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For Immediate Release
September 9, 2015
Tim Chapman
Contract Administrator,
Bill Boynton, Public Information Office
Night Time Lane Closures on I-293 at Exit 4 in Manchester
Paving Work Planned From 9/11 Through 9/14/15

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) announces temporary night lane closures are planned on I-293 in Manchester in the vicinity of Exit 4 for construction operations.

Weather permitting, the I-293 northbound and southbound lane closures are scheduled to take place from Friday, September 11 to Monday September 14, from 7:00 pm until 6:00 am each night. Interstate 293 northbound and southbound will have one open lane at all times.

The temporary night time lane closures are to allow for paving operations. Traffic on I-293 northbound will be shifted onto the new completed bridges currently in the median. Electronic message boards and traffic control devices will be used to alert and assist motorists during the lane closures.

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 road work includes: construction of a third southbound lane, beginning approximately 150 feet north of the existing northbound on-ramp and continuing approximately 0.6 mile 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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