Road work ahead in Rome, Western, Marcy

Drivers on Route 69 between Gore Road and Link Road in west Rome will encounter one-way alternating traffic controlled by a temporary signal, due to highway repairs. It’s one of several local projects that will affect drivers in the coming week.

Two projects continue in Utica next week.

The North Genesee Street southbound exit ramp to John, Broad and Whitesboro streets is expected to reopen on or about Tuesday, weather permitting. Until then, the signed detour directing motorists to use Route 5S west and Seneca Street to access Whitesboro Street and the train station will remain in effect.

On the Route 5S eastbound bridge over Pitcher Street, the shoulder closure and shortened exit ramp at the Turner Street exit will continue throughout the winter.

In the Town of Marcy, there will be intermittent traffic signal work at the Route 49 ramp to the River Road/Edic Road intersection. Motorists may encounter one-way alternating traffic controlled by flaggers and minor delays.

On Route 790 westbound between the ramp to Genesee Street and the ramp to Edic Road, motorists will encounter a lane closure due to overhead signal installations.

In the Town of New Hartford, Route 840 eastbound between Clark Mills Road and Middle Settlement Road will have lane and shoulder closure, along with minor delays, due to construction work on the access ramp to the New Hartford Business Park.

In the Town of Western, Route 274 between Long Shore Road and Route 46 will have one-way alternating traffic controlled by flaggers due to embankment repairs.