NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Heads up if you’re driving in North Providence on Wednesday.
Mineral Spring Avenue to Pensaukee Street will be closed from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., open from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., then close again from 12:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m., police said.
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According to security crews, this is only the second time Mineral Spring Avenue has ever been closed. The first time was for the funeral procession of North Providence Mayor Sal Mancini due to the number of people who lined the streets.
Detours will be posted and police are asking drivers to use caution through the area.
Below is a map of the temporary traffic pattern: