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1 I -990: Continuing this week, the southbound ramp to the eastbound Youngmann Highway will be closed for bridge reconstruction. Alternate routes and signs will be in place to divert traffic. Traffic impact severe.

Traffic will use the posted Niagara Falls Boulevard detour. Project will be completed by Friday.

2 Bailey Avenue: Between Fremont Street and Sheridan Drive, traffic has been shifted to the two center lanes while reconstruction work begins.

Additionally, pavement excavation of Bailey between Fremont and Grover Cleveland Highway, will begin. The lanes in this work zone will be smaller than normal, and overwidth vehicles will not be permitted in this section. Traffic in this work zone will be reduced to a single lane of one-way traffic, maintained with flag persons, causing additional delays. The use of alternate routes is recommended. Traffic impact moderate.

3 Kensington Expressway: Throughout the week, during non-rush-hour daylight hours, both east and westbound traffic will experience periodic lane restrictions as crews remove concrete barriers, and place pavement markings. Traffic impact minimal.

Continuing this week, from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m., there will be various lane closures from Suffolk to Michigan Streets. Traffic impact moderate.

4 Union Road: Continuing this week, from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily, Union Road, between Maryvale Drive and Wehrle Drive in Cheektowaga, will have daytime lane restrictions in the work zone for road resurfacing. Flag persons, as well as illuminated warning arrows, will be used to assist in traffic control. Traffic impact moderate.

5 Hertel Avenue: Beginning this week, all traffic on Hertel Avenue between Starin Avenue and Admiral Avenue will be shifted to the south side of the street, where a single lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction. Additionally, Wellington Road and Sterling Avenue will be closed at the north side of Hertel. This project is expected to be completed in November 2001. Traffic impact moderate.

6 Hamburg Turnpike: Continuing this week from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., the right lane of eastbound Route 5, between Lincoln Avenue and Dana Street, will be closed. From 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., the right lane of the same stretch of westbound Route 5 will be closed for construction. Traffic impact moderate.

7 Southwestern Boulevard: Continuing this week, the Southwestern Boulevard bridge

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