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Travel Advisory Exit 44 in Scarborough

Maine Turnpike: Thinking Ahead FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 12, 2019
Erin Courtney
513-2982
ecourtney@maineturnpike.com
CONTACT: Dan Morin (MTA)
838-8613
dmorin@maineturnpike.com


Travel Advisory Exit 44 in Scarborough

Nightly closures of Exit 44 in Scarborough to occur next week
Plaza to be closed nightly to complete final surface paving 

Scarborough, MAINE - Beginning Monday, September 16th, 2019, the Exit 44 toll plaza in Scarborough will be closed overnight for four consecutive nights in order to complete final surface paving.  The closures are as follows:
Monday, September 16, 2019 – from 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 – from 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 – from 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM
Thursday, September 19, 2019 – from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM
 
During the closures numerous variable message boards and detour signs will alert drivers.  The proposed detour routes are as follows:
 
Northbound I-95 traffic that would normally get off at Exit 44 will be directed to continue on I-95, get off at Exit 45 and then go east on Route 703 to get to I-295 northbound.
 
Southbound I-295 traffic will be directed to get off at Exit 1 and then take Route 703 to get to I-95 southbound on the Turnpike.  
 

 
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