|For Immediate Release
January 13, 2010
Public Information Office
|Manchester Public Informational Meeting
Replacement Or Rehabilitation Of Five I-293 Bridges
The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) announces a Public Informational Meeting will be held Thursday, January 28, 2010 in Manchester to review and discuss the replacement or rehabilitation of five bridges on Interstate 293 (F.E. Everett Turnpike) in the area of Exit 4 (Queen City Avenue).
The bridge slated for replacement is the Exit 4 northbound off-ramp bridge over I-293. The four planned bridge rehabilitations include: I-293 mainline bridge over the Exit 4 northbound on-ramp; the northbound on-ramp bridge over the south branch of the Piscataquog River; the I-293 mainline bridge over the south branch of the Piscataquog River; and the I-293 mainline bridge over the north branch of the Piscataquog River.
The purpose of this meeting is to present public officials and interested citizens with information regarding the proposed project and to solicit input to ensure that project decisions meet public transportation needs, community goals, and protect and enhance the environment.
The January 28 public meeting will be held at 7:00 PM in the Aldermanic Chambers, 3rd floor, City Hall on Elm Street in Manchester, New Hampshire. Doors will open at 6:30 PM for viewing and discussions prior to the formal presentation at 7:00 PM.
Any individuals needing assistance or auxiliary communication equipment due to sensory impairment or other disability, should contact William Oldenburg, Bureau of Right-of-Way, NHDOT, PO Box 483, Concord, New Hampshire 03302-0483 – TDD Access: Relay NH 1-800-735-2964. Notification of the need for assistance must be made no later than Thursday, January 21, 2010.