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For Immediate Release
September 8, 2015
Tim Chapman
Construction Bureau
Bill Boynton, Public Information Office
I-293 Northbound On-Ramp Closure At Exit 4 In Manchester
Extended Closure For Bridge Construction Work

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) announces an extended temporary closure is planned for the I-293 northbound on-ramp at Exit 4 in Manchester. This closure is scheduled for Friday, September 11, 2015 at 7:00 am.  The Exit 4 northbound on-ramp will be closed until late summer of 2016.

This ramp closure is necessary to complete construction of the northbound on-ramp bridge and the next phase of the I-293 bridge over the North Branch of the Piscataquog River.

Motorists who use the I-293 northbound on-ramp at Exit 4 are advised to seek alternate routes to access I-293 northbound.Electronic message boards and traffic control devices will be used to assist motorists during the ramp closure.

This work is part of the I-293 widening and bridge replacement project in the vicinity of Exit 4.  The project includes the replacement of four Red Listed bridges and the rehabilitation of one Red Listed bridge at the I-293 Exit 4 interchange.The roadwork includes construction of a third southbound lane, beginning approximately 150 feet north of the existing northbound on-ramp and continuing approximately 0.6 miles south; Exit 4 ramps reconstruction and pavement rehabilitation; sound wall construction; drainage improvements; water line reconstruction; installation of concrete median barrier; and guardrail improvements.

Severino Trucking Inc., of Candia, New Hampshire. is the general contractor for the $26.2 million project, which has a completion date of November 18, 2016.

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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