News Release for May 20, 2013

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


Pavement Replacement in Madawaska

Madawaska – Pavement milling to remove and replace failing hot mix asphalt on Route 1 in Madawaska begins on Monday, May 20th.

This project is located on Route 1 beginning at the intersection of 3rd Street, extending westerly for 1.64 miles, ending approximately 260 ft. before the Madawaska/Frenchville town line.

In addition to the pavement work, crews will be performing under drain repair for the replacement of a collapsed pipe. This work will be located between 5th Avenue and 13th Avenue.

With alternating one-way traffic in place, delays of up to 5 minutes can be expected, with the possibility of multiple lane closures throughout the project.

Weather permitting, it is anticipated all work will be completed by Friday, May 24th.

The contractor for this $636,000 project is Lane Construction Corporation of Cheshire, CT.