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Work Planned for Parkway and Lewiston Road Lighting

Contact:
Lou Paonessa
716-286-6661
Lou.Paonessa@nypa.gov

August 18, 2009

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 

LEWISTONó The New York Power Authority will be replacing road lighting on the Robert Moses Parkway and a section of Lewiston Road (Route 104) from Irving Drive to Route 61. Beginning Wednesday, August 19 and continuing through Friday, August 21, motorists should be aware of the following short-term traffic restrictions: 

Wednesday, August 19, from 7 am - 3:30 pm: Traffic will be restricted to one lane on the Robert Moses Parkway.  A flag crew will direct both northbound and southbound traffic through the one lane. 

Thursday, August 20, from 7 am - 3:30 pm:  Northbound traffic on Lewiston Road (Route 104) will be restricted to one lane from Route 61 to Irving Drive.

Friday, August 21, from 7 am - 3:30 pm: Southbound traffic on Lewiston Road (Route 104) will be restricted to one lane from Irving Drive to Route 61.

The Power Authority regrets the temporary inconvenience to motorists.

 

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