UPDATE: Traffic is slow on Route 590 North at Empire Boulevard. The left and center lanes are closed due to a damaged road plate.
EARLIER: The left two lanes along Route 590 in the northbound direction at Empire Boulevard (Exit 8) in the town of Irondequoit will be closed this weekend while work to replace deteriorated bridge joints continues.
The double left lane closure will begin at approximately 8 p.m. on Friday, September 30, and be in place through early Monday morning by 6 a.m.
Motorists are reminded that fines are doubled for speeding in a work zone. In accordance with the Work Zone Safety Act of 2005, convictions of two or more speeding violations in a work zone could result in the suspension of an individual’s driver’s license.