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For Immediate Release
April 22, 2014
David Scott
Bridge Design Bureau
(603) 271-2731
Public Information Office
(603) 271-6495
Canaan Public Informational Meeting
US Route 4 Bridge Over Mascoma River

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) announces a combined Public Officials/Informational Meeting has been scheduled in Canaan to gather public input concerning planned bridge preservation/rehabilitation work on US Route 4 over Mascoma River.

The public meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 6:00 pm as part of the Town Selectmen's Meeting. The meeting will be held at the town fire station located at 62 NH Route 118, in Canaan, New Hampshire.

This proposed work includes partial and full depth deck repairs, replacement of the deck membrane, asphalt and asphaltic plug expansion joints, replacement of the bridge coping, bridge rail and bridge approach rail, concrete repairs to the wingwalls, repair of erosion under the abutments, placement of slope protection at the abutments, and painting the entire superstructure. Alternating one-way traffic is currently anticipated.

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, 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 of the need for assistance should be made at the earliest convenience.

New Hampshire Department of Transportation
PO Box 483 | 7 Hazen Drive | Concord, NH | 03302-0483
Tel: 603.271-3734 | Fax: 603.271.3914

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