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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: 12/4/2016 3:12 PM

This is the New York State Thruway Regional Advisory message for the New York area. 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. And now a rundown of the scheduled construction projects on the New York State Thruway, for the Lower Hudson Valley region, for the week ending December 9, 2016.

Road work on I-87 between Stew Leonard Drive, Exit 6A and Saw Mill River Parkway � Taconic State Parkway, Exit 7A will require southbound single lane closures from Monday � Friday from 9AM to 9PM.

Road work on I-87 between White Plains � Rye � Cross Westchester Expressway (I-287), Exit 8 and Nyack � South Nyack � US Route 9W, Exit 11 will require north and southbound daytime single lane closures Monday � Friday from 9AM to 3PM.

Road work on I-87 between New Jersey � Palisades Interstate Parkway � Bear Mountain State Park, Exit 13N/13S and Airmont � Montebello � Airmont Road, Exit 14B will require north and southbound overnight single lane closures Monday - Friday from 7PM to 5AM.

Bridge work on I-87 between Sloatsburg � Suffern � NY Routes 17 North and 59, Exit 15A and Newburgh � Scranton � I-84 � NY Routes 17K and 300, Exit 17 will require southbound daytime single lane closures Monday � Friday from 9AM to 5PM.

Road work on I-287 between New York State Thruway (I-87) and New York (I-95) South, Exit 12 will require westbound daytime single lane closures Monday � Wednesday from 10AM to 1PM. There will also be eastbound and westbound overnight single and double lane closures Monday � Friday from 8PM to 6AM.

Road work on I-95 between Bruckner Expressway (I-95) and the Connecticut State Line � Connecticut Turnpike (I-95) will require north and southbound daytime single lane closures Monday - Wednesday from 9AM to 2:30PM. There will also be north and southbound overnight single and double lane closures Monday � Friday from 7PM to 9AM.
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: 12/4/2016 3:06 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. And now a rundown of the scheduled construction projects on the New York State Thruway, for the Hudson Valley region, for the week ending December 9, 2016.

Road work on I-87 between Stew Leonard Drive, Exit 6A and Saw Mill River Parkway � Taconic State Parkway, Exit 7A will require southbound single lane closures from Monday � Friday from 9AM to 9PM.

Road work on I-87 between White Plains � Rye � Cross Westchester Expressway (I-287), Exit 8 and Nyack � South Nyack � US Route 9W, Exit 11 will require north and southbound daytime single lane closures Monday � Friday from 9AM to 3PM.

Road work on I-87 between New Jersey � Palisades Interstate Parkway � Bear Mountain State Park, Exit 13N/13S and Airmont � Montebello � Airmont Road, Exit 14B will require north and southbound overnight single lane closures Monday -Friday from 7PM to 5AM.

Bridge work on I-87 between Sloatsburg � Suffern � NY Routes 17 North and 59, Exit 15A and Newburgh � Scranton � I-84 � NY Routes 17K and 300, Exit 17 will require southbound daytime single lane closures Monday � Friday from 9AM to 5PM.

Road work on I-287 between New York State Thruway (I-87) and New York (I-95) South, Exit 12 will require westbound daytime single lane closures Monday � Thursdayfrom 10AM to 1PM. There will also be eastbound and westbound overnight single and double lane closures Monday � Friday from 8PM to 6AM.

Road work on I-95 between Bruckner Expressway (I-95) and the Connecticut State Line � Connecticut Turnpike (I-95) will require north and southbound daytime single lane closures Monday - Thursday from 9AM to 2:30PM. There will also be north and southbound overnight single and double lane closures Monday � Thursday from 7PM to 9AM.

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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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Utica Regional Advisory Message

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

Message Updated: 11/22/2016 12:31 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: 12/4/2016 10:26 AM

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: 12/4/2016 2:08 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: 12/4/2016 2:46 PM

This is the New York State Thruway Regional Advisory message for Buffalo. OK, it's traffic time On I-190 - Niagara Thruway northbound at Elm St - Exit 6 - Look out for an accident

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