Transportation officials in New Hampshire and Maine believe the Memorial Bridge is structurally sound but divers will head back into the water on Tuesday to make sure there are no major problems.
Just like she did 90 years ago, former Portsmouth Mayor Eileen Foley is cutting a ribbon to open the Memorial Bridge between New Hampshire and Kittery, Maine.
The new Memorial Bridge linking Portsmouth, New Hampshire and Kittery, Maine is set to open this week.
Transportation officials say an underwater inspection of a bridge between Maine and New Hampshire that was hit by an oil tanker shows that one of the piers was damaged.
A barge is in place to remove a 2-million pound section of the historic Memorial Bridge linking New Hampshire and Maine.
Musicians from Maine and New Hampshire are being asked to “meet in the middle” of a bridge now closed to vehicle traffic between both states.