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Toll Increase Proposal Public Meeting - 12/4 at Portsmouth Library at 6:00


Pursuant to RSA 228:99 and RSA 240, Executive Councilor Russell E. Prescott, and the NH Department of Transportation, on behalf of the Governor’s Advisory Commission on Intermodal Transportation (GACIT), which is composed of the five Executive Councilors and the Commissioner of the New Hampshire Department of Transportation announces that a Public Meeting will be held to review and receive input on a toll increase proposal for the NH Turnpike System.

The purpose of this meeting is to receive public comments/testimony on the toll proposal for the NH Turnpike Improvements to accelerate road and bridge work to enhance safety and reduce congestion projects in the Draft 2019-2028 Ten Year Plan. This proposal was requested from New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) by Councilor Prescott as part of the GACIT Public Hearing process.

The meeting will be held in the Portsmouth Public Library Levenson Community Meeting Room, 175 Parrott Avenue in Portsmouth NH on Monday December 4, 2017, with doors opening at 5:30pm, hearing and presentation starting at 6:00pm, with discussion and public input lasting until no later than 8:30pm.

The toll proposal can be found on the Department’s Ten Year Plan Web Page at:

Written comments can also be submitted by letter or email and be addressed to, and must be received by 12:00pm on Tuesday, December 5, 2017:

William E. Watson, P.E.

Bureau of Planning and Community Assistance

New Hampshire Department of Transportation

John O. Morton Building, 7 Hazen Drive

P.O. Box 483

Concord, NH 03302-0483

Any individuals needing assistance or auxiliary communication equipment due to sensory impairment or other disability, should contact Sharon Allaire, (603) 271-3344, NHDOT, P.O. Box 483, Concord, N.H. 03302-0483 - TDD access: Relay N.H. 1-800-735-2964.

The projects developed through the Ten Year Plan process will be administered according to the requirements of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related statutes to ensure non-discrimination.

Executive Councilor Russell E. Prescott

Governor’s Advisory Commission on Intermodal Transportation (GACIT)

Dated at Concord, NH

this 28th day of November 2017