For immediate release: October 18, 2013
Contact: Colin Brennan (518) 471-5300
TEMPORARY CLOSURE ON SOUTHBOUND THRUWAY (I-87/I-287) EXIT 11
ON-RAMP—SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20, 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Motorists are advised that the exit 11 ramp from NY Route 59 to the southbound New York State Thruway will be closed between the hours of 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. on Sunday, October 20 for a special event.
Motorists in the area who wish to access the southbound Thruway should enter at the intersection of South Broadway and Cornelison Avenue in South Nyack.
Electronic signboards and the Highway Advisory Radio (530 AM) will update motorists about delays, should they occur.
The Thruway Authority appreciates motorists’ patience during this special event.
Thruway travelers are encouraged to visit www.Thruway.ny.gov for real-time traffic updates.
Motorists can also sign up for TRANSAlert emails regarding thruway traffic conditions at http://www.thruway.ny.gov/tas/index.shtml or follow @ThruwayTraffic on Twitter.
To see an interactive map including Google traffic conditions for the Thruway and other roadways in New York State and beyond, go to: http://www.thruway.ny.gov/travelers/map/index.html?layer=traffic.