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Maine Turnpike Construction Advisories

Weekly Construction Advisories

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Week of July 27, 2014


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 (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.)

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Mile Marker City/Town Closure Details
0 Kittery Maine DOT advises that bridge maintenance operations are in progress on the Piscataqua River Bridge.  Workers will be on and under the bridge doing paint repairs.  Use caution in the area.
33 Saco Southbound lane shift due to bridge work on the Saco River Bridge.
46 Toll Portland Due to construction at the Exit 46 Southbound Toll Plaza, lane 2 will be closed until further notice.
46 & 47 Portland Northbound shoulder closures at mile 46.7 at the Stroudwater River Bridge and 47.9 at the Maine Central Railroad Bridge for bridge repairs.  These closures will be in place until further notice.
48 Toll Portland Due to construction at the Exit 48 (Portland/Westbrook) Toll, lane 2 will be closed until further notice. 
51 Portland North and southbound shoulder closures due to construction on the Riverside Street Bridge.  These closures will be in place 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. 
102 – 109 West Gardiner – Augusta Due to road construction on the northern end of the Maine Turnpike, there will be a restriction for wide loads (over 10’ wide) on the Maine Turnpike and Interstate 295 as follows:
 
Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide traveling Northbound on the Maine Turnpike must exit at or before Exit 102 (West Gardiner) and may re-enter for northbound travel at Exit 109 (Augusta).  This restriction will remain in place until further notice.
Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide traveling Southbound on the Maine Turnpike must exit at or before Exit 109 (Augusta) and may re-enter for southbound travel at Exit 102 (West Gardiner).This restriction will remain in place until further notice.
Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide traveling Northbound on Interstate 295 must exit at or before Exit 51 (West Gardiner) and may re-enter for northbound travel at Exit 109 (Augusta).  This restriction will remain in place until further notice.
 
 
Weeklong Activities
Mile Marker City/Town Dates Closure Details
23 – 30 Wells – Arundel 07/27 – 07/31 North and southbound lane closures from 7 pm to 6 am for pavement rehabilitation.
23 – 30 Wells – Arundel 07/28 – 08/01 North and southbound lane closures from 6 am to 6 pm for pavement rehabilitation.
46 – 47 Portland 07/27 – 07/31 North and southbound lane closure from 7 pm to 7 am for bridge work on the Stroudwater River and Maine Central Railroad Bridges.
Fal Spur 1.7 Falmouth 07/28 – 08/01 East and Westbound lane closure from 6 am to 4 pm for bridge work on the Falmouth Road Bridge.
55 – 59 Falmouth – Gray 07/28 – 08/01 North and southbound lane closures from 7 am to 5 pm for pavement rehabilitation.
91 Litchfield 07/28 – 08/01 North and southbound lane closure from 6:30 am to 4:30 pm for bridge construction on the West Road Underpass.
101 West Gardiner 07/28 – 08/01 Northbound lane closures from 6 am to 4 pm for bridge work on the Route 126 Underpass.
106.9 Hallowell 07/28 – 08/01 North and southbound lane closures from 5 am to 3 pm for bridge construction at the Litchfield Road overpass.
102 – 109.1 West Gardiner – Augusta 07/27 – 07/31 North and southbound lane closures from 6 pm to 10 am for pavement rehabilitation.
 

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Monday, July 28, 2014


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Mile Marker City/Town Closure Details
25 Kennebunk Expect temporary lane closures at the north and southbound toll in Kennebunk for paving.
42 Scarborough Expect temporary lane closures at the Exit 42 Toll for paving.


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