BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) -- The New York State Thruway Authority has announced nightly lane closures beginning April 6 along I -190 Niagara Thruway.
From Tuesday, April 6 through September 2010, concrete pavement repairs will take place overnight Monday through Fridays and weekends, weather permitting.
The areas where motorists are likely to encounter delays and closures are as follows:
- Northbound I-190 from Exit 4 (Smith Street) to Exit 6 (Elm Street, Oak Street)
- Northbound I-190 from Exit 9 (Peace Bridge, Porter Avenue) to Exit 14 (Ontario Street, Vulcan Street)
- Southbound I-190 from Exit 14 (Ontario Street) to Exit 9 (Peace Bridge, Porter Avenue)
- Southbound I-190 from Exit 5 (Hamburg Street) to the I-90 Interchange beyond Exit 1 (South Ogden Street)
Motorists are advised that nightly lane closures will be in place from approximately 7 p.m. until 6 a.m. the following morning, Monday through Fridays.
Additionally, lane closures will also be in place during the weekends, consistent with the above locations beginning at 7 p.m. on Friday evenings until 6 a.m. Monday mornings.
Motorists should plan for minor to moderate traffic impacts and could seek alternate routes if familiar with the area.
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