A new report that evaluates the current condition, use and funding of New Hampshire‚Äôs surface transportation system will be released at a news conference in Concord at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, June 21.
The report, ‚ÄúMoving New Hampshire Forward: The Condition and Funding of New Hampshire‚Äôs Surface Transportation System,‚ÄĚ analyzes road and bridge conditions, traffic congestion, economic development and job creation, highway safety, transit needs, and transportation funding in New Hampshire. TRIP‚Äôs report identifies needed transportation projects throughout the state that cannot move forward without additional transportation funding. TRIP is a national nonprofit transportation research group based in Washington, DC.
TRIP‚Äôs Carolyn Bonifas will present the findings of the report at the news conference. Local officials will also be on hand to comment on the report. In addition to the speakers listed below, the following individuals and organizations will participate: Representative David Campbell, American Council of Engineering Companies, New Hampshire Automotive Dealers Association, Nashua Regional Planning Commission, Chiefs of Police, Brain Injury Association of New Hampshire, New Hampshire Good Roads, Pike Industries, Associated General Contractors of New Hampshire, and A Safer Road to Tomorrow.
TIME:¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 11:00 a.m.
DATE: ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Monday, June 21
PLACE:¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† New Hampshire Legislative Office Building Lobby
33 North State Street
Concord, New Hampshire
WHO: ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† Senator Robert Letourneau, New Hampshire State Senate
Representative Candace Bouchard, New Hampshire House of Representatives
Chairwoman, Public Works and Highways Committee
Commissioner George Campbell, New Hampshire Department of Transportation
Councilor Ray Burton, New Hampshire Executive Council
Dave Juvet, Vice President of New Hampshire Business and Industry Assoc.
Carolyn Bonifas, Associate Director of Research and Communication TRIP
CONTACT:¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Carolyn Bonifas¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 703.801.9212 (cell)
Frank Moretti (TRIP)¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 202.262.0714 (cell)