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The Buffalo Skyway will be closed for maintenance work from 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, the state Department of Transportation announced Wednesday.

As a result, state Route 5 eastbound (inbound to Buffalo) between Ohio Street and the Niagara Thruway will be closed during that time. The Church Street ramp onto state Route 5 westbound (outbound from Buffalo), will also be closed.

The work is weather-sensitive and could be delayed in the event of inclement weather, the DOT reported.

For real-time travel information the DOT recommends either calling 511 or visiting www.511ny.org. The State DOT can also be found on the web at ww.dot.ny.gov and on Twitter at @NYSDOTBuffalo.

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