Traffic Advisory Issued for Smith Ave, 8th Street, River Street, Congress Street, Pawling Avenue, and 2nd Avenue

Traffic Advisory Issued for Smith Ave, 8th Street, River Street, Congress Street, Pawling Avenue, and 2nd Avenue

TROY, NY (April 13, 2022) – Please note a change to the paving schedule:

Due to the weather forecast the paving schedule for Thursday, April 14 and Friday, April 15 is changed to the following: 

  • Thursday, April 14 – Paving of:
    • Smith Ave between River St and Dead End
    • 8th Street between Middleburgh St and Rensselaer St
  • Friday, April 15 – Paving of Pawling Avenue 

TROY, NY (April 9, 2022) – City officials have issued a traffic advisory for roadway improvement work for the week of April 11, 2022.

Beginning 7:00 a.m., Tuesday, April 12th, crews will be milling:

  • Smith Ave between River St and Dead End
  • 8th St between Middleburgh St and Rensselaer St

Beginning 7:00 a.m., Tuesday, April 12th, crews will be paving:

  • River St between Federal St and Fulton St
  • Congress St between 3rd St and Front St  

Beginning 5:00 a.m., Wednesday April 13th & Thursday April 14th, crews will be paving:

  • Pawling Avenue between Congress Street and Blakely Ct.

Beginning 7:00 a.m., Wednesday, April 13th, crews will be milling:

  • 2nd Ave between 117th St and 119th St
  • 2nd Ave between 121st St and 123rd St

Beginning 7:00 a.m., Friday, April 15th, crews will be paving:

  • Smith Ave between River St and Dead End
  • 8th St between Middleburgh St and Rensselaer St

During this time, roads will be closed down to one lane with intermittent closures. Traffic delays are expected. Motorists are asked to reduce speeds, observe posted traffic detours, watch for flaggers, and use caution in the work zone to keep workers safe. Local emergency services have been notified of traffic restrictions.

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

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