|For Immediate Release
July 12, 2013
Public Information Office
|Pavement Preservation Work on I-93 and I-293 in Manchester
Daytime Shoulder and Nighttime Lane Closures
The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) announces the start of a pavement preservation project to resurface sections of I-93 and I-293 in Manchester. The work will be on I-93 from north of Exit 5 to the I-293 Split, and on I-293 from I-93 to the Merrimack River. The I-293 Ramps at Exit 1 and Exit 2 will also be resurfaced.
This pavement work will begin on Monday, July 15 and the work zone will be active through early September 2013. A combination of daytime shoulder closures and nighttime lane closures will be used to accomplish this work. The work includes pavement rehabilitation, minor guardrail work, and bridge joint work.
Portable Changeable Message Signs will be used to inform the traveling public of upcoming work. Uniformed Officers and traffic control devices will be used to slow, direct, and assist motorists through the work zone.
New York Bituminous Products, Corp. of Chester New York is the contractor for this $1.7 million dollar pavement preservation project, which has a completion date of September 6, 2013.