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Traffic Stops on I-87 Southbound
Night Work on New Traffic Pattern in Orange County
TUXEDO - Motorists on the Thruway (I-87) southbound in Orange County may encounter temporary lane closures on the night of Wednesday August 29, during a nighttime traffic shift, the New York State Thruway Authority announced.
The new traffic pattern will be established between Exit 16 (Harriman) and Exit 15A (Sloatsburg, Suffern) between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m.
The traffic shift will necessitate multiple traffic stops. The traffic stops are scheduled to last no more than 20 minutes each.
Electronic signboards will update motorists about expected delays.
The Thruway Authority appreciates motorists’ patience during this scheduled event.