News Release for December 9, 2011

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


Update on Emergency Bridge Repair Affecting Brunswick/Topsham

Brunswick/Topsham- Emergency repairs are currently under way on the Frank J. Wood Bridge that connects Brunswick and Topsham. MaineDOT crews are on the scene repairing a failed joint on the Brunswick abutment. Traffic flow is as follows:

-Topsham to Brunswick CAN cross the bridge;

-Brunswick to Topsham is closed;

-Brunswick to Topsham traffic is being detoured on Route 1 and Route 196.

Message boards are guiding motorists through the area.

Repairs on the bridge are expected to be completed no later than Saturday morning.