Tag Archives: Infrastructure

Concrete From Bridge Falls Onto I-93 in Londonderry

LONDONDERRY, N.H. (AP) — Southbound Interstate 93 has been reopened after concrete fell from a bridge over the highway in Londonderry, New Hampshire, prompting an inspection of similar bridges in the state. Officials said a piece of concrete fell from the … Continue reading

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Jobs in the North Country? Not So Fast, Says Lebanon, NH

Lebanon — Developer David Clem on Monday blamed city officials for causing construction delays of his proposed River Park development slated for West Lebanon. A combination of mistakes and inaction on the part of city staff has prolonged negotiations, he told … Continue reading

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Politician reacts to Constitution question with “We’re all done here”

An NH state rep is involved with one or more of the govt’s transportation institutions. He continues responding to my question about what if anything he’s doing to help the Feds stop interfering with transportation. | Ridley Report

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State sends $30 million back to N.H. cities and towns for infrastructure

In his budget address in February, Sununu had proposed establishing an Infrastructure Revitalization Fund with surplus dollars to help pay for local projects, including school renovations. A 10-member commission would have chosen which projects to fund, and Sununu estimated as … Continue reading

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As Trump Turns to Infrastructure Policy, So Do Sununu, NH Legislature

While all eyes were glued to former FBI director James Comey’s testimony in Congress last week, it appears that President Donald Trump has moved on to infrastructure reform, and Republican Gov. Chris Sununu and New Hampshire lawmakers are following suit. … Continue reading

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Sununu: Expedite federal permits for infrastructure projects

While official Washington remained fixated on former FBI Director Jim Comey’s testimony to the Senate Intelligence Committee Thursday, Sununu met with a select group of governors, mayors, and tribal leaders to brainstorm on how to streamline federal permitting and unlock … Continue reading

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Gov. Chris Sununu to attend White House ‘infrastructure summit

Gov. Chris Sununu will be traveling to a few high-profile out-of-state events this week: an “infrastructure summit” hosted by the Trump administration in Washington and another retreat hosted by former presidential candidate Mitt Romney. Transportation Commissioner Victoria Sheehan will accompany … Continue reading

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UNH researchers say rising sea levels threaten Seacoast roads

So you’re telling me that drought we just had was good for infrastructure or are you saying rising ground water should have counteracted the drought? University of New Hampshire researchers have found that some roads, as far as two miles … Continue reading

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Democrats Lie About Gas Tax in California, Not Unexpectedly

I have been following the aftermath of the California legislature’s massive gas tax hike, which is slated to be implemented in January. The Democratic Party supermajority swore up-and-down that the new funds would totally go to road repair and the … Continue reading

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Sanctuary cities & states may pick up tab for Trump’s Border Wall

This week, two GOP senators, Luther Strange of Alabama and David Perdue of Georgia, introduced a bill that would cut funding under two massive federal infrastructure and transportation programs to any jurisdictions “that refuse to cooperate with the federal government … Continue reading

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