Connecting Generations & Bridging Communities

Committee Documents

BRIDGE ILLUMINATION SUBCOMMITTEE: INFORMATION & CONCEPT PLAN

September 23, 2013 Memorial Bridge Lighting Progress for Public and Media

Archer Western pledges $50K toward bridge illumination

Public Presentation on May 8 at the Kittery Community Center

Check it out!  Fundraising Brochure

Website of the local organization Save Our Bridges

International Dark-Sky Association commends subcommittee and NHDOT

Public Presentation November 29, 7pm at Portsmouth Library

Bridge illumination recognition for contributions

Concept plan for the illumination

Fund-raiser planned for Memorial Bridge illumination

Porstmouth, Kittery back plans to light the new Memorial Bridge

New Memorial Bridge illumination is group effort

Illuminate new Memorial Bridge: editorial from Portsmouth Herald

Memorial Bridge designer backs illumination plan

Shining a light on Memorial Bridge

 

Mitigation Fund / Business Promotion Subcomittee: INFORMATION

One of the many commercials broadcast  in the spring of 2013: 15 second length

One of the many commercial broadcast in the spring of 2013: 30 second length

Example of the many commercials broadcast during the summer 2012: 15 second length

Example ofthe  many commercials broadcast during the summer 2012:  30 second length

Detour map from Portsmouth to Kittery

Detour map from Kittery to Portsmouth

Kittery to Portsmouth with QR Code for travelers with smart phones

 

PLAQUES & PORTAL MONUMENT SUBCOMMITTEE:  INFORMATION

Harborwalk Park: a potential location for the new interpretive sign and plaque display

Proposed: Interpretive Sign & plaque display in Prescott Park

Photographs of the restored (smaller) plaques from the 1923 bridge

Computer rendering of preferred new arrangement on the NH-side bridge portal

Prescott Park: a potential location for a new interpretive sign celebrating the old and new bridge

Subcommittee meeting minutes: August 7, 2012

Subcommittee meeting minutes: May 18, 2012

Subcommittee meeting minutes: March 15, 2012

 

MEMORIAL PARK SUBCOMMITTEE:  INFORMATION

Concept Plan of the new Memorial Park, March 2013

 

LASTING PHYSICAL PRODUCT (EDUCATIONAL) SUBCOMMITTEE:  INFORMATION

A DVD documenting the 1923 Memorial Bridge is currently underway.  Once complete, the public will be notified.   The DVD will be free to the public.

 

RENEWABLE ENERGY SUBCOMMITTEE: INFORMATION

UNH Research Project: Use of tidal power on the new Memorial Bridge

 

BICYCLE & PEDESTRIAN SUBCOMMITTEE: INFORMATION

Pedestrian overlooks – view an artist’s sketch

Subcommittee meeting minutes: April 10, 2012

Subcommittee meeting mintues: February 16, 2012

 

GRAPHICS, PHOTOS & OTHER INTERESTING FACTS

Bridge mania watchers

Aerial view of the new Memorial Bridge

Compare the old and new Memorial Bridge

Denis Switzer of NHDOT being interviewed by Deborah McDermott of the Portsmouth Herald

Side view of the new Memorial Bridge

No wake zone around the Memorial Bridge

 

PRESS RELEASES

Planning begins for the opening of the Memorial Bridge, April 18, 2013

Shuttle Service Hours of Operation on December 25, 2012

International Dark-Sky Association praises bridge lighting plan, November 26, 2012

Bridge Illumination: Public Presentation November 29

Bridge Illumination November 20 Kick Off Event

 

Under Construction

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  • Contractors & Engineers