LISTSERV mailing list manager LISTSERV 16.5

Help for BIKE-TO-BROWN Archives


BIKE-TO-BROWN Archives

BIKE-TO-BROWN Archives


BIKE-TO-BROWN@LISTSERV.BROWN.EDU


View:

Message:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Topic:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Author:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

Font:

Proportional Font

LISTSERV Archives

LISTSERV Archives

BIKE-TO-BROWN Home

BIKE-TO-BROWN Home

BIKE-TO-BROWN  September 2011

BIKE-TO-BROWN September 2011

Subject:

Re: Providence Traffic Jams - Monday, October 3, 2011

From:

Shriram Krishnamurthi <[log in to unmask]>

Reply-To:

Shriram Krishnamurthi <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Fri, 30 Sep 2011 13:39:11 -0400

Content-Type:

text/plain

Parts/Attachments:

Parts/Attachments

text/plain (79 lines)

Are we more likely to get doored before they get motivated or after?

On Fri, Sep 30, 2011 at 12:31 PM, Mark Dieterich <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Sure hope this doesn't affect bike parking ;)  We should all congregate
> for a group ride... so we can wave as we pass the parking lots... er
> streets... of Providence.
>
> Mark
>
> -------- Original Message --------
>
>  Traffic Alert - Monday, October 3rd
>
> Date: Friday, September 30, 2011
> From: Transportation <[log in to unmask]
> <mailto:[log in to unmask]>>
> To: All
>
> The "GET MOTIVATED" business mega-seminar is expected to draw an
> estimated 13,000-18,000 people to the Dunkin Donuts Center in downtown
> Providence on Monday, Oct. 3. The seminar will occur Monday from
> 8:00AM-4:45PM, with thousands of additional cars traveling into and out
> of downtown Providence from all parts north, south, east and west during
> the peak hours of the morning and evening commute. Delays are expected
> in both directions on Route 95 and Route 195 and will impact the entire
> city.
>
> To avoid significant traffic delays experienced by other cities that
> have hosted this event, all who work and live in the city should plan
> ahead and allow for longer morning and afternoon commutes.
>
> Providence Public Schools will delay their start times by two hours, on
> the recommendation of Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare.
>
> Students who ride buses should plan to be at their stops two hours later
> than normal, and parents who drive their children to school are advised
> to carpool if possible, and to check ahead on traffic and plan
> accordingly to ensure that students arrive by the delayed start time.
> Afternoon bus routes may also be delayed by traffic, though most are
> completed before the event ends.
>
> TRANSPORTATION RECOMMENDATIONS
>
> Consider using alternative transportation, public transportation, or
> plan to carpool with neighbors and colleagues.
>
> Map out some alternative routes and look for at least two additional
> ways to complete your commute safely.
>
> Remember to check traffic reports before heading into or out of
> Providence, and check for regular updates via radio and mobile phone. If
> available, use a GPS device with live traffic updates during your
> commute. Useful planning tools from the Rhode Island Department of
> Transportation (RIDOT):
>
> - Live traffic cameras on the RIDOT RhodeWAYS site: www.tmc.dot.ri.gov
> <http://www.tmc.dot.ri.gov>
> - Travel advisories: www.tmc.dot.ri.gov/traveladvisories
> <http://www.tmc.dot.ri.gov/traveladvisories>
> - Follow RIDOT on Twitter @RIDOTnews
>
> Providence public safety officials @PEMA591 and @PvdPublicSafety will be
> monitoring Twitter hashtag #pvdtraffic during the GET MOTIVATED event.
> Twitter users can report traffic and parking issues related to the event
> via #pvdtraffic. For real emergencies, call 9-1-1.
>
> Bike to Brown discussion list:
> http://listserv.brown.edu/archives/bike-to-brown.html
>
> Bike to Brown website:
> http://biketobrown.brown.edu/
>

Bike to Brown discussion list:
http://listserv.brown.edu/archives/bike-to-brown.html

Bike to Brown website:
http://biketobrown.brown.edu/

Top of Message | Previous Page | Permalink

Advanced Options


Options

Log In

Log In

Get Password

Get Password


Search Archives

Search Archives


Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Subscribe or Unsubscribe


Archives

October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
February 2019
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
November 2017
June 2017
May 2017
February 2017
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
November 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
September 2014
July 2014
June 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
December 2006
November 2006
October 2006
September 2006
August 2006
July 2006
June 2006
May 2006
April 2006
March 2006
February 2006
January 2006
December 2005
November 2005
October 2005
September 2005
August 2005
July 2005
June 2005
May 2005
April 2005
March 2005
February 2005
January 2005
December 2004
November 2004
October 2004
September 2004
August 2004
July 2004

ATOM RSS1 RSS2



LISTSERV.BROWN.EDU

CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager