Kings Factory Road Detour 2023



The Town has been notified by the RI Department of Transportation that replacement of the Kings Factory Road Bridge No. 542 on the Charlestown-Richmond Town line is to commence on or around July 28th, 2023. The estimated completion date for this project is May 30th, 2024. During the demolition of the old bridge and constructing of the new bridge, there will be a detour in place. The tentative date for this detour is July 28th, 2023 until November 30th, 2023. (See attached detour map)


If you have any questions regarding this project, please contact Francesco Turano, Resident Engineer, RI Department of Transportation at (401) 265-1060.