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Maine Turnpike Construction Advisories

Weekly Construction Advisories

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Week of April 20, 2014


Daytime Activities:


 (The weekly travel forecast is intended to provide construction information to patrons of the Maine Turnpike. This schedule of lane closures is subject to change due to weather conditions, traffic incidents or other unanticipated events.)
Ongoing Activities, until further notice:
Mile Marker City/Town Closure Details
25 SB Toll Kennebunk ·         Due to construction at the Exit 25 South Toll, the EZ pass entering lane is closed until further notice.
·         Effective Wednesday, April 30, 2014, because of toll system improvements at the Exit 25 Southbound Toll Plaza located in Kennebunk, there will be a restriction for wide loads (over 10’ wide) on the Maine Turnpike as follows:
Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide will not be permitted to enter the Maine Turnpike at the Kennebunk Southbound Toll.  This restriction will be in effect until further notice.
 
25 NB Toll Kennebunk ·         Due to construction at the Exit 25 North Toll, the staffed entering lane is closed until further notice.
·         Because of toll system improvements at the Exit 25 Northbound Toll located in Kennebunk, there will be a restriction for wide loads (over 10’ wide) on the Maine Turnpike as follows:
Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide will not be permitted to enter the Maine Turnpike (or Service Plaza) at the Kennebunk Northbound Toll (Exit 25).  This restriction will be in effect until further notice.
42 Toll Scarborough ·         Due to construction at the Exit 42 (Payne Road) Toll, lane 3 - the EZ Pass entering lane, is closed until further notice.
·         Because of toll system improvements at the Exit 42 Toll located in Scarborough (Payne Road), there will be a restriction for wide loads (over 10’ wide) on the Maine Turnpike as follows:
Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide will not be permitted to enter the Maine Turnpike at the Scarborough Toll (Exit 42).  This restriction will be in effect until further notice.
 
46 Portland Northbound shoulder closures at mile 46.7 at the Stroudwater River Bridge for bridge repairs.  These closures will be in place until further notice.
47 Toll Portland ·         Due to construction at the Exit 47 (Rand Road) Toll, lane 1 is closed until further notice.
 
·         Because of toll system improvements at the Exit 47 Toll located at Rand Road in Portland, there will be a restriction for wide loads (over 10’ wide) on the Maine Turnpike as follows:
Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide will not be permitted to enter the Maine Turnpike at the Rand Road Toll (Exit 47).  This restriction will be in effect until further notice.
78 – 81 Lewiston North and southbound traffic is reduced to a single lane due to bridge construction on the Androscoggin River Bridge and interchange work at Exit 80. 
80 Lewiston Southbound lane shift between the departing and entering ramps at the Exit 80 Interchange until further notice.
 
Weeklong Activities
Mile Marker City/Town Dates Closure Details
3 – 20 Kittery  – Wells 04/21 – 04/25 North and southbound rolling lane closures for sweeping.
23 – 30 Kennebunk – Arundel 04/21 – 04/24 North and southbound lane closures from 6 am to 6 pm daily for pavement rehabilitation.
46 – 48 Portland 04/21 – 04/24 Northbound lane closure from 6 pm to 7 am for bridge maintenance operations.
51 – 52 Falmouth 04/22 – 04/25 Northbound lane closure from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm for bridge maintenance operations.
55 – 53 Falmouth 04/22 – 04/25 Southbound lane closure from 8:45 am to 6:30 pm daily for wood cutting operations.
67 - 78 New Gloucester - Auburn 04/22 - 04/25 North and southbound lane closures from 7:30 am to 3:00 pm for sweeping.
106 Hallowell 04/21 – 04/24 Southbound lane closure from 7 am to 5 pm daily for bridge maintenance operations.

 


Sunday, April 20, 2014


Nighttime Activities:


Mile Marker City/Town Closure Details
24 – 26 Kennebunk North and southbound lane closures from 8 pm to 7 am for pavement rehabilitation.


Monday, April 21, 2014


Daytime Activities:


Mile Marker City/Town Closure Details
24 – 26 Kennebunk North and southbound lane closures from 8 pm to 7 am for pavement rehabilitation.
33 Saco Northbound lane closure from 9 pm to 6 am for bridge maintenance operations.
 

Tuesday, April 22, 2014


Daytime Activities:


Mile Marker City/Town Closure Details
24 – 26 Kennebunk North and southbound lane closures from 8 pm to 7 am for pavement rehabilitation.
33 Saco Northbound lane closure from 7 am to 6 pm for bridge maintenance operations.
 

Nighttime Activities:




Wednesday, April 23, 2014


Daytime Activities:


Mile Marker City/Town Closure Details
33 Saco Southbound lane closure from 9 pm to 6 am for bridge maintenance operations.
 
 

Nighttime Activities:




Thursday, April 24, 2014


Daytime Activities:


Mile Marker City/Town Closure Details
33 Saco Southbound lane closure from 7 am to 6 pm for bridge maintenance operations.
 

Nighttime Activities:




Friday, April 25, 2014


Daytime Activities:


 
Mile Marker City/Town Closure Details
33 Saco Southbound lane closure from 7 am to 6 pm for bridge maintenance operations.
 

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