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NEWS RELEASE

For Immediate Release
October 31, 2018
Contacts:
Donald Lyford, Highway Design Bureau, (603) 271-2165
Bill Boynton, Public Information Officer, (603) 271-6495
Public Hearing for Bow-Concord I-93 Project
Proposed Widening and Improvements to 4.8 Miles

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation will hold a Public Hearing in Concord on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 to discuss the proposed reconstruction and expansion of Interstate 93 in Bow and Concord to improve traffic operations and safety.

The November 14th Public Hearing will be held at the NH Department of Transportation, 7 Hazen Drive in Concord, beginning at 7:00 pm. The building will be open at 6:00 pm for the inspection of plans by interested persons.

The proposed improvements would widen 4.8 miles of I-93 from near the Grandview Road overpass in Bow to the Merrimack River Bridge in Concord, including improvements to five interchanges – I-89 and Exits 12 through 15. The project will also extend along Interstate 89 in Bow, from NH Route 3A north approximately .8 of a mile, including reconfiguration of Exit 1, and along Interstate 393 from Commercial Street through Exit 1.

Interested property owners, public officials, and highway users are welcome and will be given the opportunity to comment on the project. Written statements and other exhibits may be submitted to the Chairman of the Special Committee, c/o Peter Stamnas, Director of Project Development, NH Department of Transportation, PO Box 483, Concord, NH 03302-0483 up to 30 days after the date of this hearing for inclusion in the official record.

Any individuals needing assistance or auxiliary communication equipment due to sensory impairment or other disability should contact Charles Schmidt, Administrator of the Bureau of Right-of-Way, NHDOT, PO Box 483, Concord, NH 03302-0483. TDD access: Relay NH 1-800-735-2964. Notification of the need for assistance must be made at the earliest convenience.

This project may impact historic properties. It is tentatively scheduled to be advertised for bids in 2024. More information can be found at the project website - www.i93bowconcord.com






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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