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For Immediate Release: 07/25/2016

Contact: Sydney Jenkins | sydney.jenkins@thruway.ny.gov
Office of Media Relations and Communications | (518) 471-5300

THRUWAY AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES OVERNIGHT CLOSURE OF SOUTHBOUND EXIT 19 OFF-RAMP TO PLAYLAND PARKWAY ON I-95

Nightly Work Scheduled to Begin Tonight, Monday, July 25, Through Wednesday, July 27 from 11 p.m. until 5:30 a.m.

The Thruway Authority today announced pavement repair work that will require the overnight closure of the exit 19 (Rye) ramp from I-95 (New England Thruway) southbound to Playland Parkway. The work is scheduled to begin tonight, Monday, July 25 at 11 p.m. until 5:30 a.m. and will continue nightly through Wednesday, July 27.

All traffic seeking to exit I-95 (New England Thruway) via exit 19 should follow the posted detour routes.

All work is weather dependent and subject to change.

The Thruway Authority will activate Variable Message Signs (VMS) and Highway Advisory Radio (HAR) 530 AM to advise motorists of the closure.

The Thruway Authority appreciates motorists’ patience while this essential work is completed.

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