Executive Announces Seasonal Road Construction Projects

 Broome County Kicks Off 2018 Road Construction Season

38+ Miles of Roadway Scheduled to be Repaired

(TOWN OF BINGHAMTON, NY) Broome County Executive and Deputy Commissioner of Public Works-Highway Division Susan Brown announced today plans for seasonal road construction in Broome County.

The County Executive made the announcement on Pennsylvania Avenue in the Town of Binghamton. During the week of May 21, Pennsylvania Avenue (Hawleyton Road) and Quaker Lake Roads in the Town of Binghamton will be paved.

More than 38 miles of roadway throughout county are scheduled to be repaired this year. This includes paving, ditching, crack sealing replacement and mowing.

Again, this year, the County Executive wants the public to be informed on upcoming projects during the season. Each Friday, the upcoming week’s schedule of roadway projects will be released online at www.GoBroomeCounty.com.

Also scheduled during the week of May 21:

On Friday, May 25, the Division will be replacing a large cross road culvert just north of the fire station on Taft Ave in the Town of Union.  Taft Ave will be closed during this time.  Detours will be in place and electronic message boards are currently in place to warn travelers ahead of time.

·         Grader Patching will be performed on Upper Lisle Road in the Town of Triangle.

·         Ditching will be performed on Smith Hill, Hunts Corner and Beartown Roads.

·         Mowing will be performed in Broome County right of way throughout the County roadway system.

2018 County Road Construction Projects

Total Miles: 38.97




Taft Avenue


2” Mill & Pave

Watson Boulevard


2” Mill & Pave

Colesville Road
     Sanitaria Spring to Martin Hill


1” Overlay

Pennsylvania Ave


1 ½” Overlay

Quaker Lake Road


1 ½” Overlay

Conklin Kirkwood Road

     I-81 to SR 7


2” Mill & Pave

Tunnel Road


Stone & Oil

Ballyhack Road


Stone & Oil

Ganoungtown Road


Stone & Oil

Airport Road
     Four Lane


Crack Seal


Airport Road
    Commercial Drive to Airport


Crack Seal

Colesville Road
    Stratmill Road to North Road


Crack Seal

Park Avenue (Curbing)


Crack Seal

Hawleyton Road
    City of Binghamton Line to Hance Road


Crack Seal

05/21/2018 - 1:02pm