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I-290 construction set to impact your Friday travel

Posted at 9:19 PM, Aug 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-08 21:38:16-04

TOWN OF TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WKBW) — The New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) announced an additional lane will be closed on the I-290 westbound in the Town of Tonawanda beginning at 2 p.m. Thursday.

The westbound I-290 between exit 2, Colvin Boulevard and exit, 1 Delaware Avenue, will be reduced to one lane.

The additional lane closure is expected to last a day, so your Friday morning commute may be impacted.

The NYSDOT says motorists should seek alternate routes to avoid delays or allow for additional travel time.