Senator Garrett Mason Announces Local Projects Included in Maine DOT Work Plan

Contact:
Krysta West
Communications Director
Senate Republican Office
(207) 287-1505
krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Augusta – Senator Garrett Mason (R-Androscoggin) has announced the local transportation projects included in the Maine Department of Transportation Work Plan for Calendar Years 2018, 2019 and 2020. The estimated value of work in the plan totals more than $2.3 billion and encompasses 2,262 projects across the state.

The Work Plan includes more than $1.4 billion in highway, bridge and multimodal capital work, more than $1.1 billion in highway and bridge projects and more than $296 million in multimodal capital projects.

Among the projects scheduled in Senate District 22 include highway reconstruction along Route 125 in Lisbon, safety improvements to Route 9 in Lisbon and highway paving and improvements along Route  4 in Turner.

“Maintaining our infrastructure is one of the most important functions of state government,” Sen. Mason said. “I would like to thank the Department of Transportation for prioritizing these projects that are vital to our safety and our economic success in Androscoggin County.”

The full work plan, including an interactive plan that is searchable by municipality, can be accessed on the Maine Department of Transportation’s website at: http://www.maine.gov/mdot.

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