UTICA, NY (WUTR / WFXV / WPNY-TV) – The Utica regional office of the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) has issued the following travel advisory for city motorists from Marshall, Oneida County:
On Monday, July 12, 2021 starting at 9 a.m., the culvert on Route 12B on the tributary of Oriskany Creek will be temporarily closed due to construction work. Closure is required for culvert replacement. The motorist will encounter a detour using NYS routes 12 and 315. The culvert is expected to reopen in the first week of August 2021.
During construction, variable message signs and detour signs will notify motorists of the road closure and direct them to the detour.
Motorists are encouraged to slow down and drive responsibly in work areas. Fines are doubled for speeding in a work zone. Convictions for two or more speeding offenses in a work zone could result in the suspension of an individual’s driver’s license.
For up-to-date travel information, call 511, visit www.511NY.org or download the free 511NY mobile app.
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