News Release for September 8, 2016

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


Bridge Joint Repair to Begin on I-95 Overpass in Benton

Benton – Crews will be replacing a bridge joint on the River Road Overpass on Interstate 95 northbound in Benton beginning on Monday, September 12th. The location is mile marker 134.

During the week of September 12th, the driving lane will be closed from the Western Avenue Bridge to 1000ft. past the River Road Overpass. During the week of September 19th, the passing lane will be closed in the same location.

Motorists may experience slight delays.

Wide loads over 12ft. are prohibited from this work zone and will be required to exit on either Exit 132 Western Avenue (Route 139) or Exit 133 Skowhegan Road (Route 201).

It is anticipated all work will be completed by the end of the day on Friday, September 23rd.