News Release for May 23, 2018

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


Temporary Closure of the Sarah Long Bridge on Saturday, May 26th

At the request of federal security agencies, the New Hampshire Department of Transportation and the Maine Department of Transportation announce the planned closure of the Sarah Mildred Long Bridge that carries the Route 1 Bypass over the Piscataqua River on Saturday May 26, 2018 from 9:30 a.m. until noon.

The closure is planned to facilitate and enhance the safety and security related to the Commissioning Ceremony of the USS Manchester.

Variable message signage, barrels and flaggers will assist motorists to alternate routes.