Travel Advisory


Temporary Ramp Closure on Broad and Whitesboro Streets

The New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) Utica Regional Office, in coordination with the City of Utica, has issued the following traveler advisory for motorists in the City of Utica, Oneida County:

Weather permitting, on Thursday, October 29, 2020 starting at 7:00 AM the North Genesee Street southbound off ramp to Broad/Whitesboro Streets will be closed to traffic due to paving operation. The ramp is scheduled to reopen at 6:00PM Thursday evening.

Variable message signs (V.M.S.) have been in operation notifying local motorists of the ramp closure due to construction work.

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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