Some Northway ramps to be closed next week

Motorists are advised that
several ramps on the Northway (I-87) will be closed during overnight hours next
week for paving.

The following closures will
occur from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. Motorists should follow the posted detours. All
work is weather dependent.

  • On
    Monday, the Exit 1E ramp from the Northway northbound to I-90 eastbound.
  • On
    Monday, the Exit 1S ramp from I-90 eastbound to the Northway southbound.
  • On
    Monday, the entrance ramp from Crossgates Mall to the northbound Northway.
  • On
    Tuesday, the Exit 1W ramp from the Northway northbound to I-90 westbound.
  • On
    Tuesday, the Exit 1S ramp from I-90 westbound to the Northway southbound.
  • On
    Wednesday, the Exit 2W ramp from the Northway southbound to Central Avenue
    (Route 5) westbound.
  • On
    Wednesday, the eastbound entrance ramp from Central Avenue to the Northway
    southbound.
  • On
    Thursday, the Exit 2E ramp from the Northway southbound to Central Avenue
    eastbound.
  • On
    Thursday, the eastbound entrance ramp from Central Avenue to the Northway
    northbound.

Motorists are reminded that
fines are doubled for speeding in a work zone. In accordance with the Work Zone
Safety Act of 2005, convictions of two or more speeding violations in a work
zone could result in the suspension of an individual's driver's license. It is
imperative that motorists remember to drive carefully through this construction
zone, for their own safety and the safety of workers.

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