Blasting work on Spaulding Turnpike this week
By Gretyl Macalaster
Union Leader Correspondent
NEWINGTON - Daytime traffic on the Spaulding Turnpike this week may be slowed as blasting work resumes between Exits 1 and 3.
Blasting will occur Monday, July 8 through Friday, July 12 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. affecting northbound and southbound traffic
New Hampshire State Police will use rolling roadblocks to slow traffic during the blasts.
New Hampshire Department of Transportation officials urged all drivers to maintain a safe following distance through the work zone.
The blasting work is part of an ongoing expansion and renovation project to the turnpike between Dover and Portsmouth.