Overnight paving begins on Route 96

Motorists are being advised of a traffic alert for on a major thoroughfare in Monroe County.

Overnight paving work has begun on a three-mile portion of Route 96, a portion of which is known as East Avenue, in Brighton and Pittsford.

Paving will take place between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. over the next several weeks.

Drivers will experience alternating lane closures while the work is performed.

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