The Town is in the process of designing a sidewalk along the length of Purgatory Road to provide a pedestrian connection from Aquidneck Ave. to Second Beach. The project will be funded in part by State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) funds. Construction is anticipated to begin in the Fall of 2022.
Earlier design options and the latest design plans (30%) are provided below.
Public Hearing February 7, 2022, 6:30pm - Prior to proceeding to the next design phase, the Town Council will hold a public hearing to review and consider approval of the 30% design plans. Public comments and questions will be addressed during this hearing. The hearing, origiinally planned for January 18th, has be rescheduled to February 7th.