Traveler Advisory: Road Work on Prospect Mountain

By WBNG News

Traveler Advisory: Road Work on Prospect Mountain

January 7, 2013 Updated Jan 7, 2013 at 2:01 PM EST

(WBNG Binghamton) The New York State Department of Transportation on Monday announced that crews will be conducting pavement repair and pavement striping operations on Route 17 and Interstate 81 in the vicinity of Prospect Mountain in the City of Binghamton.

According to a news release:

Work will occur on Tuesday, January 8th, between 10:00 a.m. and 12 p.m. 

At some point between those hours, traffic will experience rolling slow-downs administered by New York State Police on Route 17 eastbound starting at Exit 71 and on Interstate 81 northbound/Route 17 westbound starting at Exit 2. 

Traffic on the Route 7 northbound to Interstate 81 northbound/Route 17 westbound ramp will also be temporarily stopped to complete this work.