Route 9W in Saugerties to close for gas main installation
The Daily Freeman is reporting U.S. Route 9W will be closed in both directions between Dock and Main streets in Saugerties, beginning Mon., Aug. 8, through Fri., Sep. 30, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The closure is necessary to accommodate a gas main installation, weather permitting. Motorists should expect delays and follow the posted detour using Washington Avenue, and Division and Cedar streets, the New York State Department of Transportation said. Drivers are advised to slow down and drive responsibly in work zones, where fines are doubled for speeding. Information is available online at 511NY [dot] org. Read the full story in the Daily Freeman.