UPDATE: Genesee Street back open after overnight closure

Genesee Street has been reopened in both directions after a large piece of metal hanging from a downtown building caused a closure overnight.

Posted: Aug 6, 2019 11:25 PM
Updated: Aug 7, 2019 9:00 AM

UTICA - Genesee Street is back open after it was closed overnight due to a large piece of metal hanging from the Bank of Utica spire.

Police said the debris could have caused both injury and damage to vehicles and pedestrians, and they had advised those in the area to find alternate routes of travel.

Construction crews are expected to be on site Wednesday making repairs.

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