ITHACA, N.Y. –– Motorists be advised that tree work at the Ithaca City Cemetery will block traffic on Cascadilla Park Road Monday and Tuesday next week.

Starting 7 a.m. Monday, June 7 no thru traffic will be allowed between 130 Cascadilla Park Rd and 114 Cascadilla Park Road.

Crews will be removing a large tree at the edge of the cemetery and a crane will be set along the street. Thru traffic will not be allowed during working hours –– 7 a.m. until 5 p.m.  

Local traffic and emergency vehicles swill still be allowed access from either end of the road.  

The project is expected to finish on Tuesday, June 8.

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