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. Notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, the department of conservation and recreation bridge located on the Mystic Valley parkway in the city of Medford shall be designated and known as the Richard Bongiorno Jr. Bridge. The department of conservation and recreation shall erect a suitable marker bearing this designation in compliance with the standards of the department and any existing historic preservation guidelines or statutes.
SECTION 2. Notwithstanding any rule or regulation of the department of highways to the contrary, the department shall erect and maintain on Bridge BR# U-02-009 on State Route 16 in the town of Uxbridge spanning the Mumford river, 2 signs designating the bridge as the 1936 Olympic Medalist Alice Bridges Bridge, in honor of Alice Bridges Roche, who won the Bronze Medal in the 100 meter backstroke in the 1936 Olympics in Munich, Germany.
Approved July 19, 2006.