News Release for May 16, 2011

For more Information:
Paul Merrill, Public Information Officer - 207-624-3355 or 207-215-9297


Meeting To Focus On Possible Permanent Closure Of Bridge In Lebanon and Milton, NH

The Departments of Transportation from Maine and New Hampshire will host a public meeting concerning a permanent closure of the New Bridge that connects Lebanon with Milton, New Hampshire on Thursday, May 19 at the Milton Town Hall at 3:00 p.m. in the Emma Ramsey Center. The New Bridge is currently closed to all traffic due to weight restrictions.

The meeting will be to discuss what options are available concerning the bridge. Officials from MaineDOT, NHDOT as well as local and state officials are expected to attend. Members of the public are also encouraged to attend and participate.

The Milton Town Hall is located at 424 White Mountain Highway in Milton, New Hampshire.