Memorial Bridge News

Time travel from 2012 to 2014, in 14 seconds

Here’s a fun video for all of us to time travel! Travel from the old Memorial Bridge in 2012 to the new Memorial Bridge in 2014 – in just 14 seconds.

Posted on: February 6th, 2014

Many made Memorial Bridge illumination possible

Jan. 18 — To the Editor (Reprinted with permission from the Illimunation Committee Chairman) Since December 28, the new Memorial Bridge has been bathed in a variety of colors and illumination

Posted on: January 24th, 2014

Memorial Bridge – Honored in the Top 10 of U.S. Bridges built in 2013

Congratulations to the entire project team and the Departments of Transportation in New Hampshire and Maine! Roads & Bridges Magazine just awarded the new Memorial Bridge the distinguished honor of

Posted on: December 2nd, 2013

Update on Memorial Bridge Lighting Project

Citing a more prolonged process of installing, positioning, aiming and programming the energy efficient, color changing LED lights as the basis for the delay in lighting up the Memorial Bridge,

Posted on: November 26th, 2013

Memorial Park is open to the public

The new Memorial Park located on the Portsmouth side of the new Memorial Bridge opened to the public for the early morning hours of Veteran’s Day, November 11. As you

Posted on: November 15th, 2013

Road closure alert – to install bronze artwork

The Memorial Bridge will be closed – to all users – from midnight to 5:00 am beginning October 28 and ending on October 31.    These short term closures of 5 hours

Posted on: October 27th, 2013

NH Chronicle features the Memorial Bridge (video)

If  you’re in need of a ‘bridge fix’  then today is your lucky day. Just watch the video below.    WMUR’s team, led by Jennifer Crompton, featured the Memorial Bridge,

Posted on: September 30th, 2013

Road Closure Alert: Sept 24, 25, & 26 midnight to 5am

The Memorial Bridge will be closed to ALL traffic (vehicles, bicycles and pedestrians) each night from midnight to 5 am Tuesday through Thursday, September 24, 25, & 26. The bridge

Posted on: September 20th, 2013

Portsmouth Memorial Park – Commemorative Brick Program

The park is now open to the public!      Thank you to everyone that purchased a commemorative brick!     (No new orders are being taken for these bricks.)  Please go and enjoy

Posted on: August 21st, 2013

Watch the ribbon cutting by Eileen Foley, on video

If you were unable to attend the Grand Opening Ceremony this past Thursday….. or, you were in the crowd but just couldn’t see it……then please watch these videos of the

Posted on: August 10th, 2013

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