Public Meeting Notice

Public Meeting Notice  Haverhill - Basiliere Bridge replacement

Wednesday, November 15, 2023 at 6:00 PM


UMass Lowell Innovation Center, 3rd floor, 2 Merrimack Street, Haverhill, MA 01830

Overview   of Haverhill - Basiliere Bridge replacement

A Public Informational Meeting will be held to present the current stage of design for the proposed Private First Class (PFC) Ralph T. Basiliere Bridge replacement project in Haverhill, MA.


The purpose of this meeting is to provide the public with the opportunity to become fully acquainted with the current stage of design for the proposed PFC Ralph T. Basiliere replacement project. All views and comments submitted in response to the hearing will be reviewed and considered to the maximum extent possible.


The proposed project consists of a full replacement of the existing Basiliere Bridge. The proposed replacement includes two travel lanes in each direction, a shared use pathway on either side of the bridge, and is supported by arches, similar to the existing structure. Several possible vertical elements to provide architectural character to the structure at the level of the roadway deck will be shared with the community at this meeting. 

This location is accessible to people with disabilities. MassDOT provides reasonable accommodations and/or language assistance free of charge upon request (including but not limited to interpreters in American Sign Language and languages other than English, open or closed captioning for videos, assistive listening devices and alternate material formats, such as audio tapes, Braille and large print), as available. For accommodation or language assistance, please contact MassDOT’s Chief Diversity and Civil Rights Officer by phone (857-368-8580), fax (857-368-0602), TTD/TTY (857-368-0603) or by email ( Requests should be made as soon as possible prior to the meeting, and for more difficult to arrange services including sign-language, CART or language translation or interpretation, requests should be made at least ten (10) business days before the meeting. 

In the event of inclement weather, a cancellation announcement will be posted on this website. 

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