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Overnight stoppages near Exit 45 Monday and Tuesday

Maine Turnpike Authority Logo FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 18, 2022
Erin Courtney
CONTACT: Dan Morin (MTA)

Overnight stoppages near Exit 45 Monday and Tuesday

Stoppages of up to 25 minutes at a time for steel removal

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine – On Monday, November 21 and Tuesday, November 22, 2022, overnight stoppages on the Maine Turnpike mainline will occur for the removal of steel on the old Exit 45 bridge. Stoppages are scheduled to occur between the hours of 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM on both nights and will be up to 25 minutes in duration. During the stoppages, mainline traffic with be stopped in both directions near Mile 45. 

Maine Turnpike Authority reminds travelers that scheduling difficult highway work is always weather-dependent and thanks all drivers for their alertness and caution wherever they may travel on the road. For more information on the project, please visit the Exit 45 construction project page of the MTA website.