FORMAL PUBLIC MEETING TO DISCUSS
THE FUTURE REPLACEMENT OF THE
BRIDGE STREET & MAINE AVENUE BRIDGES
Wednesday August 2, 2017, 6:00P.M.
GARDINER AREA HIGH SCHOOL PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
40 WEST HILL ROAD
Meeting Purpose: to inform the public of the recommended designs for the replacement of the Bridge Street and Maine Avenue Bridges over the Cobbosseecontee Stream in downtown Gardiner, as well as to receive comments and answer questions from the public. The intersection improvements at Bridge Street/Water Street/Brunswick Avenue and Water Street/Maine Avenue/Church Street will also be discussed, along with the extension of the Kennebec River Rail Trail adjacent to Maine Avenue and Arcade.
- An upfront list of the major questions and areas of concern of the public
- A presentation of the recommendations for the design and construction process for the replacement of the Bridge Street and Maine Avenue bridges and the two intersections
- A list of the public’s detailed questions and comments and of the answers from the team
6:00 Meeting introduction (welcome from the BAC)(introduce BAC members present, MaineDOT staff and Stantec staff)
6:10 What are the key questions and concerns of the members of the public that tonight’s presentation should address?
6:20 Project Summary (project site, need, goals, schedule)
6:30 Bridge Street Bridge and Bridge St. and Water St. Intersection
6:50 Public questions and comments
7:05 Maine Ave Bridge, Multi-use Trail Interface & Maine Ave and Water St. Intersection
7:20 Public questions and comments
Ending when the public questions and comments have been taken.