In the aftermath of the storms and rainfall of Friday, the Chenango Ave bridge over the Sauquoit Creek has been closed. There was also a road closure Friday night due to flooding. River Street in Oriskany was closed between Rt 49 and Rt 69. But, Saturday morning, River St was reopened.
New Hartford Police say that the bridge will remain closed for an indefinate time, until bridge is repaired. Traffic on Chenango Rd is being diverted between Lomond Place and off New Hartford St. and the old Ramada Inn parking lot. The Burrstone Animal Hospital is open and there is access to their parking lot.