Lighting Work on Local Roads to Cause Temporary
August 25, 2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LEWISTONó The New York Power Authority will be
replacing road lighting on the I-190 and a section of Military Road
(Route 265) from Witmer Road (Route 31) to Upper Mountain Road.
Beginning Wednesday, August 26 and continuing through Friday, August
28, motorists should be aware of the following short-term traffic
Wednesday, August 26, from 7 am - 3:30 pm:
Southbound traffic on I-190 will be restricted to one lane from
Upper Mountain Road to Witmer Road (Route 31).
Thursday, August 27, from 7 am - 3:30 pm:
Northbound traffic on I-190 will be restricted to one lane from
Witmer Road (Route 31) to Upper Mountain Road.
Friday, August 28, from 7 am - 3:30 pm:
Traffic will be restricted to one lane on Military Road (Route 265)
between Witmer Road (Route 31) and Upper Mountain Roads. A flag
crew will direct both northbound and southbound traffic through the
The Power Authority regrets the temporary
inconvenience to motorists.
■ The New York Power Authority uses no tax money
or state credit. It finances its operations through the sale of
bonds and revenues earned in large part through sales of
■ NYPA is a leader in promoting energy
efficiency, new energy technologies and electric transportation
initiatives. ■ It is the nation's largest state-owned electric
utility, with 18 generating facilities in various parts of New York
State and more than 1,400 circuit-miles of transmission lines. ■
About 75 percent of the electricity it produces is clean renewable
hydropower. Its lower-cost power production and electricity
purchases support hundreds of thousands of jobs throughout the
state. ■ For more information,
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