For immediate release: February 12, 2013
Contact: Betsy Feldstein, (518) 471-5300
FUEL SERVICES TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED AT IROQUOIS TRAVEL PLAZA ON I-90
TUE., FEB. 12, 1 P.M.
Restaurant and Restroom Services will not be Interrupted
Fuel services will be temporarily suspended at the Iroquois Travel Plaza on the New York State Thruway (I-90) westbound beginning at 1 p.m. today, Tuesday, February 12, the Thruway Authority announced. Fuel services are expected to be restored later in the day after required testing of the fuel services system.
Restaurant and restroom facilities will continue to operate at the Iroquois Travel Plaza during the fuel service suspension.
The Iroquois Travel Plaza is located on I-90 westbound between Exits 29 (Canajoharie) and Exit 29A (Little Falls).
Westbound travelers in need of fuel are advised to stop at the Pattersonville Travel Plaza between Exit 26 (Schenectady) and Exit 27 (Amsterdam). The Pattersonville Travel Plaza is located about 42 miles east of the Iroquois Travel Plaza.
Westbound motorists also will find fuel services at the Schuyler Travel Plaza between Exit 30 (Herkimer, Mohawk) and Exit 31 (Utica). The Schuyler Travel Plaza is located about 17 miles beyond the Iroquois Travel Plaza.
The Thruway Authority appreciates motorists’ patience during this routine testing of the fuel services system.
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