RIDOT gets federal funding for a busy section of Warwick

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation is getting federal funding to improve the roads in a busy area of Warwick.

The $10-million will be used to create a new two-way bypass system in the Apponaug section of the city.

The TIGER grant comes from a larger sum of $474 Million in federal funding that's being distributed to 52 projects in 37 states.