Department of Transportation

Crash Investigated
Officials have not said what caused a two vehicle crash on Route 17 in Apalachin October 5 that closed the highway for hours.
Flashing Arrows Installed
The New York State Department of Transportation says it is looking to improve traffic flow with the use of flashing yellow arrows at some busy intersections.
Work Continues
The New York State Department of Transportation says as long as weather allows, work will continue on the Prospect Mountain Project in the Town of Dickinson and City of Binghamton to convert Route 17 to interstate status.
Parkway Paving Resumes
The final phase in a major Vestal repaving project is underway. Construction crews are doing nighttime work on a section of Route 434 between the Binghamton city line and Bunn Hill Road. According to the New York State Department of Transportation, pavement repair operations will be done between 7 p...
Flyover Repair Project
Work to address poor pavement conditions on one of Broome County's busiest roadways is expected to get underway in the spring. According to the state Department of Transportation, the project will focus on a section of the Route 201 Flyover in Johnson City...
Pothole attack
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...
Quiet, please
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 westbound lane...
Property auction
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...
Smoother sailing
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...

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