Work is ramping up on the Bar Harbor Route 3 Corridor. Here is the work plan for the week ending Saturday, April 14th. Motorists should be aware that Eden Street will be closed from West Street to Mount Desert Street beginning April 14th until April 22nd!

Here's what is planned for the week ending April 14th. Work is weather dependent. .

The contractor will be working in the areas stated below for the week:

  • Working on water system from West Street to Cottage Street
  • Working on the sewer system from Crooked Road to Breakneck Road
  • Utilities will be working in between the Crooked Road and the Acadia National Park entrance

As always, you are asked to be mindful of the construction workers and to follow the direction of the flaggers.

Representative from the Maine Department of Transportation will be hosting an open house regarding the Bar Harbor Route 3 Corridor Improvements on Monday, April 9th from the Bar Harbor Town Office from 3 to 6 PM. This is the rescheduled date from the original meeting that was snowed out.

MDOT representatives as well as the current contractor, Sargent Construction will be available to discuss the project, including the accomplishments in 2017, and what is planned for 2018 including a new detour route.

Questions or concerns may be addressed to the Maine DOT Project Manager Rhobe Moulton at or Emory Lovely at

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