Traffic Advisory: Heavy traffic and long delays are possible this weekend when RIDOT closes one of two lanes on the I-195 West to I-95 South ramp. The left lane on the ramp is set to close at 7 p.m. tonight, Friday, November 17 and remain closed through the weekend, reopening by 5 a.m. on Monday, November 20.

East Providence News

8/9/2017 - Victory Day Holiday Rubbish Collection

Victory Day


The East Providence Public Works Department, Recycling/Refuse Division announces that all household rubbish, and yard waste regularly collected on Monday August 14, 2017,  will be collected on Tuesday, August 15th, due to the Victory Day Holiday.  All collections for the remainder of the week will be delayed one day.  Regular Monday collection will resume on Monday, August 21, 2017.  This is also the start of a recycling week.  Residents are asked to have all barrels, bags and recycle carts at the curb by 6:00 A.M. on the day of collection. 

For more information please contact the Dept. of Public Works/Recycling office at 435.7701 or 435.7710.