STATEWIDE — The Maine Department of Transportation will begin work on a 13-mile-long stretch of Interstate 95 on Monday.
According to a news release, the construction will occur in Palmyra, Etna, Newport, Plymouth, and Carmel between Exits 157 and 170.
The project will involve paving, bridge, and guardrail work on both the northbound and southbound sides of the interstate.
Drivers should expect single-lane traffic between May 3 and June 25, state transportation officials said. The work will take place seven days a week, 24 hours a day.
After June 25, overnight lane closures may occur from Sunday evenings through Saturday mornings until the work is complete.
The MDOT anticipates the construction will be completed by the end of June.
Over-width vehicles will be prohibited from traveling between Exits 157 and 159, both northbound and southbound, during construction.
A detour route will be posted.