The U.S. Department of Transportation released $3m in emergency relief funding, a portion of which, (approximately $1.2m) has been awarded for repairs to infrastructure along Ocean Road in Narragansett.
“Workers from J.H. Lynch and Sons of Cumberland are expected to mobilize for repairs on a portion of Ocean Road in Narragansett damaged by the storm. The $1.2 million contract includes replacement of 3,800 feet of sidewalk from State Pier No. 5 near South Pier Road to the area of Narragansett Town Beach. The contract also includes replacement of more than 200 feet of seawall, repair of any undermined areas, inspection and repair of drainage systems, and other minor repairs as needed,” said the Governor and Department of Transportation in a joint press release.