Town of Elmira- The New York State Department of Transportation today announced that Bothar Construction, LLC of Binghamton, New York, will begin work Thursday, July 21, 2016, on state Route 352 in the town of Elmira, Chemung County.
The project will consist of adjusting drainage structures, pavement milling and resurfacing, and sidewalk ramp improvements. While this work is taking place, traffic will be reduced to one lane.
Duration of the contract is expected to last approximately 4 months. The completion date of the work to be completed is November 18, 2016.
Motorists may encounter flaggers, lane closures and could experience travel delays. It is imperative that motorists remember this season to drive carefully through the many highway and bridge construction zones they will encounter.
Motorists are reminded that fines are doubled for speeding in a work zone. In accordance with the Work Zone Safety Act of 2005, convictions of two or more speeding violations in a work zone could result in the suspension of an individual’s driver license.
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