state Rep. Betsy Shultis (D-Portsmouth) has introduced
a bill calling for a pilot study about restricting large
truck traffic after the sun goes down on Ocean Road and
Peverly Hill Road in Portsmouth.
study would collect and analyze data to determine the differences
in traffic volume, total number of trucks and noise levels
as a result of restricting large trucks from these roads.
The study would be conducted from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. from
March 1, 2004, through June 1, 2004.
was scheduled for a House public works committee hearing