DOT repaving Route 9 in North Hudson

NORTH HUDSON — U.S. Route 9 in the town of North Hudson will be reduced to a single alternating lane controlled by flaggers between Johnson Pond Road (Essex County Route 78) and Tracy Road (County Route 6) weekdays between 6:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. through October for road repaving by the state Department of Transportation.

The daily work schedule is weather dependent.

Motorists are urged to slow down and safely move over when approaching roadside vehicles displaying red, white, blue, amber or green lights, including maintenance and construction vehicles in work zones.

Motorists are reminded that fines are doubled for speeding in a work zone. In accordance with the Work Zone Safety Act of 2005, convictions of two or more speeding violations in a work zone could result in the suspension of an individual’s driver license.

For up-to-date travel information, call 511, visit www.511NY.org, or the mobile site m.511ny.org.