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speed Alert

Posted on November 20 at 2:59 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. Please travel with caution and adjust your speed for conditions.
Additional Information
Over limit vehicles are prohibited while the speed is reduced.

Updated on 11/20/2018 at 3:45 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. Please travel with caution and adjust your speed for conditions.

Additional Information:
Over limit vehicles are prohibited while the speed is reduced.


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Week of November 18, 2018


The weekly travel forecast provides 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.
 
Weekly and Daily Activities
Mile Marker City/Town Dates Closure Details
9.5 York 11/19 – 11/20 Southbound shoulder closures from 6 AM to 5 PM for clearing operations for York Toll construction.
Exit 44 Ramp Scarborough 11/19 – 11/20 Northbound lane closure from 10 AM to 6 PM for toll construction.  Speed limit reduced to 45 MPH.
Exit 44 Toll Scarborough 11/19 – 11/20 North and southbound lane closures on I-295 just east of the Exit 44 Toll from 6 AM to 6 PM.  Speed limit reduced to 45 MPH.
                   59.9 Gray 11/19 – 11/20
 
North and southbound lane closures from 6:30 AM to 5 PM for bridge construction on Dutton Hill Road overpass.  Speed limit reduced to 60 MPH.
103 - 108 West Gardiner – Augusta 11/19 – 11/21 Northbound and southbound lane closures from 7AM to 3PM for guardrail repair.  Speed limit reduced to 60 MPH.
 
Ongoing Activities, until further notice:
 
Mile Marker City/Town Closure Details
25 Kennebunk Beginning Tuesday, September 4, the rear parking area at the Kennebunk southbound service plaza will be closed to trucks and passenger vehicles for the purpose of replacing the fuel system.  The diesel pumps will still be open and accessible during this time.  Vehicles should observe posted signage when entering the service plaza for further instructions regarding parking.
Exit 44 Scarborough Lane 5 northbound at the Exit 44 Toll closed until further notice for construction
 
Exit 86 – Exit 103 Sabattus – West Gardiner Overlimit Restriction: Vehicles and loads over 13’ wide traveling northbound on the Maine Turnpike will be required to exit the Turnpike at Exit 86 in Sabattus, and may re-enter the Turnpike for northbound travel at Exit 103 in West Gardiner.  This restriction will remain in effect until further notice.
99 West Gardiner North and southbound left lane closure until further notice for bridge work at the Cobboseecontee Stream Bridge.  Speed limit reduced to 60 MPH.
Exit 103 – Exit 86 West Gardiner – Sabattus Overlimit Restriction:  Vehicles and loads over 13’ wide traveling southbound on the Maine Turnpike will be required to exit the Turnpike at Exit 103 in West Gardiner, and may re-enter the Turnpike for southbound travel at Exit 86 in Sabattus.  This restriction will remain in effect until further notice.
103 West Gardiner North and southbound left lane closure until further notice for bridge work on the Exit 103 Interchange Bridge.  Speed limit reduced to 60 MPH.
 
 
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