Stretch of I-390 near airport to close for utility work

By on December 9, 2019

The New York State Department of Transportation is advising motorists that a stretch of I-390 between Brooks Avenue (Route 204) and Chili Avenue (Route 33A) in the town of Gates is scheduled to close to traffic in both directions on Sunday, December 8, and Sunday, December 15, from approximately 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. to accommodate utility work by Rochester Gas & Electric crews that includes replacing overhead power lines.

A short detour will be posted during the closure for motorists to use Buell Road to continue onto I-390. Motorists heading to the airport should anticipate delays and provide for extra travel time.

The utility work is weather dependent, and its schedule is subject to change.

For real-time travel information, motorists should call 511 or visit or the mobile site at, New York State’s official traffic and travel information source.

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