ITHACA, N.Y.—Asphalt repair is scheduled to begin May 2, 2022, at Seneca Way and E. State Street, Route 79.

The project will include installation of a new manhole ring and cover, as well as repairs to the surrounding asphalt.

Construction signage will be posted, and flaggers will be on site, though the road will be closed near the work zone.

Zoë Freer-Hessler

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