Exit ramp resurfacing for I-295 Portland’s Washington Ave begins March 29

Fri, 03/19/2021 - 2:00pm

Story Location:
I-295 Washington Ave
Portland  Maine
United States

PORTLAND — The Maine Department of Transportation will be rehabilitating the southbound I-295 exit ramp at Washington Ave. (Exit 8) in Portland. The off-ramp wearing surface needs to be replaced.

Work is scheduled to begin on March 29. The exit ramp lane will be narrowed to a single lane from March 29 through mid-June. The project is expected to be fully completed by November 5.

This work is not expected to impact traffic on I-295 or Washington Ave.

As a reminder, drivers should use extreme caution while passing work crews.

The contractor on this project is Scott Construction Corporation of Portland. The contract amount is $681,696.