Welcome! Login | Register
 

15 Ways to Be a Real American in Rhode Island—15 Ways to Be a Real American in…

The Most Patriotic States in the U.S.—How Does Each State Demonstrate Its Patriotism

U.S. Women’s Soccer Set For World Cup Final Against Japan—The U.S. Women’s National Team is one win…

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Red White and Blue—Fife and drums, stars and stripes, salutes pop,…

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not - July 3, 2015—Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s…

5 Live Music Musts - July 3, 2015—Happy Independence Day! The July 4th weekend brings…

Bristol 4th of July Parade Set to Celebrate its 230th Year—Bristol 4th of July Celebrates Its 230th Year

Leather Storrs: How TV Influences our Changing Food Culture—Leather Storrs: How TV Influences our Changing Food…

RI Native Will Blackmon to Host Free Football Clinic For Youth at Hendricken—Will Blackmon will hold a USA Football Fundamentals…

Ebola Virus Resurfaces in Liberia—The Ebola Virus Resurfaces in Liberia

 
 

The Most Dangerous Bridges in RI

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

 

One fifth of all the bridges in Rhode Island are structurally deficient, according to a GoLocalProv analysis of state data.

All told, 157 out of 763 bridges were structurally deficient as of this September, which means that they are either unsafe today or they could become a hazard at some point in the future if no action is taken to repair or rebuild them. Those that are unsafe today, about 15 of them, have closed. Another one hundred bridges are so dilapidated that weight restrictions have been imposed on them to prevent further deterioration. Helen and Tracey Minkin from GoLocalProv discuss.

Click here to listen to the podcast.

 

Enjoy this post? Share it with others.

 
 
:)