DOT will close 2-mile stretch of Parkway for winter

Posted 7 November 2013 at 12:00 am

Press release, New York State DOT

CARLTON – The New York State Department of Transportation will close a 2-mile portion of the Lake Ontario State Parkway between Lakeside Beach State Park and Route 98 in the town of Carlton for the winter months effective Nov. 12.

The highway will be re-opened upon conclusion of the winter weather next spring. The same section was closed last winter.

Motorists will be directed to use Route 18 as a parallel detour route. Electronic message boards were placed this week to inform motorists of the upcoming closure.