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Weekly Construction Advisories

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Week of October 26, 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 North or Southbound 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 – 52 Portland – Falmouth 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 52 (Falmouth).  This restriction will remain in place until further notice.
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.
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
50 – 51 Portland 10/27 – 10/30 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.
54 - 57 Falmouth 10/27 – 10/31 North and southbound lane closures from 9 am to 5 pm for bridge construction on the Piscataqua River Bridge.
59 Gray 10/28 – 10/31 Northbound lane closure from 6 am to 3 pm for bridge construction on the Dutton Hill Road Bridge.
62.9 Gray 10/27 – 10/31 North and southbound lane closures from 6 am to 4 pm for bridge maintenance operations at the Center Road Bridge.
76 – 87 Auburn – Sabattus 10/27 – 10/30 North and southbound rolling lane closures from 7:30 am to 3 pm for shoulder repairs.
84 Sabattus 10/27 – 10/31 North and southbound lane closures from 6 am to 4 pm for bridge construction on the Lisbon Road Bridge.
101 West Gardiner 10/27 – 10/31 North and southbound lane closures from 6 am to 4 pm for bridge construction on the Route 126 Bridge.
102 – 109 West Gardiner – Augusta 10/27 – 10/31 North and southbound lane closures from 7 am to 6 pm for pavement rehabilitation.
106 - 103 Hallowell – West Gardiner 10/27 – 10/31 Southbound lane closure from 7 am to 3 pm for road maintenance operations.
106.9 Hallowell 10/27 – 10/31 North and southbound lane closures from 6:30 am to 5 pm for bridge construction on the Litchfield Road Bridge.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 28, 2014
Mile Marker City/Town Closure Details
45 – 53 South Portland – Falmouth North and southbound rolling lane closures for line striping between the hours of 10 am and 3 pm.

 


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