Governor Hassan to Attend First Float-In of New Memorial Bridge in Portsmouth

Office of New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan

PORTSMOUTH – TOMORROW, Governor Maggie Hassan will attend the first float-in of the new Memorial Bridge.   With the use of tugboats and a temporary jacking system, the new 300-foot-long span will be positioned and then lowered onto the new piers. This is the first of three sections that will create the new Memorial Bridge.

 

The new Memorial Bridge, scheduled to be completed this summer, will once again provide critical means of transportation that will enhance trade and commerce, tourism, and community life to strengthen the Portsmouth region.

 

WHAT:          Governor Hassan to Attend First Float-In of New Memorial Bridge

 

WHEN:          Tuesday, January 15, 8:45 a.m.

 

WHERE:       State Pier, Portsmouth