For Immediate Release: 11/14/2016
Contact: Emma Lasch | Office (518) 471-5300 | Cell (518) 530-9364
MEDIA ADVISORY: THRUWAY AUTHORITY AND STATE POLICE TROOP T ANNOUNCE TRAFFIC SAFETY INITIATIVE AT SERVICE AREAS ALONG THE THRUWAY (I-87 AND I-90)
The New York State Thruway Authority and New York State Police Troop T will host a traffic safety initiative at service areas along I-87 and I-90 the week of Monday, November 14, 2016.
At the below referenced locations, Thruway staff, State Troopers and tow truck operators will be available for on-camera interviews to discuss this important initiative.
Monday, November 14, 2016
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Plattekill Service Area
Milepost 65 between exits 17 (Newburgh) and 18 (New Paltz)
Pattersonville Service Area
Milepost 168 between exits 26 (Schenectady) and 27 (Amsterdam)
Dewitt Service Area
Milepost 280 between exits 36 (Syracuse I-81) and 35 (Syracuse)
Clarence Service Area
Milepost 412 between exits 48A (Pembroke) and 49 (Depew)
Motorists can sign up for TRANSAlert emails regarding Thruway traffic conditions at https://wwwapps.thruway.ny.gov/tas/.
Thruway travelers are encouraged to visit www.thruway.ny.gov for real-time traffic updates.
To see an interactive map including Google traffic conditions for the Thruway and other roadways in New York State and beyond, go to:
Thruway Highway Advisory Radio (HAR) stations broadcast traffic advisories, road conditions, and safety tips 24-hours-a-day. HAR frequencies can be found at http://www.thruway.ny.gov/travelers/har/index.html