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Maine Turnpike Construction Advisories

Weekly Construction Advisories

The Weekly Construction Advisories are intended to provide general information about scheduled construction projects for the upcoming week. This schedule of lane closures may change due to weather conditions or other unanticipated events. For daily and more immediate traffic information, please call our toll free, highway advisory line at 1-800-675-PIKE. Immediate traffic information is now available on this Web Site. If you see a flashing "Traffic Alert", click on it immediately for urgent travel information.

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Week of July 17, 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 07/18 – 07/21 Northbound lane closure from 6 am to 4:30 pm for guard rail repairs.
42 – 43 Scarborough 07/17 – 07/21 North and Southbound lane closure from 8 pm to 5 am for bridge work on the Two Rod Road Bridge.
54 – 64 Falmouth – Gray 07/17 – 07/21 North and southbound lane closures from 7 pm to 7 am for pavement rehabilitation. 
67 New Gloucester 7/19 – 7/21 Southbound toll lane 2 and Northbound toll lane 9 will be closed from Tuesday 7/19 at 5 am to Thursday 7/20 at 6 am for toll maintenance.  Southbound toll lane 3 will be closed from Wednesday 7/20 at 6 am to Thursday 7/21 at 7 am for toll maintenance.
78 – 85 Lewiston – Sabattus 07/18 – 07/20 North and southbound lane closures from 6:30 am to 4 pm for bridge maintenance operations.
95 Litchfield 07/18 – 7/22 North and southbound lane closure from 6:30 am to 5 pm for bridge work.
96 - 99 Litchfield 07/18 – 07/21 Northbound lane closure from 6:30 am to 4 pm for culvert work.
99 – 101 West Gardiner 07/18 – 07/21 Trooper assisted traffic stops of up to 25 minutes in duration are scheduled between the hours of 10 PM and 5 AM for overhead sign installation for the West Gardiner Toll.  Northbound work is scheduled for 7/18 and 7/19, and Southbound work is scheduled for 7/21 and 7/22. 
106 Farmingdale 07/18 – 07/22 North and Southbound lane closure from 3 am to 8 am for bridge construction.
 
 
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 12’ wide will not be permitted to ENTER the Maine Turnpike at the South Portland Toll/Exit 45 to travel southbound.  Vehicles exiting the Turnpike or entering for northbound travel will not be impacted.
Exit 52/Falmouth Spur Falmouth Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide will not be permitted to travel Eastbound on the Falmouth Spur between the Turnpike mainline at Exit 52 and Route 1 in Falmouth.    Westbound traffic will not be restricted.
Vehicles and loads over 10’ wide will not be to EXIT the Maine Turnpike at Exit 52/Falmouth, and will not be permitted to pass through the Exit 52 Toll in order to exit the Turnpike.   Wide loads entering the Turnpike via Exit 52 will not be restricted.
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).
53 - 63 Falmouth - Gray 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).
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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