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Expect traffic delays Wednesday near Colvin exit of I-290

Traffic restrictions and a ramp closure will be in effect Wednesday as bridge maintenance work is performed on the Youngmann Memorial Highway/I-290 in the Town of Tonawanda.

Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane near Exit 2/Colvin Boulevard from 6 p.m. Wednesday until 4 a.m. Thursday, according to the state Department of Transportation. In addition, the ramp from southbound Colvin Boulevard/Route 425 to the eastbound highway will be closed.

Work is weather-sensitive and could be delayed, the DOT advised.

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