BINGHAMTON (WBNG) -- The New York State Department of Transportation is alerting drivers that Chenango Street at the Interstate 81 overpass in Binghamton will be closed in both directions at the Interstate 81 overpass for construction.
Construction began on Sept. 11. The closure is expected to last approximately three months, the Department of Transportation said.
Motorists are urged to plan accordingly and follow posted detours through traffic traveling north on Chenango Street will be diverted at Frederick Street. Southbound traffic will be diverted at Bevier Street.
Local traffic will retain access to homes, businesses, places of worship, and side streets located between the diversions and the overpass. Bicycle and pedestrian access will be maintained through the work zone on Chenango Street.