For Immediate Release: May 21, 2012
I-87 Exit 7A Ramp Closing Tuesday and Wednesday, May 22-23
Motorists Should Follow Alternate Routes
Motorists on the Thruway (I-87) are advised that the southbound I-87 Exit 7A ramp to the Saw Mill River Parkway – Taconic State Parkway will be closed for maintenance work, the New York State Thruway Authority announced.
The closure will take place between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Tuesday, May 22, and again during the same time on Wednesday, May 23, 2012, weather permitting.
Southbound motorists are advised to follow one of the posted detours:
- Continue on I-87 southbound to Exit 4 (Cross County Parkway). Take Cross County Parkway West to Saw Mill River Parkway.
- Take I-87 southbound to Exit 8A (Elmsford, NY Route 119); bear right to Route 119 and make left on Undercliff Avenue to Saw Mill River Parkway.
- Westbound I-287 motorists traveling southbound on I-87 may exit at Exit 1 on I-287, Tarrytown Road (NY Route 119); left at light to Route 119, make left on Undercliff Avenue to Saw Mill River Parkway.
Electronic signboards will update motorists about expected delays.
The Thruway Authority appreciates motorists’ patience during this scheduled work.