For Immediate Release
Posted: August 17, 2023


Jeffrey Loring, Construction Bureau
(603) 931-2687
Richard Arcand, Public Information Officer
(603) 271-6495

Nighttime Paving on Route 16 Spaulding Turnpike in Milton

The work will require temporary detours and lane shifts for three weeks starting August 20, 2023.

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) will be closing ramps and detouring traffic at the Exit 17 & 18 Ramps on the Spaulding Turnpike in Milton for nighttime paving operations starting on Sunday evening, August 20, 2023.

Detour signing will be in place to direct motorists around the closures. Motorists should remain alert while traveling through the construction zone and obey all posted signs. 
Weather permitting the work will require three weeks. Paving crews will begin at 9:00 pm and end at 5:00 am.

Motorists are also encouraged to sign up for free, real-time construction and traffic related messages (text or email) from
Brox Industries of Dracut, Massachusetts is the general contractor for the $3,092,000 project, which has a completion date of September 22, 2023.