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Region 2
(East Bay)
Region 2 Building, Bristol

Serves:  East Bay - all of Bristol county including
East Providence, Barrington, Warren, Bristol, Portsmouth, Jamestown, Middletown, Newport, Tiverton, and Little Compton 

Address: 530 Wood Street  -  Bristol, RI 
Telephone: (401) 254-7000
Regional Director: Paula Fontaine

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From  Providence:  Take Rt. 95 to 195 East.  East on 195 into Massachusetts, Exit 2.  (there will be a sign just before the exit that reads 'Bristol this exit'.   Take exit 2 in Massachusetts, Route 136 Warren, Newport.

· Bear right at end of exit, proceed straight through traffic light at Route 6

· Continue on Route 136 for 6.5 mile and ten more traffic lights.

· At the last traffic light, #10, you will have CVS on your left and Subway on your right.

· Continue on 136 for .2 miles and take a right on to Franklin Street.

· Proceed .4 mile to a four way stop sign, continue another.6 mile to another stop sign.

· This is wood Street, take a left.

· The main entrance is .2 mile from this corner on your left.

· Parking available on Wood Street.

From Providence, through Barrington, Warren, Bristol: Be Aware and WARNED of Construction Delays on Rte 114

· Route 195 East to Route 114 (Wampanoag Trail).

· Follow thru Barrington (pass high school, town hall, police station, over 2 bridges to Warren).

· Follow thru Warren (pass Dunkin Donuts, Jamiel's Shoe World, Jade Tree Restaurant).

· Follow thru Bristol (pass Hi Lo Grocery Store, Colt State Park).

· Take left at Washington ST (Sandbar and Sip and Dip on right EXXon Gas on corner), right on High St, left on Bayview, Right on Wood St. at stop sign

· Building is on the left after 2nd stop sign. Main entrance to our office is past an open archway. Parking available on Wood St .

From Newport/Portsmouth/Tiverton:

· Route 24, or 138, or 114…take the Mt. Hope Bridge to Bristol.

· Bear left to stop sign toward Route 114/Bristol Ferry Road.

· Go straight on Route 114/Bristol Ferry Road.

· (the road bears to the left, but you should go straight by an island, Do not bear left.

· The road will turn into Wood Street at the island.

· Go thru 3 stop signs. The main entrance will be will be at 530 Wood St. on your right.

· The entrance is a glass door in a stone Archway.

· (parking is available on street in front of the building).

RIPTA Bus from Newport (Line60):

· Bus from Gateway takes approximately 35 minutes. Allow 5-10 minutes to walk 2 blocks to the office.

· Get of the bus in Bristol at Hope and Bradford St. (Colt School will be on right, Balzano's Pizza on left).

· Walk up Bradford Street by Movie Theater

· Cross High Street (block one).

· On the next block, 530 Wood Street will be facing you.

RIPTA Bus from Providence (Line60):

· From Kennedy Plaza, # 60, takes approximately 35 minutes.

· Allow 5 to 10 minutes to walk 2 blocks to the office.

· Get off the bus in Bristol at Hope and Bradford Street. (Colt School is on left, Balzano's Pizza is on right).

· Walk up Bradford Street (away from water): pass the movie theater.

· Cross High Street (block one).

· 530 Wood Street will be facing you on the next block.

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