Traffic Advisory Issued for New Turnpike Road

Traffic Advisory Issued for New Turnpike Road

TROY, NY (October 27, 2021) – City officials have issued a traffic advisory for the Trunk or Treat event at Turnpike Elementary School. Beginning 5:00 p.m., Thursday, October 28th, vehicles are expected to begin lining up in the school parking lot located at 55 New Turnpike Road. Vehicle traffic may extend onto New Turnpike Road in both directions. Troy Police will be onsite directing traffic. The event is scheduled to conclude at 7:30 p.m.

Traffic delays are possible, and motorists are asked to use alternate routes. Motorists are asked to reduce speeds in the school zone. Local emergency services have been notified of traffic restrictions.

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