Roadwork suspended for upcoming holiday weekend

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says all road construction will be suspended through New Year's Day to ease travel over the holiday weekend.

Posted: Dec. 29, 2017 10:06 AM
Updated: Dec. 29, 2017 10:06 AM

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo says all road construction will be suspended through New Year's Day to ease travel over the holiday weekend.

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The Democratic governor also says the Thruway Authority will continue its 47-year tradition of offering free coffee and tea at the 27 travel plazas along the highway from 11 p.m. New Year's Eve through 7 a.m. New Year's Day.

Road construction will be suspended from 6 a.m. Friday through 6 a.m. Tuesday.

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