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For Immediate Release
April 16, 2018
Andrew Hall, Bridge Maintenance Bureau, 603-271-3667
Bill Boynton, Public Information Office, 603-271-6495
Lighting Work On The Smith Millennium Covered Bridge
Closure to Traffic During Daytime Hours from May 1 through May 4

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) announces bridge maintenance operations are scheduled on the Smith Millennium Covered Bridge over the Baker River in Plymouth.

This bridge lighting replacement work is expected to begin on May 1, 2018 and take four days to complete. The Smith Millennium Covered Bridge will be closed to traffic from May 1 to May 4, from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm each day. The bridge will be fully open to traffic outside of these hours. Emergency vehicles will be able to cross the bridge during the closure if necessary.

Electronic message boards will alert motorists to the daytime bridge closure. Motorists will be able to travel the alternative route of NH 25 to US 3 to Fairgrounds Road to get around 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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