For immediate Release: Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Contact: Office of Public Affairs, (518) 436-2983
Overnight Detour Slated on Garden State Parkway Ramp
To Thruway Southbound, Wednesday, October 10
SPRING VALLEY - Portions of the ramp from northbound Garden State Parkway Extension to I-87 southbound will be closed for bridge repairs beginning at 11:59 p.m., Wednesday, October 10 through 5 a.m. Thursday, October 11, the New York State Thruway Authority announced.
Motorists may experience delays in the area as a result of the closure. A detour route will take motorists from the Garden State Parkway northbound ramp to Old Nyack Turnpike, and back onto I-87 southbound. Detour signs will be posted to guide motorists around the closure.
Electronic message signs and Highway Advisory Radio (530 AM) will be activated to advise motorists of closures and delays.
The Thruway Authority appreciates motorists’ patience during this required bridge repair.
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