Beginning Sunday, August 17, 2014 the MEDOT will begin construction on the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Bridge between Auburn and Lewiston. The project involves milling the existing pavement and installing new asphalt shim and surface paving on both the Lewiston and Auburn bound lanes. Milling of the pavement is expected to begin on August 17. During construction, the contractor will be required to allow continuous traffic across the bridge and ramp closures are only allowed from 10:00pm to 6:00am.
The project completion date is October 18, 2014 with paving and striping expected to be completed by September 21, 2014.