NYS ROUTE 8 Bridge Over NYS Route 5 & 12 Daily long-term Lane Closures


UTICA, N.Y. (WUTR-TV)– On Monday, April 5 through Friday, April 9, 2021 motorists traveling through the Route 5/8/12 interchange in the City of Utica and Town of New Hartford can expect to see the following temporary lane closures on Route 5/12 and Route 8 due to construction work along the highways:

Lane closures:

  • Route 5/12 NB & SB between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM
  • Route 8 NB & SB long term including overnights and weekends

Please Note: Campion Road access to Route 5/8/12 northbound remains closed to through traffic along with the following ramps.

  • Route 5/8/12 southbound to Route 8 southbound
  • Route 8 northbound to Route 5/8/12 southbound
  • Route 5/8/12 northbound to Route 840 westbound

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

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