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  • Acts
  • 2002
  • Chapter 104 AN ACT DESIGNATING A CERTAIN ROAD AND BRIDGES IN THE COMMONWEALTH.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:


SECTION 1. The bridge on Mill street spanning the railroad tracks in the town of Natick shall be designated and known as the Vice President Henry Wilson Memorial Bridge, in honor of Henry Wilson who served as Vice President of the United States in the administration of President Grant. The department of highways shall erect suitable markers bearing the designation in compliance with the standards of the department.

SECTION 2. The bridge on Tileston street spanning the railroad tracks in the city of Everett shall be designated and known as the Private First Class Patrick Moreschi Memorial Bridge, in honor of Private First Class Patrick Moreschi, a recipient of the Distinguished Service Cross for valor in World War II. The department of highways shall erect suitable markers bearing the designation in compliance with the standards of the department.

SECTION 3. The bridge on Milliken boulevard spanning interstate highway route 195 in the city of Fall River shall be designated and known as the Detective Richard G. Magan Memorial Bridge, in honor of police officer Richard G. Magan. The department of highways shall erect suitable markers bearing the designation in compliance with the standards of the department.

SECTION 4. The bridge on state highway route 32 spanning the Ware river in the town of Hardwick shall be designated and known as the Stanley J. Nurek Memorial Bridge, in honor of Stanley J. Nurek, who ably served the town in different capacities for many years. The department of highways shall erect suitable markers bearing the designation in compliance with the standards of the department.

SECTION 5. That portion of state highway route 1 within the town of Foxborough shall be designated and known as the Home of the New England Patriots, Super Bowl XXXVI Champions. The department of highways shall erect and maintain suitable markers bearing the designation in compliance with the standards of the department and as authorized by the federal highway administration.

SECTION 6. Section 63 of chapter 273 of the acts of 1994 is hereby repealed.

Approved May 3, 2002.