Westchester County

Road Closures due to Crane Road Bridge Construction

There will be a series of closures on the Bronx River Parkway next week for the BRP - Crane Road Bridge Replacement Project:

  • NB BRP Midday Closures (Monday to Friday 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM);
  • NB & SB BRP Night/Saturday Closure 10 PM Friday April 25 to 10 PM Saturday April 26; and,
  • SB BRP Exit Ramp to Crane Road (Exit 12) Closure - April 26 to July 26. 

 

Midday Closures - Parkway

Monday through Friday (April 21 - 25, 2014) from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., the following closures will be in effect:

  • The Northbound Bronx River Parkway will be closed.

Northbound Closure

  • There will be no access from the six-lane portion of the NB Bronx River Parkway to the four-lane portion of the NB Bronx River Parkway at the Sprain Brook Parkway.
  • All traffic will be diverted onto the Sprain Brook Parkway and then Central Park Avenue (NY 100) all the way to White Plains.
  • This is designed to lessen the impact and the volume of diverted traffic to Harney Road, Scarsdale Avenue and East Parkway in Eastchester and Scarsdale.
  • NB BRP will be accessible to local traffic at the following locations (between the Sprain Brook Parkway and Harney Road) at all times.
  • Entrances from Paxton Avenue , Elm Street, Scarsdale Road, Thompson St. and Leewood Drive will be open.
  • All NB traffic will be diverted at Harney Road to Scarsdale Avenue and East Parkway, reentering the NB BRP at Crane Road.
  • The NB BRP will be open to traffic at Crane Road and all points north. 

 

NB & SB BRP Closure

10 PM Friday, April 25 - 10 PM Saturday April 26

  • The Northbound and Southbound Bronx River Parkway will be closed:

Northbound Closure

  • There will be no access from the 6 lane portion of the NB Bronx River Parkway to the 4 lane portion of the NB Bronx River Parkway at the Sprain Brook Parkway.
  • All traffic will be diverted onto the Sprain Brook Parkway and then Central Park Avenue (NY 100) all the way to White Plains.
  • This is designed to lessen the impact and the volume of diverted traffic to Harney Road, Scarsdale Avenue and East Parkway in Eastchester and Scarsdale.
  • NB BRP will be accessible to local traffic at the following locations (between the Sprain Brook Parkway and Harney Road) at all times.
  • Entrances from Paxton Avenue, Elm Street, Scarsdale Road, Thompson Street and Leewood Drive will be open.
  • All NB traffic will be diverted at Harney Road to Scarsdale Avenue and East Parkway, reentering the NB BRP at Crane Road.
  • The NB BRP will be open to traffic at Crane Road and all points north.

Southbound Closure

  • There will be no access to the SB BRP, in White Plains, south of the County Center.
  • All Traffic will be detoured onto Central Avenue , south to the Sprain Brook Parkway.
  • Entrances to the Southbound BRP at Main Street & Fenimore Road will be closed.
  • The SB Bronx River Parkway will be open at Ardsley Road and all points south

 

SB BRP Exit Ramp to Crane Road (Exit 12) Closure

April 26 - July 26

  • Exit 12 from the SB BRP to Crane Road will be closed from April 26 to July 26.
  • A detour will be posted utilizing the SB BRP to Exit 10 (Harney Road, to Scarsdale Avenue) (see attached graphic)
  • Route 22 is suggested as an alternate to the detour route.

 

Motorists are advised to seek alternate routes. Numerous variable message signs are being used to alert motorists of the upcoming closures.

The project began last summer and will take three years to complete.

For additional information, contact Westchester County Department of Public Works and Transportation at (914) 995-2555. Full details on this project are available at www.westchestergov.com/craneroadbridge.