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295 Alert Alert

Posted on December 10 at 4:43 PM

This is the Traffic Management Center for the Maine Turnpike Authority with a travel alert for Interstate 295:
Additional Information
Crash on I-295 northbound in the area of mile 8/Portland. Expect delays and use caution.

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Maine Turnpike: Thinking Ahead FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 23, 2012
Erin Courtney
CONTACT: Dan Morin (MTA)

Interchange Repairs to Force Overnight Closures

Southbound on and off ramps at Exit 53 Interchange to be closed Monday & Tuesday nights

PORTLAND, Maine – Maine Turnpike motorists are advised to prepare for overnight southbound 
ramp closures at Exit 53 Interchange in West Falmouth next Monday, July 23 and Tuesday, July 24 for 
milling of pavement.  Both the southbound on and off ramps will be affected, with closures scheduled to 
begin at 8:30 p.m. and lasting through 5:00 a.m. each night.

Motorists should prepare alternate travel routes during the closures. Message boards will be in place to 
inform approaching travelers of closures, and Highway Advisory Radio (HAR) broadcasts on 1610 AM 
will also be used to inform drivers. The Maine Turnpike Authority appreciates motorists’ patience and 
understanding during this construction.

The $3.9 million project, awarded to Technical Construction Inc. of Turner, began in August 2011 and 
includes raising and widening of the bridge and repairs to all of its ramps. The project will be completed 
in the fall of 2012.

MTA News

Nighttime stoppages on Turnpike mainline scheduled for this week
Nighttime stoppages on Turnpike in Scarborough
National Traffic Incident Response Awareness Week NOV. 11-17, 2018


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