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speed Alert

Posted on December 5 at 8:54 AM

At the request of the Maine State Police, speed limits on the Maine Turnpike from New Hampshire line (Mile 0) to Exit 53 in Falmouth have been reduced to 45 MPH due to snow. Motorists on the Turnpike are asked drive safely, and stay tuned to broadcasts on 1610 AM for the most up to date information. This message will be updated as conditions change.
Additional Information
Overlimits are prohibted until speeds are restored to posted normal.

Updated on 12/5/2016 at 10:07 AM
At the request of the Maine State Police, speed limits on the Maine Turnpike from New Hampshire line (Mile 0) to the New Gloucester Barrier Toll at Mile 67 have been reduced to 45 MPH due to snow. Motorists on the Turnpike are asked drive safely, and stay tuned to broadcasts on 1610 AM for the most up to date information. This message will be updated as conditions change.

Additional Information:
Speeds are now reduced from Kittery to New Gloucester Toll/Mile 67. Overlimits are prohibted until speeds are restored to posted normal.

Updated on 12/5/2016 at 10:20 AM
At the request of the Maine State Police, speed limits on the Maine Turnpike from New Hampshire line (Mile 0) to the end of the Maine Turnpike at Mile 109 have been reduced to 45 MPH due to snow. Motorists on the Turnpike are asked drive safely, and stay tuned to broadcasts on 1610 AM for the most up to date information. This message will be updated as conditions change.

Additional Information:
Speeds are now reduced from Kittery to Augusta. Overlimits are prohibted until speeds are restored to posted normal.




crash Alert

Posted on December 5 at 11:09 AM

Motorists traveling southbound on the Maine Turnpike are being advised of a motor vehicle crash. The crash occurred between Exit 63 in Gray and Exit 53 in Falmouth. Motorists should expect moderate delays between Exit 63 in Gray and Exit 53 in Falmouth. Please use caution and stay alert while traveling through this area. This message will be updated as conditions change.
Additional Information
Crash at mile 62 south, left lane is blocked. Expect delays.

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Maine Turnpike: Thinking Ahead FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 21, 2013
Erin Courtney
513-2982
ecourtney@maineturnpike.com


Turnpike Cancels Morning Traffic Stops in Lewiston

Utility work is rescheduled for Monday morning, January 28 

PORTLAND, Maine – Due to the potential for inclement weather as a result of snow in the forecast, the Maine Turnpike Authority is cancelling the planned intermittent traffic stops of up to 20 minutes scheduled for Tuesday between the hours of 3:00 a.m. and 5:00 a.m. The work has been rescheduled for Monday, January 28 between 3:00 a.m. and 5:00 a.m., weather permitting.
 
Turnpike travelers can get up-to-date travel alerts and information at MaineTurnpike.com, by tuning Highway Advisory Radio at 1610AM and by following the Maine Turnpike Authority on Twitter or Facebook. These resources alert motorists to important information including delays and closures due to accidents or weather. To check conditions before you hit the road, the Turnpike's Traffic Cams page at MaineTurnpike.com delivers a snapshot of conditions along the Turnpike.

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