Hurricane Barrier

Congress Passes Bill To Help Providence, RI WaterFire Event Go On Congress has passed a bill that allows the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to operate the Fox Point Hurricane Barrier during the city's popular WaterFire event.
Hurricane Barrier Will Not Protect All New Bedford Homes If Irene HitsIt has been a long time since Massachusetts took a direct hit from a hurricane, but it’s very possible Hurricane Irene will hit the state in some form.