For immediate release: November 6, 2012
Contact: Office of Public Affairs, (518) 436-2983
Fuel Services Temporarily Suspended at Oneida Travel Plaza
on I-90 – Wed., Nov. 7, 9 a.m.
Restaurant and Restroom Services Will Not Be Interrupted
ONEIDA – Fuel services will be temporarily suspended at the Oneida Travel Plaza on I-90 eastbound beginning at 9 a.m. Wednesday, November 7, the New York State Thruway Authority announced. Following required routine fuel line testing, fuel services are expected to be restored later in the afternoon that same day.
Restaurant and restroom facilities will continue to operate at Oneida Travel Plaza during the fuel service suspension.
The Oneida Travel Plaza is located eastbound on I-90 between Exit 33 (Verona, Rome) and Exit 32 (Westmoreland, Rome).
Eastbound motorists in need of fuel are advised to use the Port Byron Travel Plaza located 64 miles west of the Oneida Travel Plaza, between Exit 41 (Waterloo, Clyde) and Exit 40 (Weedsport, Auburn).
Eastbound motorists also will find fuel services at the Indian Castle Travel Plaza located 34 miles east of the Oneida Travel Plaza between Exit 29A (Little Falls) and Exit 29 (Canajoharie).
The Thruway Authority appreciates motorists’ patience during this routine fuel line testing.
To receive TRANSalert emails with information on Thruway traffic incidents and other timely information, go to: http://www.thruway.ny.gov/tas/index.shtml .
To see real-time webcam views of the Thruway, go to:
To see an interactive map including Google traffic conditions for the Thruway and other roadways in New York State and beyond, go to: http://www.thruway.ny.gov/travelers/map/index.html?layer=traffic