UTICA, N.Y. (WUTR/WFXV/WPNY) – The Utica Regional Office of the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) has announced that the installation of a concrete gutter will begin on the Route 8 bridge over 5/12 in Utica and New Hartford starting on Monday, August 8th.

On Monday, between 6:30 am to 6:30 pm, motorists traveling through the New Hartford interchange can expect temporary lane closure for the installation of a concrete gutter.

Motorists are urged to slow down, to drive responsibly, and are reminded that fines are doubled for speeding in work zones. Convictions of two or more speeding violations in a work zone could result in the suspension of an individual’s driver’s license.

For up-to-date travel information, you can call 511, visit www.511NY.org, or download the free 511NY mobile app. You can also follow New York State DOT on Twitter: @NYSDOT and Mohawk Valley @ NYSDOTUtica, find NYSDOT on Facebook at facebook.com/NYSDOT.