For Immediate Release
Posted: June 02, 2023


Colby Powelson, Turnpikes Bureau
(603) 419-0686
Richard Arcand, Public Information Officer
(603) 271-6495

Nighttime Utility Work on the Spaulding Turnpike in Dover

Intermittent rolling roadblocks will impact traffic in both Northbound and Southbound Lanes

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) announces that Eversource will be replacing a powerline wire on Monday evening, June 5, 2023 between existing structures over the Spaulding Turnpike in the vicinity of mile marker 7.7.   This work will require rolling roadblocks on the Turnpike in the Dover area during the overnight hours. 

Uniformed Officers will lead intermittent rolling roadblocks in the northbound and southbound travel lanes between the toll booth and Exit 7 beginning on Monday, June 5, 2023, at 10 pm, and ending early Tuesday morning, June 6, 2023 (rain date June 6th & 7th).   
Motorists are also encouraged to sign up for free, real-time construction and traffic related messages (text or email) from   

NHDOT programs and services are administered by the requirements of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and all applicable regulations to ensure nondiscrimination. Should you need this information in alternate formats please contact the NHDOT Public Information Office at, or by phone at (603) 271-6495, PO Box 483, Concord, NH 03302 0483, TDD access: Relay NH 1 800 735 2964.