LATHAM, N.Y. — The New York
State Department of Transportation is advising motorists that Route 9 will be
closed to traffic underneath the Latham Circle to accommodate demolition of a
section of bridges as part of the ongoing work in the Circle.
Route 9 will be closed
between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m., for approximately five nights, beginning Thursday
July 18th. Traffic will be detoured into the Circle.
Tractor trailers are still
not allowed through the work zone and continue to be detoured along a signed
route. Lane restrictions during this stage of work are narrower than in
previous weeks and do not leave enough room for tractor trailers to travel
through the Circle. Trucks that do not use the detour may become stuck and may
be ticketed. Trucks making local deliveries will be able to use the