Blasting for Spaulding Turnpike work to continue in Newington
Blasting in the median area will take place Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. and traffic on both sides of the highway will be impacted during the periodic blasts, according to the state Department of Transportation.
State DOT said motorists should expect delays and some backups during the week.
The work is part of a 2.8 mile widening project on a section of the turnpike between Newington and Dover beginning at Exit 1 and proceeding past Exit 5 northbound.
— Gretyl Macalaster, special to the Union Leader