MaineDOT

News Release for December 17, 2013

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

 

Posted Weight Limit for East Benton Bridge

Benton - The East Benton Bridge on Bog Road in Benton has been posted with a maximum weight limit of 3 tons.

All vehicles heavier than 3 tons that require access from one side of Fifteen Mile Stream to the other should use East Benton Road, Benton Road and Route 202 in order to by-pass this bridge.

No width restrictions are involved with this posting.

At this weight limit, vehicles such as school buses, fire trucks, oil delivery trucks and dump trucks will not be able to use this bridge. Cars and light duty pickup trucks will be permitted.

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