The New York State Department of Transportation today announced that State Route 54A in the Town of Pulteney will be reduced to one lane at a location 0.8 miles north of Urbana Road in the town of Pulteney starting Tuesday. Both directions of traffic will be accommodated in one lane using temporary traffic signals.
This lane closure is expected to be in place for four weeks while roadway repair options are evaluated and designed. An updated travel advisory will be issued in approximately four weeks prior to the start of the repairs at this site.
It is imperative that motorists remember to drive carefully through the many highway and bridge construction zones they will encounter this season.
Motorists are reminded that fines are doubled for speeding in a work zone. In accordance with the Work Zone Safety Act of 2005, convictions of two or more speeding violations in a work zone could result in the suspension of an individual’s driver license.
For real-time travel information, call 511 or visit www.511NY.org.