Shea-Porter Announces $20 Million for the Memorial Bridge

Manchester, N.H. – Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter today released the following statement regarding the $20 million TIGER II grant for the New Hampshire Department of Transportation to replace the Memorial Bridge.

“This is good government to invest in our own infrastructure, and I am very pleased that $20 million in funds will come to the Seacoast to replace the Memorial Bridge,” said Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter.  “The Memorial Bridge is vital to our economy and our safety, and the New Hampshire and Maine delegations worked together with Secretary LaHood to secure the TIGER II grant.  We are now one step closer to making this project a reality.”