NYSDOT to host virtual public information meeting for Route 12E bridge replacement project in Chaumont

WATERTOWN, NY —  The New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) will host a virtual public information meeting about a proposed project to replace the State Route 12E Bridge over the Chaumont River in the Village of Chaumont, Town of Lyme, Jefferson County. The meeting will be held Wednesday, June 16 and will begin at 5:30 P.M.

The purpose of the meeting is to discuss and present a proposal to replace the Chaumont River Bridge. Participants who wish to join online should go to the project website – https://www.dot.ny.gov/Rte12EChaumontBridge and click on the Virtual Public Info Meeting button. Instructions related to on-line access can also be found in the provided link. Participants who wish to join by phone should call 1-518-549-0500 and use Access Code: 161 473 6644.

Members of the project team will provide an online presentation that will include information on the construction methods, traffic impacts, proposed property acquisitions, and other project details. Presentation information will be posted on the project website and will be available for those unable to attend the virtual information meeting.

Please advise this office if a sign language interpreter, assistive listening system or any other accommodations will be required to facilitate your participation. Interested individuals who are not able to attend on this date may obtain project information by writing to: Kent.Collier@dot.ny.gov or by phone at (315) 785-7962 or by visiting the project website via the link provided above.