For Immediate Release: March 6, 2012
Temporary Closure of Highway-Speed E-Z Pass at Spring Valley Toll Barrier
Night Work Scheduled For Thursday, March 8
The temporary closure of the Highway-Speed E-Z Pass lanes at the Spring Valley Toll Barrier on I-87/I-287 will be in place from 12 a.m. until 4 a.m., Thursday March 8, the New York State Thruway Authority announced.
Repair work to the Spring Valley Toll Barrier on I-87 northbound at milepost 24.3 will force the closure of all three northbound mainline lanes. All traffic, including passenger and commercial vehicles, will be diverted through the regular toll lanes. Tolls will not be collected from non-commercial passenger vehicles.
All work is weather dependent and subject to change.
Variable Message Signs and Highway Advisory Radio (530 AM) will be activated to advise motorists of the closure.
The Thruway Authority appreciates motorists’ patience while this essential work takes place.