Ticonic Bridge Replacement - Lane closures week of June 4

Traffic Notification - week of 5/29/2023
Lane Restriction Notification
Westbound (Winslow to Waterville)
RIGHT lane closures TUESDAY thru FRIDAY 9 am-4pm

Eastbound (Waterville to Winslow)
LEFT lane closures TUESDAY thru FRIDAY 6am-2pm

During these times, traffic will be reduced to a single 11’ lane with 1’ shoulders so loads wider than 12’ need to use alternate routes.

Full bridge closures

June 1st (Thursday) from 7:00 pm until 6:00 am the following morning.

June 4th to June 8th (Sunday-Thursday) from 7:00 pm until 6:00 am the following mornings.

Pedestrians will be able to use the bridge during the closure as the sidewalk will still be open.

Work will also begin at the intersection of Carter Memorial Drive and Augusta Road on June 5th to add a right turning lane onto Carter Memorial Bridge.

Drivers are encouraged to drive cautiously and observe construction signs as work zones may change due to traffic, weather and construction activities. 


The Maine Department of Transportation is replacing the Ticonic Bridge over the Kennebec River. This project consists of the full demolition and replacement of this bridge, to be completed in May of 2027.

Visit our upcoming projects page or the MDOT Project Page for more information.