|For Immediate Release
September 26, 2012
Bridge Design Bureau
Public Information Office
|Jefferson Public Informational Meeting
US Route 2 Bridge Over Israel River
The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) announces a combined Public Officials/Public Informational Meeting has been scheduled to discuss the planned rehabilitation of the US Route 2 bridge over the Israel River in Jefferson. The project will include complete bridge deck replacement, rehabilitation of the abutments, and several hundred feet of approach roadway work on Route 2. Historical properties may exist within the project area.
The meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 6:00 pm at the Jefferson Town Office, 698 Presidential Highway, in Jefferson, New Hampshire. Plans will be set up at approximately 5:30 pm for public viewing for informal discussions prior to the official meeting.
The purpose of this meeting is to present citizens and public officials with information regarding the proposed project 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 nondiscrimination.
Any individuals needing assistance or auxiliary communication equipment due to sensory impairment or other disability, should contact the Bureau of Right-of-Way, NHDOT, PO Box 483, Concord, New Hampshire 03302-0483 – TDD Access: Relay NH 1-800-735-2964. Notification for the need of assistance should be made at the earliest convenience.