|For Immediate Release
October 27, 2011
Highway Design Bureau
Public Information Office
|Airport Access Road Dedication and Public Touring on November 10
"Raymond Wieczorek Drive" Will Open To Motor Vehicle Traffic On 11/11
A dedication ceremony recognizing the completion and naming of Raymond Wieczorek Drive (Manchester Airport Access Road) connecting the F.E. Everett Turnpike to Manchester-Boston Regional Airport is set for Thursday, November 10, 2011.
The 10:00 am dedication ceremony and ribbon cutting will take place on the new bridge over Little Cohas Brook on the Londonderry (airport) side of the new 1.75-mile highway. The road has been named by State law after New Hampshire Executive Councilor Raymond Wieczorek, who also served as Mayor of the City of Manchester.
All interested persons are invited to tour the new roadway on foot or by bicycle at a public "open house" on November 10 from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm. A "fun run" along the highway will begin at 9:15 am. (See directions below)
Raymond Wieczorek Drive is scheduled to open to motor vehicle traffic on Friday, November 11, 2011.
(Directions and parking): From I-293, take Brown Avenue (NH 3A) south to Airport Road. At the roundabout at the entrance to Manchester-Boston Regional Airport, take a right turn past the Executive Health Club. At the second roundabout, go half way around to enter the new section of the Airport Access Road where there will be parking on the road.