|For Immediate Release
October 22, 2009
Highway Design Bureau
ublic Information Office
|NHDOT Seeks Bids For Memorial Bridge Repairs In Portsmouth
Proposals For US Route 1 Bridge Over Piscataqua River Due By 10/29/09
The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) is seeking bids from pre-qualified contractors for emergency repair work on the Memorial Bridge carrying US Route 1 over the Piscataqua River between Portsmouth, New Hampshire and Kittery, Maine.
The Memorial Bridge was closed to motor vehicle traffic on Friday, October 16 due to the deterioration of a portion of the truss on the northern end of the bridge identified in the most recent detailed inspection of the bridge.
For details on the project information, contractors can go to the NH Web site at http://www.nh.gov/dot/org/administration/finance/bids/invitations/index.htm and select Portsmouth Kittery, 13678G.
All bid proposals for this project are due on Thursday, October 29, 2009 by 2:00 pm, when the bid opening will take place at the NHDOT headquarters (John O. Morton Building) at 7 Hazen Drive in Concord, New Hampshire.