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Nighttime Construction July 28-31 for Turner Rd Sidewalks Pavement Project  July 28, 2020
Turner Road between Green End Avenue and Wyatt Road continues to be closed to through traffic for a sidewalk road improvement project that will be completed by Friday, July 31.   Because of the excessive heat this week, the paving will occur at night between 5:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. in order to ensure the safety…


Post-storm Street Sweeping begins the week of July 27, 2020 – schedule posted online  July 22, 2020
Due to the rain storm event on July 14, 2020, that flooded town streets with debris, sand and rocks, the Middletown's Department of Public Works will be sweeping town streets over the next two weeks beginning on Monday, July 27, beginning with the areas prioritized because of proximity to drinking water supply.  The schedule is…


Travel Advisory: Miantonomi Ave (betw Boulevard & Green End Ave) closed for repairs Thursday July 23 7:00 am -4:00 pm. Drivers should seek alternate routes, expect delays  


Storm Debris Pickup – week of July 20, 2020  July 15, 2020
The Department of Public Works will collect tree limbs and branches (2” diameter or larger) that have fallen in the Town’s right-of-ways the week of July 20, 2020. Residents are also permitted to bring tree limbs and branches from their properties to three feet off the edge of the road for Town collection.  DPW employees…


Traffic Advisory: Green End Avenue Closed for Repairs (from Aquidneck Ave to Miantonomi Ave) until Friday July 17  
Heavy rains on Tuesday, July 14, damaged sections of Green End Avenue from the intersection with Aquidneck Avenue to Valley Road, and from Valley Road to the intersection with Miantonomi Avenue.  The Middletown Department of Public Works has closed the two sections of Green End Avenue to through traffic until Friday, July 17 in order…


RIDOT Pell Ramps Project Phase I: Improvements to Coddington Highway, JT Connell Highway  July 14, 2020


2020 Mosquito Treatment Program is underway now  June 30, 2020
Commencing Monday June 29, 2020 the Town of Middletown will be treating all Drainage Catch Basins with a 90 Day Mosquito Treatment in accordance with RIDEM Guidance. Mosquitoes are a nuisance that impact quality of life, and they also can carry diseases, such as Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) or West Nile Virus (WNV). View RIDOH's website at www.health.ri.gov/mosquito for more…


Traffic Alert: Turner Rd Closed (Wyatt Rd to Green End Ave) June 24-26, June 29-Jul 3. Local traffic only.  June 23, 2020
Traffic Alert: Turner Rd Closed (Wyatt Rd to Green End Ave) June 24-26, June 29-Jul 3 for road construction


Paving June 3-4: Livingston Pl, Vernon Ave, Fenner Ave, North Fenner Ave, Boulevard & Bliss Mine Rd  June 3, 2020
Paving June 3-4: Livingston Pl, Vernon Ave, Fenner Ave, Boulevard & Bliss Mine Rd. Any questions or concerns please contact DPW at 846-2119


Mailbox Damaged by Snowplow – What do I do when my mailbox gets plowed away with the snow?  December 6, 2019
Mailbox Damaged by Snowplow Q. What do I do when my mailbox gets plowed away with the snow? If you live on a town road*,  the Department of Public Works can assist you! The easiest way to request assistance is to submit a ‘Citizen Request’ through the Town’s website. Follow the following menu choices to submit…