For Immediate Release
Posted: May 20, 2022


Ashok Kakadia, Construction Bureau
(603) 931-0781
Eileen P. Meaney, Chief Communications Officer
(603) 271-6495

Bridge Work on Waukewan Road over Snake River in Center Harbor-New Hampton

Work will require closing the bridge until Columbus Day.

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation will begin rehabilitation work on the Snake River Bridge on Waukewan Road in Center Harbor and New Hampton on Tuesday, May 31, 2022. This project will replace the bridge superstructure on new abutments.  The existing stone abutments and wings will remain in place.

Starting Tuesday, May 31, 2022, the bridge will be closed to all traffic and detours will direct motorists onto Route 3, Route 104 and Winona Road. Local traffic will be permitted on Waukewan Road from both directions with no access over the bridge. The bridge will remain closed until Columbus Day.

E. D. Swett of Concord, NH is the general contractor for the $0.8 million bridge replacement project, which has a final completion date of October 28, 2022.