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Air Rail Highway Bike/Ped Public Transit


For Immediate Release
February 8, 2017
Gene Popien, Bridge Maintenance Bureau, 603-436-1099
Bill Boynton, Public Information Office, 603-271-6495
Night Closure of Memorial Bridge on February 16
Electrical Work on US 1 Bridge from 10 pm to 5 am

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) announced the planned closure of the Memorial Bridge in Portsmouth NH – Kittery, ME, to all traffic for seven hours on the night Thursday, February 16 into the early morning hours of Friday, February 17, 2017 for electrical work. The Memorial Bridge carries US Route 1 over the Piscataqua River.

This electrical work will take place between 10:00 pm Thursday, February 16th and 5:00 am on Friday, February 17th. 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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