Lancaster couple who filed legal action against the New Hampshire Department of Transportation has filed a new civil complaint at Coos Superior Court

After winning on appeal at the New Hampshire Supreme Court in 2020, a Lancaster couple who filed legal action against the New Hampshire Department of Transportation for using eminent domain to take a piece of their land, that they said wasn’t needed to build a new bridge, has filed a new civil complaint at Coos Superior Court. The case originates from the DOT’s replacement of the 70-year-old Roger’s Rangers Bridge on Route 2 that spans the Connecticut River between Lancaster and Guildhall. In 2018, the Beatties agreed with DOT that a new bridge was needed, but declined the state’s offer to purchase a portion of their land, on the argument that the taking of their land was not needed for the construction of the new bridge.

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