Update — The Department of Transportation has come out and released a statement about the upcoming bridge closure set to impact I-86 near Campbell.
According to the DOT, it has postponed the bridge work between Exits 42 and 41 near Campbell, originally scheduled for Friday, June 9 to the morning of Monday, June 12.
DOT has come out to say that the work has been postponed due to anticipated inclement weather taking place this weekend. The department will provide an update when it anticipates implementing the closure and beginning the work.
CAMPBELL, N.Y. (WETM) — If you’re planning to drive on I-86 this Friday and into the weekend, motorists are being advised of a detour rerouting them in Steuben County.
According to the New York State Department of Transportation, motorists are being advised of a road closure on the westbound lanes of I-86 coming Friday, June 9, at 7 p.m.
The DOT said that the road closure will be to accommodate bridge rehabilitation work in the Town of Campbell between Exits 42 and 41. The DOT said that the off-ramp for eastbound traffic along I-86 will be closed as part of the project and that motorists should utilize posted detours if traveling through the area.
The release said that the road is expected to be back open by the morning of June 12.