For immediate release: September 17, 2012
Contact: Office of Public Affairs, (518) 436-2983
TRAFFIC ADVISORY 11:05 A.M.: Delays Near Exit 18 of I-87
NEW PALTZ -- Motorists traveling northbound on the New York State Thruway (I-87) may experience delays between Exit 16 (Harriman) and Exit 18 (New Paltz) because of scheduled maintenance, the New York State Thruway Authority announced.
Delays also may occur at entrance ramp to the Thruway from the toll plaza at Exit 17 (Newburgh).
The highway work is scheduled to be completed by the afternoon of Monday, September 17.
Motorists familiar with the area may want to consider alternative routes.
The Thruway Authority appreciates motorists’ patience during this incident.
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