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Thruway to begin $450 million upgrade to service areas this month (access required)

The New York State Thruway Authority will begin construction this month on a $450 million project to redevelop the 27 service areas located along the Thruway. The service areas were built in the 1950s, with the last significant renovations taking ...

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Thruway board picks service area redeveloper (access required)

The New York State Thruway Authority board of directors has approved the selection of Empire State Thruway Partners to redevelop the 27 service areas located on the Thruway. The company was selected from bids received in response to a request ...

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N.Y. to remove disputed road signs (access required)

New York State officials, under pressure from the federal government, have agreed to remove hundreds of “I Love NY” signs along highways statewide ahead of a September deadline that would have cost the state $14 million had it not complied. ...

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No increase in Thruway tolls (access required)

Thruway commuters will have another year of no toll increases. The New York State Thruway Authority this week passed a budget that calls for no toll increases. It’s the eighth consecutive year without an increase. But the $1.56 billion budget ...

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