News Release for December 1, 2010

For more Information:
Paul Merrill, Public Information Officer - 207-624-3355 or 207-215-9297
Stephanie D. Clark, MaineDOT Bureau of Transportation Systems Planning - 624-3262


MaineDOT To Host Informational Open House concerning Route 1 improvements

On Wednesday, December 8, The Maine Department of Transportation is hosting an Open House to discuss possible transportation improvements to Route 1 in Warren.

The Open House is scheduled to begin at 5:30 at the Warren Community School on Eastern Road in Warren. There will be a short presentation to begin the event, but the remainder of the open house will be informal discussion and review of project area.

Discussion will focus on ways to improve Route 1 from a half mile south of the intersection of Sandy Shores Road to Cushing Road in Warren. The open house is open to all and MaineDOT is encouraging residents, business owners, community leaders, local officials, neighborhood groups and commuters to attend the meeting. Public input will be a key component of any transportation solution designed to enhance the use or safety of the corridor.

For more information concerning the open house or concerning this segment of the Route 1 corridor, please contact Stephanie D. Clark at MaineDOT by calling 624-3262 or emailing