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Albany Police Department
Thursday June 14th, 2018 :: 02:33 p.m. EDT


Road Closures Sunday for Work on Corning Tower


Localized Street Closures in Effect

Weather permitting, on Sunday, June 17, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., a helicopter will be working in the area around the Corning Tower, lifting materials from the Grand Street parking lot to the roof of the Corning Tower. This helicopter lift is the first of three that will take place over the coming months to transport materials related to roofing work and the replacement of the building’s original maintenance rigs.

The following road and building closures and parking restrictions will be in place:

Road closures from 7 a.m. until approximately 5 p.m.:
• Phillip Street between Grand and Van Zandt
• Hamilton Street between Grand and Phillip
• Sidewalks will be open for residents
Road closures from 8 a.m. until approximately 5 p.m.:
• Eagle Street between Madison and Lancaster
• Eagle Street northwest at Lancaster Street – Full Closure
• Phillip Street at Madison Avenue – Half Closure (East Bound Traffic)
• Arterial from P-1 level (“Mousehole”) to Madison Avenue
Structure/Parking closures from 7 a.m. until approximately 5 p.m.:
• Corning Tower
• Wadsworth Health Labs
• Concourse corridor from Corning Tower to the Post Office
• East Parking Garage
• Grand Street lot
• Walkway from Concourse level to East Parking Garage
• All plaza level structures and outdoor areas within 150 feet of Corning Tower
• P1, P2, and P3 South parking levels

Albany Police Department
165 Henry Johnson Boulevard
Albany, NY 12210

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Non-emergencies: 518-438-4000

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