For Immediate Release: June 22, 2012
Temporary Traffic Stops on I-287 in Westchester County
Night Work Slated to Begin Monday
HARRISON – Motorists on the Cross Westchester Expressway (I-287) eastbound and westbound in Westchester County may encounter temporary lane closures on the nights of Monday, June 25, Tuesday, June 26, Wednesday, June 27, and Thursday, June 28, 2012, during nighttime steel erection, the New York State Thruway Authority announced.
Overnight steel erection will take place between Exit 8W (Bloomingdale Road) and Exit 9A (I-684) on Monday, June 25 through Thursday, June 28 between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. to minimize traffic impacts.
The traffic shift will necessitate multiple traffic stops, scheduled to last about 20 minutes each.
Electronic signboards will update motorists about expected delays.
The Thruway Authority appreciates motorists’ patience during this scheduled event.