For Immediate Release
Posted: December 11, 2023


Levi Byers, Bridge Maintenance
(603) 271-3667
Richard Arcand, Public Information Officer
(603) 271-6495

Patten Hill Road Bridge Work in Candia Update

Maintenance work will impact traffic for several months.

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) has rescheduled the start of preservation work on the Patten Hill Road bridge that spans NH Route 101 in Candia.

Weather permitting, NHDOT crews will begin at 7 am on Wednesday, December 13, 2023. 

The work will require a lane closure on the Patten Hill Road bridge, requiring motorists to use one lane of alternating traffic controlled by stop and yield signs on either side of the bridge. 

Weather permitting, the work is expecting to take approximately five months to complete. 

Motorists should remain alert while traveling through the work zone and obey all posted signs. Motorists are also encouraged to sign up for free, real-time construction and traffic related messages (text or email) from