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UPDATE: Roads closed throughout Oneida and Herkimer counties as crews assess flood damage

There are 12 counties still under a state of emergency, including Herkimer and Oneida counties, after floods ravaged the region Thursday night.

Posted: Nov 1, 2019 5:07 PM
Updated: Nov 2, 2019 9:22 PM

There are 12 counties still under a state of emergency, including Herkimer and Oneida counties, after floods ravaged the region Thursday night.

State and local crews are working to assess the damage of multiple road and waterways throughout the area.

Many roads across both counties are still impassable due to damage or flooding.

Oneida County

NY 922E is closed in both directions from Rt 69 to Rt 49, Oriskany, Oneida County due to flooding, high water, and debris from the Mohawk River.


NY 922A is closed in both directions from Rt 69 to River Rd, Whitesboro, Oneida County due to flooding, high water, and debris from the Mohawk River.


NY 291 is closed in both directions from Rt 69 to Rt 49, Whitestown, Oneida County due to flooding, high water, and debris from the Mohawk River.


N.Genesee St. is closed in both directions between Rt 5S to Auert Ave, Utica, Oneida County due to flooding, high water, and debris from the Mohawk River and the Reall Creek.

Herkimer County

NY 28 is closed in both directions from Middleville to Poland, Middleville/Poland, Herkimer County due to flooding. There is a mud slide in roadway.


NY 171 is closed in both directions from Route 5S to Gulf Rd, Frankfort/Ilion, Herkimer County due to flooding. There is highway section loss adjacent to Moyer Creek.


NY 28 is closed in both directions at Kast bridge-Village of Herkimer to Middleville, Herkimer, Herkimer County due to flooding and culvert washout, debris, and shoulder loss.

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Ulster186288
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Niagara134294
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Broome82760
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Saratoga61017
Columbia48737
Madison37517
Ontario30233
Orleans28754
Warren28033
Steuben27641
Greene26618
Fulton26524
Genesee2505
Washington24914
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Oswego2223
Wayne2093
Herkimer1934
Tompkins1860
Chautauqua1717
Chenango1696
Tioga16124
Chemung1482
Livingston1478
Cattaraugus1386
Montgomery1334
Cayuga1262
Clinton1094
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Jefferson990
Delaware924
Otsego895
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Lewis310
Schuyler150
Hamilton60
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