ITHACA, N.Y.—A portion of Dryden Road near Elmwood Avenue will be reduced to one lane for new water and sewer service installation.

The project began Tuesday, Jan. 10, and is scheduled to finish at 3:30 p.m. on Jan. 12.

On Jan. 10, Dryden Road will be reduced to one lane near the intersection of Elmwood Avenue; on Jan. 11 and 12, Dryden Road will be closed between Bryant and Elmwood Avenues except for local traffic.

Harvard Place is recommended as a detour to avoid the construction area.

Zoë Freer-Hessler

Zoë Freer-Hessler is a general assignment reporter for the Ithaca Voice. She has covered a wide range of topics since joining the news organization in November 2021. She can be reached at