(WKBW release) The New York State Department of Transportation has announced that culvert replacement work will continue on NY Route 394 (East Fairmount Avenue) in the village of Lakewood, Chautauqua County. As a result, NY Route 394 (East Fairmount Avenue), at Hillcrest Avenue, will be closed to thru traffic on Monday, May 7, for approximately two weeks.
NY Route 394 will be barricaded directly east of the intersection with Hillcrest Avenue. Local traffic traveling eastbound on NY Route 394 will be able to access local destinations up to and including Hillcrest Avenue. Local traffic traveling westbound on NY Route 394 will not be able to access Hillcrest Avenue. A posted detour will direct traffic to use Big Tree Road, Hunt Road, and Southwestern Drive, for the duration of construction.