The benefits of the Granite Street Pedestrian Bridge include improved safety for pedestrians crossing seven lanes of dense urban traffic, safer access to places of employment, like SNHU or WMUR, events like Fisher Cats stadium and the SNHU Arena, and the Hilton Garden Inn hotel. It will feature fully accessible ramp access, improved signal operations and reduced emissions from idling vehicles. Pedestrian traffic at this intersection is steadily increasing to about 600 people per day, according to a recent study. 

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