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New York’s “Pothole Hotline” Back in Service

A toll-free telephone number for New Yorkers to report potholes on the state's highway systems has been restored to full service.

The hotline - 1-800-POTHOLE - is available around the clock for

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Binghamton Snow Followed By Big Chill

Southern Tier residents observed Groundhog Day with several inches of snow that prompted school closings and caused several vehicle crashes.

Police agencies reported mostly fender-bender-type incidents throughout the day Monday

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DOT Explains Vestal Parkway Intersection Changes

Some drivers who use Route 434 in Vestal are questioning the removal of some acceleration and turn-off lanes on the heavily-traveled roadway.

Changes were made at several intersections during a recent repaving project along the Vestal Parkway

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Apalachin Preserve Nestled In Middle Of Highway

A nature preserve in Tioga County is hidden in plain site. The Apalachin Marsh is situated between the eastbound and westbound lanes of future Interstate 86, just a few miles east of Owego.

The marsh is maintained and managed by the Waterman Conservation Education Center under an agreement with the New York State Department of Transportation

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Binghamton DOT Crews Helping In Snow Zone

Dozens of state highway workers from the Southern Tier are working on snow removal operations in western New York.

The state Department of Transportation has sent 25 people from Broome County, along with nine trucks to the Buffalo area to assist crews in dealing with this week's snowfall

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Binghamton Interchange Traffic Pattern Changes

Drivers should expect another traffic pattern change in the Prospect Mountain Project workzone in Binghamton.

The new traffic pattern is scheduled for Thursday.

State transportation officials say eastbound traffic on Route 17 heading to Interstate 81 North will be diverted from the left lane to a single lane connector ramp.

The connecto

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Traffic Pattern Changes Planned At Owego Intersection

State transportation officials are working to improve the flow of truck traffic through a busy intersection in the village of Owego.

The Department of Transportation has outlined plans to make changes at Main Street and North Avenue

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Vestal Parkway Project About 50 Percent Complete

Work is continuing on the $7.1 million Vestal Parkway repaving project.

The job includes resurfacing and other improvements on Route 434 in the town of Vestal. The project got underway in early August

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Vestal Parkway Pavement Project Now Underway

Work on a long-awaited repaving project in the town of Vestal has started.

Route 434 from Main Street in Vestal to Tioga County is to be resurfaced over the next several weeks.

The initial phase of the Vestal Parkway project began this morning

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Binghamton Bridge Deemed Safe, Despite “Settling”

Motorists may have noticed some signs of movement in a precast concrete section under a recently-opened highway bridge in Binghamton.

Although it appears a portion of concrete arch superstructure above Chenango Street has slipped a few inches, a state Department of Transportation spokesman said there's no safety problem

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