|For Immediate Release
October 21, 2013
Public Information Office
|Night Lane Closure on I-93 Southbound in Salem NH
Temporary Realignment of Southbound I-93 at Exit 2
The New Hampshire Department of Transportation announces night work associated with the construction of the new I-93 Exit 2 Interchange in Salem.
Weather permitting; temporary realignment of Interstate 93 southbound will take place on the night of Thursday, October 24, 2013. This work will take place during non-commuter hours, from approximately 7:00 pm to 5:00 am. Upon completion of the pavement striping operation, southbound traffic will be realigned to use the new temporary bridge. Motorists utilizing the exit 2 southbound off-ramp will also have a new off-ramp location further to the north of the existing location.
Construction operations will require traffic on I-93 southbound to be reduced to one lane utilizing a lane closure. Motorist should remain alert while traveling through the construction zone and obey all posted signs.
This work is part of the $41 million I-93 widening and reconstruction project in the vicinity of Exit 2. The general contractor is George R. Cairns & Sons, Inc. from Windham, NH.