News Release for April 5, 2012

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


Westbrook Bridge Utility Work Begins Friday, April 6th

Westbrook – Underground utility work will begin on Friday, April 6th at 8:00pm on the Cumberland Street Bridge in Westbrook. Long delays are expected through the area. There will be lane closures at night and traffic shifts during the daytime hours, so drivers should consider traveling the mandatory truck detour route beginning and ending at the intersections of Bridge Street and Cumberland Street, as well as Warren Avenue and Main Street. (Route 25). This alternate route will be in effect until the completion of the bridge construction, scheduled for November of 2013.

Variable message boards will help remind motorists ahead of the project, as well as help guide them through the construction area.