For Immediate Release
Posted: March 17, 2022


Mason Trubey, Construction Bureau
(603) 271-2571
Eileen P. Meaney, Chief Communications Officer
(603) 271-6495

Daytime Road Work on Route 101 in Bedford

One lane will be closed during the day for construction activities.

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) will begin daytime road work on the NH 101 Bridge (Br. No. 090/065) replacement project in Bedford on Monday, March 21, 2022. 

Weather permitting, daytime alternating one-way traffic will be utilized between the hours of 8:30 am and 3:00 pm on NH 101 from Twin Brook Lane to Joppa Hill Road to accommodate drainage installation, guardrail removal, and barrier installation operations in the eastbound shoulder. Construction efforts will continue in the area throughout the summer and fall of 2022.

Message boards and smart work zone devices will be used to notify the traveling public of any traffic pattern changes. Motorists should remain alert while traveling through the construction zone and obey all posted signs.  

This work is part of the $5.4 million bridge replacement project on NH 101 over Pulpit Brook in Bedford with a completion date of July 14, 2023.  The general contractor is RM Piper of Plymouth, NH.