UPDATE: 12/16/2015 3:58am This traffic advisory remains in effect Wednesday, December 16, 2015 from 6:30am to 5:00pm.

UPDATE: 12/15/2015 6:01am This traffic advisory remains in effect Tuesday, December 15, 2015 from 6:30am to 5:00pm.

Original Story:

A travel advisory is in effect for Utica today.

From 6:30am until 5:00pm on Monday, December 14, 2015 Lafayette Street between State Street and Varick Street will be closed to permit demolition work on the Route 5, 8, 12 North / South Arterial.

The New York State Department of Transportation says signed detours are in place.

Drivers are advised to use extra caution in the area.