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New York Regional Advisory Message

Coverage area: I-87 Thruway from the NY City Line to Exit 19 (Kingston), Garden State Parkway (GSP) Connector, I-95 New England Thruway and I-287 Cross Westchester Expressway

Message Updated: 8/29/2016 12:02 AM

This is the New York State Thruway Regional Advisory message for the New York area. OK, it's traffic time On I-287 - Cross Westchester Expwy westbound between Broadway - Exit 6 - and White Plains - Exit 5 - Road maintenance work is in progress, The right lane is closed, The center lane is closed until today at about 6:00AM On I-87 - NYS Thruway northbound between Yonkers Toll Barrier and Saw Mill River Parkway - Exit 7A - Road maintenance work is in progress, The left lane is closed until November 15 On I-87 - NYS Thruway northbound between Saw Mill River Parkway - Exit 8 and 8A - and South Nyack - Exit 10 - Road maintenance work is in progress, The left lane is closed, The center lane is closed until today at about 6:00AM With the ongoing construction of the Tappan Zee Bridge, motorists are advised to keep their eyes on the roadway, avoid distractions, and tailgating other vehicles. Views of the new bridge construction can be seen on the New New York Bridge project website and viewing platform in Tarrytown. A long term closure of the I-95 Exit 16 (New Rochelle/North Avenue/Cedar Street) southbound on-ramp will begin Tuesday, December 15, at 10AM, and continue for the duration of the winter season.
Ongoing bridge, and pavement repairs in the vicinity of the Exit 16 southbound on-ramp will force the closure of the ramp, due to the lack of an acceleration lane for entering traffic. All traffic seeking to enter I-95 southbound, will be detoured via Memorial Highway to the Memorial Highway southbound entrance ramp.
All work is weather dependent and subject to change.

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Hudson Valley Regional Advisory Message

Coverage area: I-87 Thruway from Exit 16 (Harriman) to Exit 21A (I-90 East/Massachusetts Turnpike) and I-84

Message Updated: 8/28/2016 11:10 PM

This is the New York State Thruway Regional Advisory message for the Hudson Valley. OK, it's traffic time Currently, there are no traffic reports With the ongoing construction of the Tappan Zee Bridge, motorists are advised to keep their eyes on the roadway, avoid distractions, and tailgating other vehicles. Views of the new bridge construction can be seen on the New New York Bridge project website and viewing platform in Tarrytown.

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Albany Regional Advisory Message

Coverage area: I-87/I-90 Thruway from Exit 18 (New Paltz) to Exit 29A (Little Falls) and I-90 Berkshire Connector

Message Updated: 8/28/2016 11:10 PM

This is the New York State Thruway Regional Advisory message for Albany. OK, it's traffic time On I-90 - Berkshire Connector eastbound between Start of Berkshire Connector at Exit 21A - and I-90 at Exit B1 - Bridge maintenance work is in progress, The left lane is closed until November 18 On I-90 - Berkshire Connector westbound between Taconic Parkway at Exit B2 - and I-90 at Exit B1 - Road maintenance work is in progress, The right shoulder is closed On I-90 - Berkshire Connector westbound between I-90 at Exit B1 - and Start of Berkshire Connector at Exit 21A - Road maintenance work is in progress, The right lane is closed until November 18 And now a rundown of scheduled construction projects on the New York State Thruway in the Albany Division for the week of August 29, 2016:On the Berkshire Connector:Bridge Painting between I-87 Exit 21A, Thruway Mainline and Interchange B1, Hudson/Rensselaer, will have 24-hour, around-the-clock east and westbound left lane closures on the Castleton-on-Hudson Bridge, Monday thru Sunday.
Road Work between the Canaan Toll Barrier and the Massachusetts State Line, will have east and westbound left and right lane closures Monday thru Thursday, from 6AM to 6PM.

Road Work between Interchange B1, Hudson/Rensselaer and Interchange B2, Taconic Parkway, will have east and westbound left and right lane closures Monday thru Thursday, from 7AM to 5PM.Overnight Road Work between Interchange 24, Albany and Interchange 25, Schenectady, will have east and westbound single and double left and right lane closures Monday thru Wednesday, from 6PM to 6AM.Road Work between Interchange 25A, Duanesburg and Interchange 26, Rotterdam, will have a left lane closure on Monday & Tuesday, from 8AM to 2PM.Overnight Road Work between Interchange 26, Rotterdam and Interchange 27, Amsterdam, will have east and westbound right lane closures Monday thru Wednesday, from 6PM to 7AM.Road Work between Interchange 28, Fultonville and Interchange 29, Canajoharie, will have eastbound left and right lane closures Monday thru Thursday, from 7AM to 2PM.
In addition to these projects, motorists can expect to see Thruway Personnel along the entire length of the Thruway performing routine maintenance. Please use caution when traveling through highway construction zones and remember to obey all posted work zone speed limits. For your safety, as well as the safety of our construction and maintenance workers, most of the work zone speed limits will be posted at 55MPH and will be strictly enforced by State Police. Please remember to use caution when entering Toll Plazas and be aware that it is necessary for toll personnel to cross lanes from time to time.

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Utica Regional Advisory Message

Coverage area: I-90 Thruway from Exit 27 (Amsterdam) to Exit 39 (Syracuse/Fulton)

Message Updated: 8/27/2016 12:07 PM

This is the New York State Thruway Regional Advisory message for Utica. OK, it's traffic time Currently, there are no traffic reports

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Syracuse Regional Advisory Message

Coverage area: I-90 Thruway from Exit 29A (Little Falls) to Exit 45 (Rochester/Victor)

Message Updated: 8/28/2016 7:04 PM

This is the New York State Thruway Regional Advisory message for Syracuse. OK, it's traffic time Currently, there are no traffic reports

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Rochester Regional Advisory Message

Coverage area: I-90 Thruway from Exit 39 (Syracuse/Fulton) to Exit 53 (Buffalo/Downtown)

Message Updated: 8/28/2016 7:04 PM

This is the New York State Thruway Regional Advisory message for Rochester. OK, it's traffic time Currently, there are no traffic reports

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Buffalo Regional Advisory Message

Coverage area: I-90 Thruway from Exit 45 (Rochester/Victor) to the NY/Pennsylvania State Line and I-190 Niagara Thruway

Message Updated: 8/28/2016 9:10 PM

This is the New York State Thruway Regional Advisory message for Buffalo. OK, it's traffic time Currently, there are no traffic reports

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