NEW YORK STATE - Some construction projects on New York highways will be put on hold to ease traffic during the holiday weekend, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Friday.

Lane closures on state road and bridge construction projects will be suspended from Friday, June 30 until 6 a.m. on Wednesday, July 5. Some work may continue behind permanent concrete barriers or for emergency road work.

For a complete schedule of Thruway lane closures throughout the holiday weekend, click here.