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Air Rail Highway Bike/Ped Public Transit


For Immediate Release
April 7, 2016
Doug Gosling, Bridge Maintenance Bureau, 603-271-3667
Bill Boynton, Public Information Office, 603-271-6495
Memorial Bridge to be Closed to all Traffic on April 19
Inspection Work on US 1 Bridge in Portsmouth, NH - Kittery, ME

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) announced the planned closure of the Memorial Bridge in Portsmouth, NH – Kittery, ME to all traffic for 11 hours on Tuesday, April, 19, 2016 for inspection work. The Memorial Bridge carries US Route 1 over the Piscataqua River.

This electrical and structural inspection work will take place between 5:00 am and 4:00 pm on April 19. Motorists and pedestrians are advised to seek alternate routes during this time period.

Navigation on the Piscataqua River will not be affected by the bridge closure.

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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