|For Immediate Release
October 4, 2011
Highway Design Bureau
Public Information Office
|Lincoln-Franconia Public Informational Meeting
Study Of Improvements To Franconia Notch Parkway
The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) announces a combined Public Officials/Public Informational Meeting has been scheduled to discuss a current study looking at the general safety and related improvements for the section of Interstate 93 known as the Franconia Notch Parkway that passes through the towns of Lincoln and Franconia.
This study and its recommendations would be in accordance with the memorandum of agreement between the NHDOT, the Appalachian Mountain Club, and the Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests.
This meeting will be held Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 7:00 pm at the Peabody Building (Yellow Room) at Cannon Mountain.
The purpose of this meeting is to present citizens and public officials with information regarding the study, and to solicit public input in order to ensure that project decisions meet public transportation needs, community goals, and protect and enhance the environment. Accordingly, the NHDOT assures that this project will be administered according to the requirements of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and all related statutes to ensure non-discrimination.
Any individuals needing assistance or auxiliary communication equipment due to sensory impairment or other disability, should contact the Bureau of Right-of-Way, NHDOT, P.O. Box 483, Concord, NH 03302-0483 – TDD Access: Relay NH 1-800-735-2964. Notification of the need for assistance must be made no later than Thursday, October 6, 2011.