Updated Commencement Day Travel Advisory
Updated Thursday, May 16, 4 p.m. - On Commencement day, Saturday, May 18, traffic on the Troy-Menands Bridge (Route 378) will be limited to an alternating single lane with a flagman or restricted to one lane in each direction. In addition, two I-787 ramps will be closed to all traffic due to NYS Department of Transportation construction.
To avoid delays, drivers may elect an alternate route: I-90 to Exit 8, then north on Route 4 approximately five miles to Hudson Valley Community College.
Detour signs will be in place on the two closed I-787 ramps:
I-787 northbound off ramp (Exit 7E) to Route 378 East – follow detour at Exit 7W
I-787 northbound on ramp at west end of the Menands Bridge – follow detour past closed ramp