News Release for January 18, 2011

For more Information:
Paul Merrill, Public Information Officer - 207-624-3355 or 207-215-9297


MaineDOT postpones and reschedules public hearing for Exit 113

The Maine Department of Transportation has postponed tonight’s Augusta Exit 113 public hearing and rescheduled the hearing for Monday, January 24 at 6:00 at the Augusta City Center Lecture Hall.

At the public hearing, representatives of the Maine Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration will be available to explain the Exit 113 Proposed Alternative which will provide improved east – west access from Route 3 to Route 27. The representatives will also listen to concerns, receive comments, and answer questions relative to the Environmental Assessment.

Anyone with an interest in the project is invited to attend and participate in the hearing. All comments received during the hearing and written comments submitted and received by February 7, 2011, will be evaluated in developing the decision document.