By September 2013, construction crews aim to widen Rye Beach Road near Sawmill Parkway on the south side of the bridge near the railroad tracks.
Work should start sometime in late spring 2013 and would ease truck traffic concerns at the growing International Automotive Components facility.
"The road today isn't wide enough or accommodating for tractor trailers," International spokesman David Ladd said. "It's been a challenge for employees to enter the plant."
For more on the city's partnership with IAC to learn about grant money that's helping to fund the project, pick up a copy of Thursday's Register.