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Air Quality Alert, Free RIPTA – Thursday, July 18, 2013

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All regular RIPTA buses and trolleys, but excluding special services, will be free on Thursday, July 18th, 2013. All regular RIPTA buses and trolleys, but excluding special services, will be free on Thursday, July 18th, 2013. The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management is predicting that air quality will reach unhealthy levels in southern sections of Rhode Island in the …

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Air Quality Alert – Tuesday, June 25, 2013

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Let’s do this again tomorrow; all regular RIPTA buses and trolleys, but excluding special services, will be free on Tuesday, June 25th, 2013. The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management is predicting that air quality will reach unhealthy levels in all of Rhode Island in the afternoon on Tuesday. A very humid air mass with west to southwest winds will …

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Storm recovery

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Atwells Avenue, midday Sunday, February 10, 2013. First, this from RIEMA, ugh! The NWS is predicting ½” of rain for all areas Mon. Large amounts of snow saturated w/ water can cause flooding & damage to roofs #StormRI — Rhode Island EMA (@RhodeIslandEMA) February 10, 2013 [box style=”red”]With temperatures well below freezing tonight, snow and ice that melted today is …