George Street bridge

A visit to the George Street bridge over I-95 on Monday showed extensive items belonging to homeless people under the bridge and large volumes of trash around it.

PAWTUCKET – Blankets blowing down from homeless encampments under a pair of Pawtucket I-95 overpasses are posing a risk to public safety, say City Council President Terry Mercer and other city leaders.

Now many months into this situation, officials appear no closer to a resolution on what to do with the trash and other debris beneath the bridges than they were last year. 

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