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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: 11/22/2016 1:12 PM

This is the New York State Thruway Regional Advisory message for Albany. OK, it's traffic time On I-87 - NYS Thruway northbound between Saugerties - Exit 20 - and Catskill - Exit 21 - Road maintenance work is in progress, The right lane is closed until today at about 2:00PM On I-87 - NYS Thruway southbound between Coxsackie - Exit 21B - and Saugerties - Exit 20 - Traffic is stop and go, Traffic is stopped, Expect delays On I-87 - NYS Thruway southbound between Catskill - Exit 21 - and Saugerties - Exit 20 - Road maintenance work is in progress, The left lane is closed until today at about 3:30PM On I-90 - NYS Thruway eastbound between Amsterdam - Exit 27 - and I-890 - Schenectady - Exit 26 - Road maintenance work is in progress, The right lane is closed until today at about 4:15PM On I-90 - Berkshire Connector eastbound between Start of Berkshire Connector at Exit 21A - and I-90 at Exit B1 - Road maintenance work is in progress, The right lane is closed until tomorrow at about 12:00PM And now a rundown of scheduled construction projects on the New York State Thruway in the Albany Division for the week of November 21, 2016: On the Berkshire Connector:
Bridge Work between I-87 Exit 21A, Thruway Mainline and Interchange B1, Hudson/Rensselaer, will have 24-hour, around-the-clock eastbound right lane closures on the Castleton-on-Hudson Bridge, Monday thru Friday, and the westbound right lane closed overnight, Monday from 8AM to Tuesday 5 PM. Road work between Interchange B2 Taconic State parkway and Interchange B3 Canaan will have eastbound right closed Monday and Tuesday from 7AM to 5 PM, and on Wednesday 7 AM to 12 Noon. On Interstate 87: Road Work between Interchange 22, Selkirk and Interchange 23, Albany, will have southbound right lane closed Monday and Tuesday from 7 AM to 1 PM. On Interstate 90:Overnight Road Work between Interchange 24, Albany, and Interchange 25, Schenectady, will have eastbound left and right lane closures, Monday and Tuesday from6 PM to 5AM.
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. As always, remember to wear your seatbelt and have a safe and enjoyable trip.



And now for some public service announcements Attention.. Due to severe winter weather, the Massachusetts State Turnpike has banned all tandems and propane haulers from the New York State Line to Exit 3, Westfield.

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