For Immediate Release: 12/27/2016
Contact: Office of Media Relations and Communications | (518) 471-5300
MEDIA ADVISORY: THRUWAY AUTHORITY, MOTHERS AGAINST DRUNK DRIVING (MADD) AND STATE POLICE TROOP T HOST 30TH ANNUAL RED RIBBON DWI PREVENTION INITIATIVE
The New York State Thruway Authority, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) and New York State Police Troop T will kick off the 30th annual Red Ribbon DWI Prevention initiative at locations across the Thruway (I-87 and I-90) tomorrow, Wednesday, December 28 at 11 a.m.
At the below referenced locations, Thruway staff, State Troopers and MADD representatives will be available for on-camera interviews to discuss this important cause.
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
I-87 Exit 17 (Newburgh) toll plaza parking lot
I-90 Exit 24 (Albany) toll plaza parking lot
I-90 Exit 39 (Syracuse) toll plaza parking lot
I-90 Exit 55 (Lackawanna) toll plaza parking lot
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