South Winchester, West, and Swanzey Streets Reconstruction Project Update #2

Press Release - For Immediate Release
For Additional Information Contact:
Michael Branley, Town Administrator
603-352-7411 ext. 107
July 19, 2021

South Winchester, West, and Swanzey Streets Reconstruction Project Update #2

 The Town of Swanzey has engaged B.U.R. Construction, LLC from Newport, N.H. to serve as the general contractor for this project to reconstruct the following streets: South Winchester Street, West Street (east of Rt. 10) and Swanzey Streets. Motorists can expect one lane traffic and minor delays during working hours.

Monday July 19th – Friday July 23rd

  • Drainage Work:
    • South Winchester St: From Denman Thompson Highway northerly to the intersection of West St.
    • West St: From South Winchester St to Swanzey
    • Swanzey at the intersection of West St

Monday July 26th – Friday July          30th

  • Drainage Work:
    • West St: From Swanzey St to Route 10

Questions or concerns should be directed to Director of Public Works Joe DiRusso at or 352-7116.

This project is funded by the following sources:

  • The last portion of $3 million bond for road reconstruction projects approved by voters at the 2019 Town Meeting
  • The Road Reconstruction Expendable Trust Fund as appropriated to annually by the voters
  • The Municipal Transportation Capital Reserve Fund funded by $5 added to each motor vehicle registration
  • Federal funds from a $500,000 Grant under Northern Borders Regional Commission (35% Grant Funds; 65% Local Funds)
  • The West Swanzey Sidewalk Committee Fund
  • A grant from the Monadnock Alliance for Sustainable Transportation

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