Lane closures, full closures to take place on Route 198 next week

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — The Scajaquada Expressway (Route 198) will be reduced to one lane at times and completely closed at others in the next week.

The lane closures are due to the replacement of the Elmwood Ave. bridge over the 198. Here are the daily closures:

  • Tuesday, August 16 – 6 p.m. until 6 a.m. – Route 198 will be reduced to one lane in the vicinity of Elmwood Ave.
  • Wednesday, August 17 – 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. – Route 198 will be reduced to one lane in the vicinity of Elmwood Ave.
  • Thursday, August 18 – 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. – The westbound lane of Route 198 will be reduced to one lane in the vicinity of Elmwood Ave. Both lanes will be closed to all traffic from 10 p.m. until 6 a.m.
  • Friday, August 19 – 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. – The westbound lane of Route 198 will be reduced to one lane in the vicinity of Elmwood Ave. Both lanes will be closed to all traffic from 10 p.m. until 6 a.m.

Detours will be posted during the closures.

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