For Immediate Release
Posted: May 17, 2024


Kevin Lapointe, Contract Administrator
(603) 717-5078
Richard Arcand, Public Information Officer
(603) 271-6495

UPDATE: I-93 Northbound Exit 8 Off-Ramp (Wellington Road) Closure in Manchester to begin Sunday Night, May 19, 2024 

The ramp will be closed and motorists will be detoured for three months.

Due to weather conditions and sub-contractor delays, the new date for the lane shifts on I-93 and Exit 8 northbound off-ramp closure is Sunday night, May 19, 2024. 
To support the improvements to the I-93 Northbound bridges over Wellington Road and Stevens Pond, the Exit 8 northbound off-ramp will be closed, and a detour implemented.  Motorists should remain alert while traveling through the construction zone and obey all message boards and posted signs. Motorists are also encouraged to sign up for free, real-time construction and traffic related messages (text or email) from
E.D. Swett of Concord, NH is the general contractor for this $10.1 M maintenance and preservation bridge project which is expected to finish in October 2025.