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Week of September 25, 2016


 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.
Weeklong Activities

Mile Marker City/Town Dates Closure Details
0 – 44 Kittery – Scarborough 9/26 – 9/30 North and southbound lane closures from 6 am to 4:30 pm for guard rail repairs and road maintenance operations.
35 – 37 Saco 9/25 – 9/26 North and southbound lane closure from 6 pm to 5 am for snow fence installation on the Exit 36 Overpass.
43 - 47


42
Scarborough 9/26 – 9/30
 
 
 
9/29
North and southbound lane closures from 7 pm to 6 am for snow fence installations on the Exit 44 overpass, Cummings Road overpass, and Running Hill Road overpass.
 
The Exit 42 southbound entering and departing ramps will be closed between the hours of 9 pm and 5 am for snow fence installation on the Exit 42 overpass.
45 South Portland 9/25 – 9/29 Due to emergency bridge repairs, the following ramp closures are scheduled between the hours of 9:30 pm and 6 am:
9/25 – The Exit 45 southbound entering ramp
9/26 – The Exit 45 southbound departing and entering ramps
9/27 – The Exit 45 southbound departing and entering ramps
 
There will be a southbound lane closure from 6:30 pm to 6 am at mile 45 nightly.
51 - 53 Falmouth 09/25 – 10/1
 
North and southbound lane closures are scheduled from 6 pm to 2 pm, and 9 am to 6 am for bridge construction throughout the week.
54 – 62 Falmouth – Gray 9/26 – 9/30 North and southbound lane closures from 6 am to 6 pm daily for pavement rehabilitation.
95 Litchfield 09/26 – 9/30
 
North and southbound lane closures are scheduled from 6 am to 6 pm for bridge construction.
98 Litchfield 09/28 – 09/29 Northbound lane closure is scheduled from 6 am to 6 pm for work on the West Gardiner Barrier Toll Plaza.
106 Farmingdale 09/26 – 9/29 North and southbound lane closures from 6 am to 3 pm for bridge construction.
 
 
 
Daily Activities
Mile Marker City/Town Dates Closure Details
54 Falmouth 09/26/2016 Southbound lane closure from 9 am to 2 pm for variable message board maintenance.
41 - 49 Scarborough - Portland 09/28/2016 North and southbound lane closures from 7 am to 3 pm for sign installations.
 
Ongoing Activities, until further notice:
Mile Marker City/Town Closure Details
Exit 32 Biddeford Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide will not be permitted to ENTER the Maine Turnpike at the Biddeford Toll/Exit 32.  (Vehicles exiting the Turnpike will not be impacted).
Exit 36 Saco Vehicles and loads over 10’wide will not be permitted to EXIT the Maine Turnpike at the Saco Toll/Exit 36.  (Vehicles entering the Turnpike will not be impacted).
Exit 45 South Portland Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide will not be permitted to ENTER for southbound travel OR EXIT the Maine Turnpike at the South Portland Toll/Exit 45 southbound.  Vehicles traveling northbound will not be impacted.  This is a modification to this restriction that begins on 9/12.
Exit 46 East Portland Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide will not be permitted to ENTER the Maine Turnpike at the
Jetport East/Exit 46 East Toll for northbound travel. Vehicles exiting the Turnpike on the northbound side will not be impacted.
Exit 53 Falmouth Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide will not be permitted to ENTER the Maine Turnpike at the West Falmouth Toll/Exit 53. (Vehicles exiting the Turnpike will not be impacted).
63 – 48 Gray – Portland Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide traveling Southbound on the Maine Turnpike must exit at or before Exit 63 (Gray) and may re-enter for southbound travel at Exit 48 (Portland). This restriction will remain in place until further notice. Northbound vehicles will not be restricted at this time.
79 – 81 Lewiston North and southbound traffic is reduced to a single lane due to interchange construction at Exit 80. 
80 Lewiston Vehicles and loads over 13’ wide traveling Northbound on the Maine Turnpike must exit at Exit 80 in Lewiston and may re-enter for northbound travel on the Exit 80 Northbound entering ramp.
99 – 100 West Gardiner Due to construction at the West Gardiner Barrier Toll located at mile 100, a north and southbound lane closure will be in place until further notice.
100 Toll West Gardiner Due to construction at the West Gardiner Barrier Toll located at mile 100, lanes 3, 4, 5 and 6 will be closed until further notice.

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