Department of Transportation

“Pothole Killer” Is Patching Binghamton-Area Highways
A specialized truck is being used by DOT crews in the Southern Tier to fill potholes on some of the region's busiest highways.
The truck - which has been dubbed a "Pothole Killer" - utilizes a spray injection process to apply materials to damaged road sections...
More Noise Barriers Installed In Binghamton
Workers are erecting additional noise barrier walls in Binghamton as part of the Prospect Mountain Project.
Traffic on the eastern end of Prospect Street is limited to one lane while crews are putting wall components in place.
An alternating lane closure was set up with all vehicles using the westboun…
DOT To Auction Surplus Broome Property
Two parcels of land in Broome County are to be sold by the state Department of Transportation at an auction.
The property to be auctioned Thursday is located in the town of Colesville.
Three other parcels also will be available at the auction...
Emergency Repaving Underway In Binghamton
A section of a residential street near the Prospect Mountain project in Binghamton is receiving special attention this week.
Emergency repaving was ordered on the eastern portion of Prospect Street after conditions worsened in recent days...
Binghamton Blasting Means More Slowdowns
Drivers traveling through Binghamton should be prepared for additional rolling slowdowns on Route 17 and Interstate 81 this week.
According to the New York State Department of Transportation, more rock blasting is planned over the next several days...
DOT Launches Survey On Dickinson Ped Bridge
An online survey is being conducted as the state Department of Transportation explores options regarding a pedestrian bridge over Interstate 81 in the town of Dickinson.
DOT officials are encouraging people who use the aging span to participate in the survey...
Dickinson Pedestrian Bridge To Be Discussed
The future of a 45-year-old pedestrian bridge over Interstate 81 in Broome County will be up for discussion at a public information meeting.
The state Department of Transportation has scheduled the session for September 26 at the Dickinson town hall on Old Front Street...
Binghamton Drivers Prepare For Lane Closures
The state Department of Transportation is alerting drivers to potential delays in connection with the Prospect Mountain project near the 17/81 split in Binghamton.
Traffic slowdowns should be expected on Route 17 and Interstate 81 in the work zone...
Owego Bridge Finishing Work Planned
Drivers who use an Owego bridge can expect a rough road surface for awhile longer.
The Lackawanna Avenue Bridge over Route 17 was replaced last month. The new bridge was opened for traffic on July 22.
Signs advising of a "rough road" have been posted at the bridge...
Owego Bridge Replacement Project Completed
A Route 17 exit in Tioga County has been reopened with the completion of a bridge project.
According to the state Department of Transportation, the Lackawanna Avenue bridge replacement job was finished on schedule.
Westbound exit 64 was closed for two weeks while the bridge over the Southern Tier Expr…

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