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Maine Turnpike Construction Advisories

Weekly Construction Advisories

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Week of October 19, 2014


 (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
York Toll York Effective Monday, October 20, due to toll system repairs at the York Toll Plaza, there will be a restriction for wide loads (over 10’ wide) on the Maine Turnpike as follows:  Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide traveling Southbound on the Maine Turnpike must exit at or before Exit 19 (Wells) and may re-enter for southbound travel at Exit 7 (York).  This restriction will remain in place until further notice.
19 Toll Wells Due to construction at the Exit 19 Toll Plaza in Wells, lane 2 will be closed until further notice.
 
Due to toll system improvements at the Exit 19 Toll Plaza in Wells, there will be a restriction for wide loads (over 10’ wide) on the Maine Turnpike as follows: Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide intending to travel Northbound will not be permitted to enter the Maine Turnpike at the Wells Toll (Exit 19).  This restriction will remain in place until further notice. 
46 Toll Portland Due to toll system improvements at the Exit 46/Jetport West (Southbound) Toll located 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 Jetport West (Exit 46 Southbound) Toll.  This restriction 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. 
 
Due to toll system improvements at the Exit 48 Toll Plaza 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 Portland/Westbrook (Exit 48) Toll.  This restriction will remain in place until further notice.
48 – 63 Portland – Gray Due to bridge construction at mile 50 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 traveling Northbound on the Maine Turnpike must exit at or before Exit 48 (Portland) and may re-enter for northbound travel at Exit 63 (Gray).  This restriction will remain in place until further notice.  (This restriction abuts/overlaps with the restriction already in place from Exit 53-63.)
52 – 47 Falmouth – Portland Due to bridge construction at mile 50 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 traveling Southbound on the Maine Turnpike must exit at or before Exit 52 (Falmouth) and may re-enter for southbound travel at Exit 47 (Portland).  This restriction will remain in place until further notice.
53 - 63 Falmouth - Gray Due to road construction between mile 57 and 59 northbound, there will be a restriction for wide loads (over 10’ wide) on the Maine Turnpike as follows:  Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide traveling Northbound on the Maine Turnpike must exit at or before Exit 53 (West Falmouth) and may re-enter for northbound travel at Exit 63 (Gray).  This restriction will remain in place until further notice.
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
5 York 10/19 – 10/20 North and southbound double lane closure from 10 pm to 5 am for bridge maintenance operations.
50 – 51 Portland 10/20 – 10/23 North and southbound lane closures from 8 am to 3 pm; and 6 pm to 9 pm daily for bridge construction on the Forest Ave Bridge.
55 - 57 Falmouth 10/20 – 10/24 North and southbound lane closures from 9 am to 5 pm for bridge construction.
62.9 Gray 10/20 – 10/24 Southbound lane closure from 9 am to 4 pm for bridge maintenance operations at the Center Road Bridge.
84 Sabattus 10/20 – 10/22 North and southbound lane closure from 6 am to 4 pm for culvert repairs.
84 Sabattus 10/23 – 10/24 Southbound lane closure from 7:30 am to 3 pm for road maintenance operations.
101 West Gardiner 10/20 – 10/24 Southbound lane closure from 6 am to 4 pm for bridge work on the Route 126 Bridge.
103 – 106 West Gardiner – Farmingdale 10/22 – 10/24 North and southbound lane closures from 7 am to 6 pm for pavement rehabilitation.
106.9 Hallowell 10/20 – 10/24 North and southbound lane closures from 9 am to 5 pm for bridge work on the Litchfield Road Bridge.
107 Hallowell 10/20 – 10/24 Southbound lane closure from 7 am to 3 pm for road maintenance operations.

 
Monday, October 20, 2014

Mile Marker City/Town Closure Details
93 – 91 Litchfield Southbound lane closure from 7:30 am to 3 pm for road maintenance operations.
103 West Gardiner Lane closure for striping on the Exit 103 NB entering ramp from 9 am to 3 pm

 
Thursday, October 23, 2014

Mile Marker City/Town Closure Details
91 Litchfield North and southbound lane closures from 8 am to 3:30 pm for road maintenance operations.

 


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