(WBNG Binghamton) Starting Tuesday, the Hooper Road Bridge over Route 17C will be closed for approximately three weeks.
The office of Broome County Executive Debbie Preston said the closure is necessary to facilitate a major rehabilitation project.
The bridge will be closed Tuesday, September 2 at 6.pm. and is expected to reopen to traffic on Tuesday, September 23 at 5 p.m., weather permitting.
Detour signs will be posted. The detour routes will include Watson Boulevard in the Town of Union, Harry L. Drive in Johnson City, Route 201 South and Route 17C East and West.