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Attention West Side residents – Temporary RIPTA bus route – West Main Road

Town of Middletown
February 11, 2013

Snow from the blizzard has made the sidewalks along West Main Road impassable and created a serious public safety hazard concern.

The Town of Middletown has requested that RIPTA begin providing a bus service to our residents who normally use these sidewalks. The service on this route will be provided free of charge. 

RIPTA will be providing hourly service to the residents of Middletown beginning Tuesday February 12 and ending on Friday February 15. The service will begin at 7:00a from Oxbow Apts and conclude at Oxbow Apts. at aprox 7:45p. Running every hour on the hour. RIPTA will assign a Ride vehicle, #1251, capable of transporting a maximum of sixteen (16) passengers seated. This vehicle is wheel chair accessible. The following is an aprox. schedule by time points;

·         Lv. Oxbow Apts.                                             7:00a    

·         Lv. Stop & Shop                                             7:04a

·         Lv. East Bay Village                                        7:10a

·         Lv. Commodore Perry Village                          7:15a

·         Lv. Shaws and CVS                                          7:22a

·         Lv. Walgreens                                                7:23a

·         Lv. Commodore Perry Village                          7:27a

·         Lv. East Bay Village                                         7:32a

·         Lv. Stop and Shop                                           7:37a

·         Arr. Oxbow Apts.                                            7:45a

Route: Begin at Oxbow Apartments at the mailbox turn around. Exit via Rogers Lane, (r) West Main Rd. (r) entrance to Stop & Shop (l) in front of stores to bus stop (l) Browns Lane (r) West Main Rd. (l) East Bay Village following service road to Building #10, enter and exit parking lot for Building #10 (r) service road (l) West Main Rd. (l) Woosley Rd. (l) Ludlow St. (l) Ludlow Terrace turning around in parking lot of the Calvary Baptist Church. Exit parking lot via (r) Ludlow Terrace (r) Ludlow St. (r) Woosley Rd. (l) West Main Rd. (l) Valley Rd. (r) East Main Rd. (l) Aquidneck Island Shopping Center (l) CVS/Shaws Market @ first entrance (l) first service road through the parking lot then (r) service road to the exit (l) East Main Rd. (r) West Main Rd. (r) Woosley Rd. (l) Ludlow St. (l) Ludlow Terrace turning around in the parking lot of the Calvary Baptist Church. Exit parking lot via (r) Ludlow Terrace (r) Ludlow St. (r) Woosley Rd. (r) West Main Rd. (r) East Bay Village then follow service road to Building #10 entering and exiting the parking lot then (r) service road (r) West Main Rd. (l) Browns Lane (r) at entrance to Stop and Shop (r) service road and exit (l) West Main Rd. (l) Rogers Lane to Oxbow Apts.                                               

 

Please share this message with your neighbors who may benefit from using this route.

 

Be smart – be safe!