Maine State Route 228

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State Route 228 marker

State Route 228
Route information
Maintained by MaineDOT
Length: 16.93 mi[1] (27.25 km)
Existed: 1939 – present
Major junctions
South end: MA Route 164.svg SR 164 in Washburn
North end: MA Route 161.svg SR 161 in Caribou
Location
Counties: Aroostook
Highway system

State Routes in Maine

SR 227 SR 229

State Route 228 is part of Maine's system of numbered state highways. It runs 16.93 miles (27.25 km) from Washburn to Caribou. It begins at an intersection with State Route 164 in downtown Washburn, and ends at an intersection of State Route 161 in Caribou. The road is also known as Hines Street (in Washburn), Perham Street (in Wade and Perham), Woodland Center Road (in Woodland), and Sweden Street (in Caribou).

228 runs through the communities of Wade, Perham, and Woodland.

SR 228 Truck[edit]


State Route 228 Truck
Location: Washburn
Length: 0.6 mi[2] (1.0 km)
228 Truck Route signage

State Route 228T is part of Maine's system of numbered state highways. It is a 0.6-mile (0.97 km) long truck route that bypasses downtown Washburn. It begins at an intersection with Maine State Route 164 on the West side of downtown Washburn, and ends at an intersection with Maine State Route 228 just North of downtown. The road is also known as Canaan Avenue and Victoria Street. State Route 228T is notable for being the only truck route ever in the Maine State Highway System.

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