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For immediate release: December 7, 2012
Contact: Office of Public Affairs, (518) 436-2983

Starbucks to Upgrade at Ulster Travel Plaza on Thruway (I-87)
Mon., Dec. 10 – Wed., Dec. 12

SAUGERTIES – Starbucks’ food and beverage service will be temporarily suspended for renovations from December 10 through December 12 at the New York State Thruway Ulster Travel Plaza on I-87 southbound, the Thruway Authority announced.

All other food, beverage, restroom and fuel services will be uninterrupted.

The Ulster Travel Plaza is located on I-87 southbound, between Exit 20 (Saugerties) and Exit 19 (Kingston).

The renovation is part of the upgrade of six Starbucks facilities at Thruway travel plazas.

For information about the facilities and services at the 27 travel plazas along the Thruway, please see the weblink

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