The Hudson Valley region is one of the most convenient places to live within New York state. Residents can commute to New York City, head upstate to explore its beauty and travel to nearby states such as Connecticut, New Jersey and more.

Some of the back roads in the Hudson Valley are beautiful and scenic. There are thrilling roads that some residents enjoy taking such as the Hawks Nest in Port Jervis, NY along the Delaware River. 

Hairpin Turn in New Paltz, NY is another Hudson Valley road that has beautiful scenery and quite a windy turn.

Hudson Valley residents can now be informed about an upcoming traffic alert.

New York State Department Of Transportation Released Info About Road Closure

The New York State Department Of Transportation is also known as the NYSDOT.

Their mission states that they take pride in knowing their customers and local residents,

"who live, work and travel in New York State -- have a safe, efficient, balanced and environmentally sound transportation system."

On July 8, 2024, the New York State Department of Transportation released information about a travel advisory in the Hudson Valley.

This travel advisory would inform Hudson Valley drivers of a road closure in Ulster County, NY.

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What Part Of An Ulster County, NY Road Will Be Temporarily Shut Down?

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The New York State Department of Transportation stated that State Route 32 in New Paltz, NY would be closed to traffic. 

The road closure would take place from Jenkintown Road and Campagna Lane in New Paltz, NY. This took place on Monday, July 8, 2024 and will reopen on Tuesday, August 13, 2024.

The road closure in New Paltz, NY is so that the New York Department of Transportation can

"facilitate a culvert replacement, weather permitting."

What Can Hudson Valley Drivers Do About The Route 32 Road Closure In New Paltz, NY?


The New York State Department of Transportation stated that

"Motorists should follow the posted detour as an alternate."

Additional information about this road closure and updates can be found on The New York State Department of Transportation's website and social media accounts.

Which road in the Hudson Valley is your favorite to drive? Did you know about this road closure in New Paltz, NY? Tell us more below. 

5 Must See Scenic Drives In The Hudson Valley

When was the last time that you took the scenic route or the back road? There's something so peaceful about taking in the views of the beautiful farmland and the smells of fresh grass with the windows down. 

The next time that you're out for a drive, take one of these scenic routes to capture the beauty of the area that we get to call home.


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