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Weekly Construction Advisories

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Week of January 10, 2021


Weekly and Daily Activities
Mile Marker City/Town Dates Closure Details
0 Kittery 1/11 – 1/14 Northbound lane closures from 5:30 AM on Monday 1/11 until 6 PM on Thursday 1/15 for construction on the Piscataqua River Bridge.
0 Kittery 1/11 – 1/15 Southbound left lane closure from 5:30 AM on Monday 1/11 until 6 PM on Wednesday 1/15 for construction on the Piscataqua River Bridge.
7.5 York 1/11 – 1/15 Northbound lane closures from 6 AM to 5 PM for construction on York Toll. Speed limit reduced to 60 MPH.
9 York 1/11 – 1/15 Southbound lane closures from 6 AM to 5 PM for construction on York Toll. Speed limit reduced to 60 MPH.
Exit 45 South Portland 1/13 Trooper assisted traffic stops of up to 20 minutes in duration, in the area of Exit 45 toll and the 703 spur for a wire crossing between the hours of 10 PM and 2 AM. Rain date: 1/14
45 – 46 South Portland – Portland 1/11 – 1/15 Trooper assisted traffic stops of up to 10 minutes in duration, north and southbound at mile 45, for blasting operations between the hours of 10 AM and 1 PM.
72 New Gloucester 1/11 Southbound right lane closure from 7 AM to 3:30 PM for guardrail repair. Speed limit reduced to 60 MPH.
75 Auburn 1/12 – 1/15 Northbound right lane closure from 7 AM to 3:30 PM for sign removal. Speed limit reduced to 60 MPH.
83.5 Lewiston 1/12 – 1/15 Southbound right lane closure from 7 AM to 3:30 PM for sign removal. Speed limit reduced to 60 MPH.
Exit 103 West Gardiner 1/11 – 1/15 Sporadic northbound on ramp closures at Exit 103 from 7 AM to 4 PM for construction on the Exit 103 interchange. Speed limit reduced to 35 MPH.
Exit 103 West Gardiner 1/11 – 1/15 Sporadic southbound off ramp closures at Exit 103 from 7 AM to 4 PM for construction on the Exit 103 interchange. Speed limit reduced to 30 MPH.
I-295
MM 51
West Gardiner 1/11 – 1/15 Sporadic northbound right lane closure from 7 AM to 4 PM before the toll booth for construction on the Exit 103 interchange.
1-295
MM 51
West Gardiner 1/11 – 1/15 Sporadic southbound right lane closure from 7 AM to 4 PM for construction on the Exit 103 interchange. Speed limit reduced to 50 MPH.
 
Long Term Projects
 
Mile Marker City/Town Closure Details
0.7 Kittery Beginning June 18, 2019 The Exit 1 southbound entering ramp in Kittery will be closed due to construction on the Piscataqua River Bridge.
0.7 Kittery Beginning October 24, 2019 The Exit 1 northbound off ramp in Kittery will be closed due to construction on the Piscataqua River Bridge.
44 South Portland Exit 44 nortbound off-ramp reduced to 1 lane for road construction.  Speed limit reduced to 50 MPH.
Exit 45 South Portland Overlimit Restriction: Vehicles and loads over 12’ wide will not be permitted to EXIT the Maine Turnpike at Exit 45 southbound.
49 Portland North and southbound lane shift at mile 49 until further notice for construction on the Warren Avenue Bridge.
67 New Gloucester Beginning on September 8, 2020, the northbound Open Road Tolling lane at the New Gloucester Barrier Toll will be closed until further notice for upgrade work.
67 New Gloucester Beginning on September 9, 2020, the southbound Open Road Tolling lane at the New Gloucester Barrier Toll will be closed until further notice for upgrade work.