Map & Directions
the North (on Route 95 South):
Take 95 South to State Offices Exit (23); bear right off the exit, getting immediately
into left lane; take left and the road loops back passing a Shell gas station
on your left and the Providence Marriott on your right (1st traffic light). Turn
right light onto Orms St. right before the second traffic light. Turn left at
the next traffic light onto State Street; take first right into parking areas.
The Department of Administration is housed in the Powers Building, the second
building (pink granite) on the left. The first building you see is the Health
the South (on Route 95 North):
Take 95 North to State Offices Exit (23). The exit forks; stay to the right,
but get into the center lane; go straight through the light, and take the first
right into the parking areas. The Department of Administration is the second
building (pink granite). The first building you see is the Health Department.
Parking lots are open to the public after 9:30 am; parking spots are subject
to availability. Parking at coin meters (quarters only) is also available
on Smith Street in front of the building, and on the sides on State Street
or Park Street.
All handicapped parking is in the garage under the building. The entrance ramp
goes from the parking lot towards the building. Take a ticket to open the gate,
and follow the signs to the handicapped parking near the garage elevators.
Take the elevator to the ground or first floor, and then transfer to the building
elevator to reach other floors.
The main entrance faces Smith Street. From the parking lots, you can also use
the side entrance facing the the walkways and grounds between the Department
of Administration and the Department of Health.