2012

Due to Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) repairs to the Reservoir Avenue Bridge, the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will detour Route 21 (Reservoir) and Route 22 (Pontiac […]

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April 11, 2012

Officials from the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA), Federal Transit Administration, Governor’s Commission on Disabilities, Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau, and the State of Rhode Island will join […]

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April 10, 2012

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will detour eighteen bus routes in the Providence area on Sunday, May 6, 2012 in order to accommodate the Cox Providence Rhode Races.   The […]

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