For Immediate Release: July 14, 2012 6:20 p.m.
Minor Disruptions to Fuel Service at Plattekill Travel Plaza on I-87
Restaurant and Restroom Services Unaffected
Renovations to the Thruway’s fuel storage and delivery system at the Plattekill Travel Plaza on I-87 northbound will begin at 8 a.m. Monday, July 16, the New York State Thruway Authority announced. During the renovations, there may brief disruptions to the fuel supply.
Renovations are expected to be complete and fuel services fully restored within a few weeks.
Restaurant and restroom services will remain available at the Plattekill Travel Plaza.
The Plattekill Travel Plaza is located on I-87 northbound at milepost 65, between Exit 17 (Newburgh) and Exit 18 (New Paltz).
Electronic message boards will be activated to advise northbound motorists of any disruptions in fuel services.
The Thruway Authority appreciates motorists’ patience during this time.