News Release for August 19, 2011

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


McBurnie Road In Presque Isle To Close For Two Weeks

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine – MaineDOT crews must close the McBurnie Road in Presque Isle in order to replace a deteriorating culvert.

Starting Monday, August 22, the McBurnie Road will be closed for 12 days, and is scheduled to reopen on Friday, September 2. During that time, the road will be closed to through traffic. The culvert is located approximately 1.7 miles north of the intersection of Route 164 with the McBurnie Road.

While the McBurnie Road is closed, motorists will be directed to a signed detour that uses Route 164, Route 1 and the Doyle Road.