News Release for April 23, 2012

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


Bridges Closed Due To Flooding

Augusta – MaineDOT crews have closed 4 bridges and monitor others in various areas of the state as heavy rainfall and flooding may cause erosion.

Bridges that are currently closed include: • The town of Clinton: Baker Street/Hinckley Road Bridge • The town of Clinton: Route 100 Bridge • The town of Kingfield: West Kingfield Road • The town of Washington: Route 105 Farrah Bridge

Areas that are being closely monitored for bridge closures include: • Alfred • Augusta • Clinton • Princeton • Rangeley Plantation

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