For immediate release: May 14, 2013
Contact: Colin Brennan (518) 471-5300
SHEPPS CORNER ROAD BRIDGE OVER THE NEW YORK STATE THRUWAY REDUCED TO ONE LANE
The New York State Thruway Authority has announced that the Shepps Corner Road (County Road 54) bridge in Manlius that crosses over the Thruway (I-90) at mile marker 274.48 will be reduced to one lane beginning at 3 p.m. on May 14 for maintenance repairs.
This work will not impact traffic on the Thruway itself.
Temporary traffic signals will be used to guide traffic over the bridge while work is being completed.
These repairs are expected to be completed on May 19 at which time, the bridge will be fully re-opened to traffic.
The Thruway Authority appreciates motorists’ patience during these repairs and reminds them to always use caution while traveling through work zones.
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