ITHACA, N.Y.—Northbound Meadow Street (Route 13), and West Buffalo Street will be narrowed from three lanes to one while street wastewater pumps are repaired.

The work is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 3, and complete the same afternoon. Delays should be expected and detours will be posted.

The intersection of North Meadow Street (Route 13) and West Buffalo Street.

Westbound traffic on West Buffalo Street planning to turn right onto North Meadow Street (Route 13) should turn right onto North Cayuga, Albany or Plain Streets, travel one block north, turn left onto West Court Street and then take West Court to North Meadow Street.

The right turn lane for westbound traffic on West Buffalo Street will be closed, and no right turns from West Buffalo onto North Meadow will be possible for the duration of the work.

Zoë Freer-Hessler is the digital editor/reporter for the Ithaca Voice. Joining in November 2021, she has covered a wide range of topics related to local news. She can be reached at,...