For immediate release: April 15, 2013
Contact: Colin Brennan, (518) 471-5300
NEW ENGLAND THRUWAY EXIT 11 OFF-RAMP
TO CLOSE OVERNIGHT MONDAY, APRIL 15
Project part of Governor Cuomo's Driver's First Initiative
to minimize traffic disruptions
The New England Thruway (I-95) northbound Exit 11 (Bartow Avenue - Co-op City Blvd) off-ramp and adjacent lane will be closed for required maintenance work from 11 p.m. Monday, Apri1 15 until 5:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 16, the New York State Thruway Authority announced.
In keeping with the requirements of the Governor’s Driver’s First Initiative, which prioritizes the convenience of motorists and ensures that disruptions are as minimal as possible for drivers at highway and bridge projects across the state, work will take place overnight from 11 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. Motorists are advised to follow posted detour routes and electronic signboards will provide updates. In case of inclement weather, the work may be postponed.
The Thruway Authority appreciates motorists’ patience during this scheduled maintenance work.
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