For immediate release: August 12, 2013
Contact: Betsy Feldstein, (518) 471-5300
GARDEN STATE PARKWAY RAMP TO THRUWAY SOUTHBOUND
WILL CLOSE FOR REPAIRS
Detour Route will be Posted
The Garden State Parkway ramp to the New York Thruway (I-87) southbound will be closed for required maintenance work from 11 p.m. Tuesday, August 13 through 5 a.m. Wednesday, August 14, the New York State Thruway Authority announced.
The posted detour route will take motorists from the Garden State Parkway to the Thruway (I-87) southbound via the Old Nyack Turnpike. Motorists may experience delays in the area as a result of the closure.
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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