Westchester County

Road Closures due to Crane Road Bridge Construction

There will be NB Midday Closures of the Bronx River Parkway, starting on Friday July 25 through Friday August 1 from 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM, to install concrete finishing machines on Pier 1, place the Pier 1 concrete deck and facilitate earthmoving from the staging area south of Ardsley Road to the area beneath the new bridge.

 


 

Between August 4 and August 8, 2014 there will be milling and paving on the Bronx River Parkway, East Parkway and the NB Entrance Ramp from Crane Road to the Bronx River Parkway. At the conclusion of this work, on Friday August 8 at 4:30 PM, the Southbound Exit Ramp from the Bronx River Parkway to Crane Road (closed since April 26) will reopen. Please note that this work is weather dependant. The location and hours of each closure are as follows:


NB BRP Midday Closure

Extended through Friday August 8 from 9:30 AM until 3:30 PM, the following closures will be in effect:

  • The Northbound 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.
    • 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.

BRP Daily NB Entrance Ramp Closure

Monday August 4, through Friday August 8 from 7:00 AM until 4:30 PM, the following closures will be in effect:

  • The Northbound Entrance Ramp from Crane Road to the Bronx River Parkway.
    • Traffic will be diverted via local streets to the next NB Entrance to the BRP 0.4 miles to the north. 

 

Local Street Closure

Monday August 4, through Friday August 8 from 9:30 AM until 4:30 PM, the following closures will be in effect:

  • East Parkway, in both directions, between Crane Road and Christie Place.
    • Traffic in both directions will be detoured using Chase Road and Christie Place. 

 


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.