Otisfield Culvert Replacement Necessitates Detour

Otisfield – Due to a Maine Department of Transportation culvert replacement project, a portion of Route 121 in Otisfield will be closed to all through traffic on Tuesday, August 21st beginning at 6 a.m.

The closure will be approximately 1/4 mile north of the junction with Bell Hill Rd, which is approximately 7 miles north of the junction with Poland Spring Road (Route 11) in Casco and 7 miles south of the junction with King Street in Oxford.

Motorists will need to be detoured for this project.  The signed detour route will utilize Poland Spring Road and Bakerstown Road (Route 11), Megquier Hill Road in Poland, and King Street in Oxford.  The detour length from one end of the work zone to the other is 28 miles.  For thru travelers from Casco to Oxford, or vice versa, it is 14 miles.

It is anticipated all work will be completed by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 21.