For immediate release: July 26, 2013
Contact: Betsy Feldstein, (518) 471-5300
THRUWAY I-87 LANE CLOSURES BETWEEN EXITS 15A AND 16
SATURDAY, JULY 27 THROUGH SUNDAY, JULY 28
Traffic stoppages only during overnight hours Saturday, July 27 and Sunday, July 28
The Thruway (I-87) northbound between Exits 15A (Sloatsburg – Suffern) and Exit 16 (Harriman) will have lane closures or experience periodic traffic stoppages for traffic realignment and striping, the New York State Thruway Authority announced.
Northbound motorists can expect nighttime lane closures from 6 p.m. Saturday, July 27 through 10 a.m. Sunday, July 28. Brief traffic stoppages will also take place from 11 p.m. Saturday, July 27 through 3 a.m. Sunday, July 28. Stops are expected to last no more than 10 minutes each.
In case of inclement weather, the work may be postponed.
Electronic signboards and Highway Advisory Radio (530 AM) will update motorists about expected delays.
The Thruway Authority appreciates motorists' patience during this scheduled work.
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