Motorists planning on traveling on Route 376 through Poughkeepsie can expect delays for several weeks as contracting crews continue construction work in the area.
The New York State Department of Transportation issued an alert cautioning that construction activities are planned on a portion of Route 376 (Raymond Avenue) between College Avenue and Main Campus Drive - the main entrance to Vassar College - beginning on Wednesday, April 25, and continuing through Wednesday, May 9.
During construction, trucks will not be permitted to drive through that stretch of roadway, and a signed detour will be put in place diverting traffic toward Grand Avenue. A full detour for all vehicles is also planned from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on May 3.
Motorists can expect delays during the construction. There will be signage posted and flaggers present to assist with traffic.
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