RIPTA announces detours due to weather

By: News Staff


Twitter: ABC6

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – RIPTA is detouring five routes because of the weather Thursday. Routes 18, 29, 32, 35 and 87 are currently on detour.

Riders should expect delays. The following routes are currently on detour: 
  • Route 18 (Union Avenue) 
  • Route 29 (Cowesset/Kent County)
  • Route 32 (East Providence/Wampanoag)
  • Route 35 (Rumford/Newport Ave)

Riders should expect possible delays on all routes due to weather conditions and are advised to use extreme caution at bus stops due to decreased visibility and slippery conditions.

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