Traffic Advisory Issued for Oakwood Avenue for Water Utility Repairs

Traffic Advisory Issued for Oakwood Avenue for Water Utility Repairs

TROY, NY (July 27, 2022) – Officials with the City’s Department of Public Utilities (DPU) issued a traffic advisory for scheduled water utility work on Oakwood Avenue. Beginning 6:00 a.m., Saturday, July 30th, Oakwood Avenue between Frear Park Road and Park Boulevard will be closed to vehicle traffic.

Traffic delays are expected. Northbound traffic on Oakwood will be detoured to Park Boulevard to 15th Street to Frear Park Road. Southbound traffic on Oakwood will be detoured to Frear Park Road to 15th Street to Park Boulevard. Heavy trucks will be prohibited on the detour route. Work is expected to continue through 6:00 p.m., Saturday.

Motorists are asked to reduce speeds and use caution in the work zone to keep workers safe. Homes and businesses in the vicinity of the closure will remain open and accessible. Local emergency services have been notified of traffic restrictions.

Department of Public Utilities staff thanks the public for their cooperation while utility work is underway. For additional info or questions, please contact the DPU 24-hour number at (518) 237-0241.

For info on local traffic advisories, please visit www.troyny.gov/traffic

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Press Contact:
John Salka, Communications Director
[email protected] / (518) 279-7131

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