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The Villages: Exit 10 On-Ramp Closures Wed (9/18) and Thurs (9/19) – UPDATE

This week in the villages: Roadway improvements on the NYS Thruway will now require overnight closures of the Thruway exit 10 southbound on-ramp during the overnights of Wed, Sept 18, and Thurs, Sept 19. Southbound drivers will be detoured to exit 11. Nyack’s new parking meters are getting a software update. The Village of Nyack is seeking a civil engineering firm for services related to the safe routes to the Nyack Middle School (TAP).  And summer isn’t quite over, the South Nyack Summer Concert Series concludes on Sunday with The Old No. 7 Band.

Village of Nyack

Parking Meter Upgrade: Nyack’s new Pay-By-Plate parking meters are getting a software update to simplify their on screen instructions. This week, staff from Flowbird, the company behind the new meters, will be on Main Street, Broadway, and in the Nyack Municipal Parking Lots beginning at 11a each day to explain the changes to the village’s parking kiosks.

Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for Village of Nyack Safe Routes to the Nyack Middle School (TAP) Due October 30, 2019

The Village of Nyack seeks to obtain the services of a professional consulting civil engineering firm from the Region 8 LDSA list to complete preliminary design, detailed design, right-of-way incidental, right-of-way acquisition, construction support, and construction inspection services for Village of Nyack Safe Routes to the Nyack Middle School (TAP).

Each company, if interested, should respond to this request for qualifications. The Village of Nyack will select one qualified engineering firm and will enter into a negotiated contract to perform the work. Responses are due by October 30, 2019. Responses and/or questions should be submitted to: Ann Marie Tlsty, Assistant to the Village Administrator, annmarietisty@nyack-ny.gov, 845-358-0548 ext. 283. Additional information on the Request for Qualifications may be found at nyack-ny.gov.

Fall 2019 Recreation Programs Start This Week

Just a reminder that adult and youth Fall 2019 Recreation Programs, including Paper Cutting, Introduction to Piano, T(w)een Yoga and Floating Meditation, Skateboarding, Kickball League, Kids Wrestling Club, and Fundamentals of Fitness for Adults start this week.

Village of South Nyack

Summer Concert Series

On Sun, Sept 22 at 6:30p, South Nyack winds down its Summer Concert Series in Franklin Street Park with The Old No. 7 Band delivering an energetic and contemporary mix of blues, R&B, soul, and funk. Franklin St between Cedar Hill Ave & Depot Pl, South Nyack.

Mario Cuomo Bridge News

Overnight Lane Closures and On-Ramp Closures

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Roadway improvement operations on the New York State Thruway (I-87/I-287) will now require overnight closures of the Thruway exit 10 (Nyack – South Nyack – US Route 9W) southbound on-ramp during the overnights of Wed, Sept 18, and Thurs, Sept 19. Southbound drivers will be detoured to the exit 11 (Nyack – South Nyack – US Route 9W) on-ramp. A map of the detour may be found at www.newnybridge.com.

Tappan Zee Constructors (TZC) is also scheduled to continue previously scheduled work in the area, requiring overnight lane closures on the northbound and southbound Thruway. At least one lane will remain open in both directions except during the early morning hours of Wed, Sept 18, and Thurs, Sept 19, near Thruway exit 10. State Police will temporarily hold traffic for approximately 15 minutes, twice each morning. The traffic stops will allow workers to shift barriers and equipment. Specific lane closure times are listed in the chart below.

Lane Closures Near the Bridge

DATE: CLOSURES BEGIN: CLOSURES END: LOCATION:
Tue 9/17 9p – Two right lanes
11p – Three right lanes
6a, Wed 9/18 Northbound (I-87/I-287)
near exit 10
Wed 9/18 8p – Two left lanes
11p – Three left lanes
5a, Thurs 9/19 Southbound
near exit 10
Wed 9/18 11p – Ramp closure 5a, Thurs 9/19 Southbound
exit 10 on-ramp
Thurs 9/19 8p – Two right lanes 10p Southbound
near exit 10
Thurs 9/19 8p – Ramp closure 10p Southbound
exit 10 on-ramp
Thurs 9/19 10p – One right lane 2a, Fri 9/20 Southbound
from exit 10 to exit 9
Fri 9/20 2a – One right lane 6a Northbound
from exit 9 to exit 10
Fri 9/20 10p – Two right lanes 11:59p Northbound
near exit 9
Fri 9/20 11:59p – One left lane 4a, Sat 9/21 Southbound
from exit 10 to exit 9
Sat 9/21 4a – One left lane 8a Northbound
from exit 9 to exit 10

Bicycle/Pedestrian Path

Construction of the shared bicycle and pedestrian path continues. At the Rockland Landing, construction of a new intersection at Hillside Avenue and Route 9W—which will provide access to the Thruway in both directions—continues.


Here are the municipal events in Upper, South and the Village of Nyack and the Nyack Public Schools meetings for the week of 9/16.

Village of Nyack

  • Tue 9/17

5p: Justice Court
6:30p: Tree Committee Meeting (Nyack Library)

  • Wed 9/18

7p: Nyack Art Collectivee
7p: Architectural Review Board

  • Thurs 9/19, 9:30a: Justice Court
  • Sat 9/21, 10a: Mayor’s Update Meeting

Nyack Village Hall is located at 9 N. Broadway.

Village of South Nyack

  • Mon 9/16, 5:30p: Justice Court
  • Tue 9/17, 7:30p: Zoning Board of Appeals
  • Sat 9/21, 9a: Mayor’s Meet and Greet

South Nyack Village Hall is located at 282 S Broadway.

Village of Upper Nyack

  • Tue 9/17, 8p: Zoning Board of Appeals
  • Wed 9/18, 7:30p: Planning Board Meeting

Upper Nyack Village Hall is located at 328 N Broadway.

Nyack Public Schools

Tue 9/17, 7:30p: Board of Education Meeting

The Board of Education Meeting will be held at the Central Administration Building, 13A Dickinson Ave, Nyack.

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