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Maine Turnpike Construction Advisories

Weekly Construction Advisories

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Week of March 29, 2015


(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
19 Toll Wells Due to construction at the Exit 19 Toll Plaza in Wells, lane 3 will be closed until further notice.
Skway Drive (Off Exit 46) Portland Effective Thursday, April 2nd, due to bridge construction on the Skyway Drive Bridge in Portland, there will be a restriction for wide loads (over 10’ wide) on Skyway Drive as follows:
Vehicles and loads over 10’wide traveling on Skyway Drive, or departing the Maine Turnpike at Exit 46 northbound or southbound will be limited to the following travel on Skyway Drive:
-Exit 46 NB Off Ramp at Skyway to Johnson Road
-Exit 46 SB Off Ramp at Skyway to Congress Street
-Johnson Road at Skyway Dr to Exit 46 NB On Ramp
-Congress Street at Skyway Dr to Exit 46 SB On Ramp
No loads over 10’ wide will be permitted to cross the Skyway Drive overpass.
48 Toll Portland Due to construction at the Exit 48 Toll Plaza in Portland, lane 3 will be closed until further notice.
Lane 4 will be closed 8 am to 4 pm Monday through Thursday, and from 8 am to 2 pm on Friday.
79 – 81 Lewiston North and southbound traffic is reduced to a single lane due to interchange construction at Exit 80. 
 
Weeklong Activities
Mile Marker City/Town Dates Closure Details
26 Kennebunk 03/30 – 03/31 Southbound lane closure from 7:30 am to 3 pm daily for wood cutting operations.
55 – 57 Falmouth 03/30 – 03/31 Northbound lane closure from 9 am to 3 pm daily for snow removal and clean up.
74 – 75 Auburn 03/30 – 04/03 North and southbound lane closure from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm daily for wood cutting operations.
99 West Gardiner 03/30 - 04/03 Southbound lane closure from 8 am to 3 pm daily for wood cutting operations.


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