For immediate release: October 1, 2012
Contact: Office of Public Affairs, (518) 436-2983
Updated: Monday Oct. 1, Overnight Traffic Stops on I-87 Northbound
Night Work on New Traffic Pattern in Orange County
TUXEDO - Motorists on the Thruway (I-87) northbound in Orange County may encounter temporary lane closures overnight Monday October 1 into Tuesday October 2 during a nighttime traffic shift, the New York State Thruway Authority announced.
The new traffic pattern will be established between Exit 15A (Sloatsburg, Suffern) and Exit 16 (Harriman) between 10:30 p.m., Monday, October 1, and 3 a.m., Tuesday, October 2.
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.
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