News Release for October 19, 2012

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


Newport Bridge Joint Repairs

Newport – Crews will be performing joint repairs on the MCRR and Sebasticook bridges on I-95 in Newport beginning Monday, October 22nd.

The MCRR (Maine Central Railroad) bridge repairs will be on I-95 northbound, which crosses over railroad tracks in Newport. The I-95 southbound repairs will be on the bridge that spans the Sebasticook River in Newport. Both repair locations are approximately one-quarter mile in length and will occur Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For both repair locations, only one lane of travel will be accessible during the daytime and overnight hours.

Crews expect to finish all joint repair work by November 20th.