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Air Rail Highway Bike/Ped Public Transit


For Immediate Release
November 2, 2015
David Scott, Bridge Design Bureau, 603-271-2731
Bill Boynton, Public Information Office, 603-271-6495
Stewartstown, NH – Canaan, VT Public Officials/Public Informational Meeting

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) announces a combined Public Officials/Public Information meeting has been scheduled to discuss pedestrian needs during a project scheduled to rehabilitate the bridge carrying Bridge Street over the Connecticut River between Stewartstown, New Hampshire and Canaan, Vermont. Bridge Street will be closed from the spring 2016 until the end of the 2017 construction season between the intersections with Route 253 on the Vermont approach, and Church Street and River Street on the New Hampshire approach. The detour for the project will utilize VT Route 114/Main Street over the Connecticut River.

This public meeting is scheduled for Monday, November 16, 2015 at 4:00 pm during the regular Selectmen's meeting, in the Community Room at the Stewartstown Town Hall, 888 Washington Street (US Route 3), in West Stewartstown, New Hampshire.

The purpose of this meeting is to present citizens and public officials with information regarding the proposed project. The meeting is also 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 or call 603-271-3222 – TDD Access: Relay NH 1-800-735-2964. Notification for the need of 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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