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I-390/I-490 Improvement Project's new flyover ramp to open Friday

Gates, N.Y. — A milestone in the major construction effort on the I-390/I-490/Route 31 Improvement Project is set to open Friday. The I-390 Flyover will allow southbound traffic to travel over the interchange to help avoid congestion. “The new flyover is a major achievement for Rochester-area commuters,” Gov. Kathy Hochul...
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390 flyover ramp to open to traffic Friday morning

GATES, N.Y. (WHEC) — Drivers in Western Monroe County are in for a break. The 390 flyover ramp will finally open to traffic Friday morning. It's part of the 390-490 Interchange Project in Gates that's the New York State Department of Transportation has been working on for years. It's supposed...
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Could New York use its National Guard to drive school buses? State says no

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC)— A different approach to addressing the ongoing bus driver shortage in another state had News10NBC wondering what we may see here in New York. The shortage of drivers isn't exclusive to our area, as, in Massachusetts, the National Guard has been called to step in. The guard is training about 150 soldiers on how to drive 7D buses, which are vans that carry up to eight passengers. They'll spread out between the communities with the greatest need.
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Upstate transit systems continue to navigate COVID-19 pandemic

Upstate transit systems like the Rochester Genesee Regional Transportation Authority are starting to see a return to something resembling normalcy as more businesses reopen and people head back to work. But ridership in the Rochester area is still down, said Bill Carpenter, the president and CEO of the authority, in...
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RCSD: 28 bus driver absences cause delays, but good news looking ahead

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC)— The Rochester City School District Monday began its temporary partnership to take some kids to school on city buses, and while there were no bus driver resignations on the first day, driver absences did cause delays. Six RCSD drivers were absent,10 drivers from Monroe School Transportation, and...
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Diesel: Rochester's cheapest, according to survey

(ROCHESTER, NY) You could be saving up to $0.41 per gallon on diesel in Rochester, according to a recent price survey. The title of cheapest station in the Rochester area went to Costco at 335 Westfall Rd, according to a Tuesday survey by GasBuddy. Diesel was listed there at just $3.08 per gallon. The most expensive station in the city was $3.49, at Mobil at 575 N Winton Rd, the survey found:
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Paving, sign structure work on I-390/I-490 interchange to cause delays

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — The New York State Department of Transportation is alerting motorists of overnight road and ramp closures on the I-390 and I-490 interchange in Monroe County due to paving and sign construction work. Monday, September 13, I-390 southbound from Lexington Avenue to Lyell Avenue will be closed...
MONROE COUNTY, NY
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More RCSD students return to class Monday, RTS riders adjusting to delays

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Changes are happening within the Regional Transit Service to accommodate the Rochester City School District’s major bus driver shortage. The new schedule launched Monday, allowing RTS to make stops at 5 additional schools in the RCSD. Because of it, hundreds of students were able to return to the classroom, just a few days after the district’s first day.
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RTS kicks off first day of transportation for RCSD students

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — The school year was off to a rocky start in the Rochester City School District. Amid growing concern and frustration from families of RCSD students regarding the transportation issue, RTS stepping in to lend a helping hand. Today was the first day that RTS provided transportation...
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RTS begins transporting some RCSD students amid bus driver shortage

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — RTS will be helping get students to class at five RCSD schools starting Monday. The move comes as the district continues to address a severe bus driver shortage. The high school students at those schools were working remotely the first couple days of the new semester last week.
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RTS changes bus frequency on several routes as part of plan to help RCSD

Some significant changes are taking place for many RTS bus riders starting Monday due to a recent agreement reached with the Rochester City School District to provide additional bus transportation for high school students. RTS is changing seven of its frequent routes which recently began 15-minute service as part of...
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This is the cheapest gas in Rochester right now

(ROCHESTER, NY) Gas prices vary across in the Rochester area, but if you’re willing to head for the cheapest station, you could be saving up to $0.50 per gallon. Sunoco at 480 Plank Rd was the cheapest station in the area, according to a survey by GasBuddy, with regular listed at $2.89 per gallon Wednesday. By comparison, the most expensive gallon was at Mobil at 390 Culver Rd, where a gallon of regular was selling for $3.39.
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Good Question: What do all the 'B' signs stand for?

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC)— There’s something that's catching the eyes of a lot of drivers--Big green "B" signs posted all over the place it seems. Here are the emails News10NBC’s Brennan Somers received this week: What are they for? Friends and I have spotted them in Henrietta, Fairport, Victor, and Bushnell’s Basin.
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Letter: One way to stop trucks running into the West Avenue bridge

The city of Canandaigua has a great opportunity to be proactive while reconstructing the area under the West Avenue bridge. While the bridge is closed, we can solve the chronic problem of trucks running into the bridge. If you remember the recently removed toll booths on I-90, hanging from the...
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