New York State Route 28

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New York State Route 28
New York State Route 28
NY 28 highlighted in red, and former alignments maintained as reference routes in blue
Route information
Maintained by NYSDOT and the village of Cooperstown
Length281.69 mi [1] (453.34 km)
Existed1924 [2] –present
Major junctions
South endNY-32.svg NY 32 in Kingston
 
North endUS 9.svg US 9 in Warrensburg
Location
Counties Ulster, Delaware, Otsego, Herkimer, Oneida, Hamilton, Warren
Highway system
NY-27A.svg NY 27A NY-28A.svg NY 28A
NY-531.svg NY 531 I-587I-590.svg I-590

New York State Route 28 (NY 28) is a state highway extending for 281.69 miles (453.34 km) in the shape of a "C" between the Hudson Valley city of Kingston and southern Warren County in the U.S. state of New York. Along the way, it intersects several major routes, including Interstate 88 (I-88), U.S. Route 20 (US 20), and the New York State Thruway twice. The southern terminus of NY 28 is at NY 32 in Kingston and the northern terminus is at US 9 in Warrensburg. In Kingston, NY 28 is co-designated as Interstate 587 from its southern terminus at NY 32 to the roundabout linking it to the Thruway (I-87).

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NY 28 was originally assigned in 1924, to an alignment extending from Colliersville in the south to Utica in the north via Ilion. From Colliersville to Cooperstown, the highway followed its current routing (excluding minor realignments); north of Cooperstown, NY 28 was routed along several state highways that now have other designations. The route was extended south to Kingston and north to Warrensburg as part of the 1930 renumbering of state highways in New York. At the same time, NY 28 was realigned between Cooperstown and Mohawk to follow its modern routing. Other than minor realignments in Kingston, Oneonta, Herkimer, and Oneida County, NY 28 has remained the same to this day.

Route description

Ulster County

NY 28's southern terminus is with NY 32 (Albany Avenue) in the city of Kingston. The route heads north, then northwest on Colonel Chandler Drive, a four-lane limited-access highway. The roadway is also designated and signed as I-587, which begins at NY 32 as well. Although Colonel Chandler Drive is built to Interstate Highway standards, it has no intermediary interchanges. After crossing over the Esopus Creek into Ulster, I-587 terminates at a roundabout that links I-587 and NY 28 to the New York State Thruway (I-87) at exit 19. [3]

West of I-87, the route crosses the Blue Line of Catskill Park and becomes the Onteora Trail. Although still four lanes wide, the route is no longer a limited-access highway as it has an at-grade intersection with Modica Lane, a local dead-end street, just west of where it passes over the Thruway. Not long afterward, the highway meets US 209 by way of a cloverleaf interchange. Past US 209, the highway enters a rural area as it heads northwest into the center of the state park. [3]

Near the eastern tip of the Ashokan Reservoir, in the town of Kingston, NY 28 intersects the eastern terminus of NY 28A. West of NY 28A, NY 28 continues towards the north and west along the northern edge of the reservoir. In West Hurley, the route intersects the southern terminus of NY 375. It proceeds along the reservoir to its western end in the town of Olive community of Boiceville, where NY 28A reconnects to the route. Here the mountains begin to loom over the road, with Mount Tremper dominating the view to the north as the route continues along Esopus Creek into the town of Shandaken after passing the southern terminus of NY 212 at Mount Pleasant. At Phoenicia, the largest settlement since Kingston, NY 214 reaches its southern terminus at the highway. [3]

Past Phoenicia, the surrounding slopes become steeper as the road and creek curve around Panther Mountain, one of the Catskill High Peaks, to the south. At Allaben, the Shandaken Tunnel crosses under the road, bringing water from Schoharie Reservoir into the creek. The road and creek start bending to the south to the hamlet of Shandaken, where the town hall on the south side of the road is followed by the southern terminus of NY 42's northern segment. As NY 28 continues trending southwest, the valley becomes less developed. Balsam Mountain, another High Peak, looms ahead.

The northern terminus of NY 42's southern segment marks the small hamlet of Big Indian, after which Esopus Creek crosses for the last time, turning south to its source at Winnisook Lake. The road begins a sustained climb over the next two miles paralleling an Esopus tributary, Birch Creek, up to Pine Hill. At the road to Belleayre Ski Center, in Highmount, the last junction before it leaves the Catskill Park and enters Delaware County, it is for the first time signed as a north–south route. [3]

Delaware and Otsego counties

NY 28 becomes a north-south route just before the Delaware County line. First north-south NY 28 signs.jpg
NY 28 becomes a north–south route just before the Delaware County line.

Across the county line in Middletown, the highway shifts towards the west. NY 28 begins a concurrency with NY 30 in Margaretville, with the routes paralleling the East Branch of the Delaware River. After crossing the Delaware River, the route ends its concurrency with NY 30, and NY 28 continues northwest through Andes as Main Street and Delaware Avenue. In the village of Delhi, the highway becomes known as Andes Road and has a short concurrency with NY 10 in the village center. North of Delhi, it continues north towards the hamlet of Meredith, proceeding west past the hamlet. In Franklin, NY 28 makes a 90-degree turn to the north at the roundabout intersection with the eastern end of NY 357. [3]

Once in Otsego County, it traverses an s-curve before veering to the east to follow the southern bank of the Susquehanna River through the town of Oneonta. The route initially connects to the city of Oneonta, which is located across the river from NY 28, via Main Street. Shortly afterward, NY 28 meets NY 23. The route turns north, overlapping NY 23 along the four-lane James F. Lettis Highway. The two routes cross the River and enter the Oneonta city limits before separating at I-88 exit 15. NY 23 continues north on the arterial, while NY 28 joins I-88 eastward out of the city. [3]

Back in the town of Oneonta, the overlap between NY 28 and I-88 continues along the northern bank of the Susquehanna toward the hamlet of Emmons, where the expressway meets County Route 47 (CR 47) at exit 16. The overlap ends at exit 17 in Milford; however, NY 28 remains in close proximity to the Susquehanna River, which turns northward at the interchange. Roughly 0.75 miles (1.21 km) north of I-88, the highway passes over NY 7 with no access between the two. After another 0.75 miles (1.21 km), the route meets D.K. Lifgren Drive [3] (unsigned NY 992G), [4] a connector providing access between Routes 7 and 28. North of Goodyear Lake, a body of water situated 1 mile (1.6 km) north of Lifgren Drive, the highway parallels the Susquehanna to the village of Milford, where it intersects the southern terminus of NY 166. [3]

The highway continues northward along the banks of the Susquehanna to the village of Cooperstown, home to the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Inside the village, the route is initially known as Chestnut Street. Two blocks from the business district of the village, it intersects NY 80, which occupies Chestnut Street north of this point. Both routes turn west, overlapping each other as the routes leave the village. [3] The portion of the highway between the southern border of the village of Cooperstown and the northern intersection with Grove Street is maintained by the village, and is the only section of the route not maintained by the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT). [5] Routes 28 and 80 head towards the northwest, passing by the now-abandoned Cooperstown Airport. In Otsego, the NY 28/80 concurrency ends at the intersection of NY 205. NY 28 continues northward as it passes Canadarago Lake. In Richfield Springs, the highway has a concurrency with US 20 for 0.5 miles (0.8 km). North of US 20, the highway exits Otsego County. [3]

Herkimer and Oneida counties

NY 28 at the intersection of NY 5S NY 28 at NY 5S west.jpg
NY 28 at the intersection of NY 5S

In German Flatts, NY 28 becomes Columbia Street and intersects the western terminus of NY 168. In Mohawk, NY 28 intersects and has a brief overlap with NY 5S. After crossing the Mohawk River, NY 28 becomes Mohawk Street and meets I-90 (New York State Thruway) at exit 30. In the village of Herkimer, NY 28 has a concurrency with NY 5. North of NY 5, NY 28 begins to parallel the West Canada Creek. In Middleville, it intersects the western terminus of NY 29 and the northern terminus of NY 169. The highway executes a 90-degree turn at the three-route junction. NY 28 continues towards the north paralleling the West Canada Creek. In Poland, NY 28 begins a wrong-way concurrency with NY 8. [3]

In Deerfield, Oneida County, NY 28 splits from NY 8. NY 28 crosses the West Canada Creek and leaves Oneida County for about 3 miles (5 km), then re-crosses the creek and enters Oneida County again. In Trenton, NY 28 joins NY 12 northward toward Barneveld. In Barneveld, NY 12 and NY 28 intersect NY 365. NY 28 splits from NY 12 in Remsen and heads toward the northeast, passing through numerous lakes and reservoirs. In Forestport, it enters Adirondack Park as it parallels the Adirondack Mountains. [3]

NY 28 briefly reenters Herkimer County, but does not have any major junctions. NY 28 passes the Fulton Chain Lakes, among several other large lakes, as it winds through the Adirondack Park. [3]

Hamilton and Warren counties

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NY 28 and NY 30 in Indian Lake

The Fulton Chain Lakes which NY 28 has been following extend into Hamilton County. The highway soon reaches the settlement of Long Lake as it passes south of Raquette Lake. In the hamlet of Blue Mountain Lake, the route begins a wrong-way concurrency with NY 30; the concurrency ends in the hamlet of Indian Lake. East of NY 30, NY 28 begins to shift towards the south. [3]

NY 28 enters Warren County paralleling the Hudson River. In North Creek, it intersects the eastern terminus of NY 28N. The highway continues towards the south opposite to its original course. In Wevertown, it intersects NY 8. It continues towards the southeast paralleling the Hudson River and in Warrensburg, NY 28 comes to an end at a "Y" intersection with US 9. [3]

History

Ulster and Delaware Turnpike

In 1802, the Ulster and Delaware Turnpike was chartered by the New York State Legislature "for improving and making a road from the west line of the Town of Salisbury in the State of Connecticut to the Susquehanna River at or near the Town of Jericho (now Bainbridge)". [6] The portion of the Ulster and Delaware Turnpike east of the Hudson River was also commonly known as the Ulster and Salisbury Turnpike or the Salisbury Turnpike. West of the river, the turnpike connected Kingston to modern-day Bainbridge. At that time it followed modern NY 28 west from Kingston up to the Delaware County hamlet of Andes. From Andes, the turnpike alignment left NY 28 to follow modern CR 2 to De Lancey, NY 10 to Walton, and NY 206 to the Village of Bainbridge. [7] The turnpike crossed the river via the Kingston-Rhinecliff Ferry and used modern Rhinecliff Road and West Market Street to the village center of Rhinecliff, then roughly followed modern-day NY 308 to the hamlet of Eighmyville. [8] It continued east from there using part of present-day CR 52 to eventually connect with and follow the route of current NY 199. [9] The turnpike corporation operated through the late 19th century.

Designation

NY 28 was designated in 1924, by the New York State Department of Transportation from Colliersville (near Oneonta) north to Utica. [2] At the time, NY 28 began at then-NY 9 in Colliersville and headed north on its current alignment to Cooperstown. NY 28 separated from its modern routing and continued to Springfield north of Cooperstown on what is now NY 80. Between Springfield and Richfield Springs, the highway utilized what is now US 20. At Richfield Springs, the highway turned north onto modern NY 167 and followed the current alignments of NY 167 and NY 168 to the village of Mohawk. Here, the highway turned westward, using a small portion of its current alignment and the present-day NY 5S corridor to connect to Utica by way of Ilion. [10]

In 1924, what is now NY 28 was part of NY 19 from Kingston to Margaretville (where NY 19 turned north to follow modern NY 30 to Grand Gorge), NY 9 from Oneonta to Colliersville, NY 28 from Colliersville to Cooperstown, NY 2 from Trenton to Forestport, and NY 10 from North Creek to Wevertown. The remaining portions of modern NY 28 were unnumbered. [2] [10] By 1926, the portion of current NY 28 from Margaretville to Meredith was designated as part of NY 64. Past Meredith, NY 64 continued north to NY 23 on Palmerville Road, McDougal Road, Rathbun Road, and Prosser Hollow Road. Additionally, the segment of modern NY 28 from Middleville to Trenton was designated as part of NY 29. [10] Between 1926 and 1930, what is now NY 28 between Blue Mountain Lake and North Creek became part of NY 10A, a highway extending from Long Lake to North Creek via Blue Mountain Lake. [10] [11] [12]

1955 Yellow Book map of Kingston loosely depicting what became I-587 (NY 28) Kingston, New York 1955 Yellow Book.jpg
1955 Yellow Book map of Kingston loosely depicting what became I-587 (NY 28)

In the 1930 renumbering, NY 28 was extended south from Colliersville to Kingston largely by way of its current alignment along the Ulster and Delaware Turnpike. North of Cooperstown, the route was realigned to follow its modern routing between Cooperstown and Mohawk, then extended into the North Country through Wevertown [11] to Warrensburg along its present alignment. [12] Between Colliersville and Cooperstown, the route remained unchanged. The small portion of NY 10A that did not become part of NY 28 in the renumbering was incorporated into NY 10. [11]

Realignments

In Oneida County, NY 28 originally broke from its modern alignment southeast of Barneveld to follow modern CR 56 into the village. At Mappa Avenue, then carrying NY 12, NY 28 turned north, overlapping NY 12 north along Mappa Avenue through the village. Outside of Barneveld, NY 12 and NY 28 were routed on Plank Road and what is now CR 82 before rejoining their modern alignment near the Remsen community of East Steuben. [13] NY 28 was rerouted slightly c.1940 to enter Barneveld via an extension of Trenton Falls Road and Mappa Avenue. [14] [15] Both NY 12 and NY 28 were realigned onto a new four-lane roadway from Barneveld to East Steuben in the 1950s. [16] [17]

I-587 (long).svg

Interstate 587
Location Kingston
Length1.21 mi [1] (1.95 km)
ExistedJuly 1960 [18] [19] –present

Within Kingston, NY 28 initially began at the intersection of Broadway and East Chester Street, which was part of US 9W at the time. From there, NY 28 followed Broadway, Albany and Clinton avenues, North Front Street, and Washington Avenue through the city to Ulster, where it joined its modern routing at what is now the roundabout leading to New York State Thruway exit 19. [20] When the initial plans for the Interstate Highway System were outlined by the Bureau of Public Roads in the 1955 Yellow Book , a highway was planned for the NY 28 corridor. [21] This highway was included as part of the 1,500-mile (2,414 km) expansion to the system in 1957. Construction began on the roadway, which became Colonel Chandler Drive, in December 1958. It was designated as I-587 and became part of a rerouted NY 28 upon its completion in July 1960. [18] [19] NY 28 continued to extend eastward from Colonel Chandler Drive along Broadway to US 9W until its truncation to NY 32 in the early 1980s. [22] [23] Washington Avenue, bypassed by the new limited-access highway, is now designated as NY 981K, an unsigned reference route 0.41 miles (0.66 km) in length, from Hurley Avenue to NY 28. [1]

In the vicinity of Oneonta, NY 28 originally crossed the Susquehanna River by way of Main Street. The route followed Main Street through the city to Colliersville, where it turned north onto D.K. Lifgren Drive to rejoin its modern alignment. From downtown Oneonta to Colliersville, NY 28 overlapped NY 7. NY 28 was rerouted to follow its current alignment between Main Street south of Oneonta and D.K. Lifgren Drive near Colliersville in the early 1980s, following the completion of what is now NY 28 from I-88 exit 17 to D.K. Lifgren Drive. [24] [25] [26] [27] The portion of Main Street between NY 28 and NY 7 (0.67 miles or 1.08 kilometres long) is now designated as NY 992D while D.K. Lifgren Drive (0.50 miles or 0.80 kilometres in length) is now NY 992G. [1]

In Herkimer, NY 28 originally continued on Mohawk Street past South Caroline Street. The route then turned north onto Prospect Street and continued across modern NY 5 to West German Street where it met NY 5. NY 28 then turned west and began to overlap NY 5. Two blocks later, NY 5 turned south onto North Washington Street, and NY 28 continued along German Street for .4 miles (0.64 km) before meeting its modern alignment. [28] By 1978, a new alignment of NY 5 was built through Herkimer, and NY 28 had been placed on its modern alignment. [29] Farther north at Kast Bridge, NY 28 crossed West Canada Creek via modern CR 7 (West End Road) then crossed the creek once again and met its modern alignment. [28] Between 1967 and 1978, the creek was straightened and NY 28 was realigned along the west bank, which eliminated the two crossings. [30] [29]

Memorial designation

NY 28N sign with Roosevelt-Marcy Trail sign NY-28N-Roosevelt edited.jpg
NY 28N sign with Roosevelt-Marcy Trail sign

On June 14, 2004, Governor George E. Pataki announced that a 1-mile (1.6 km) portion of the highway in the Town of Hurley in Ulster County was to be designated as the "New York State Troopers T. Michael Kelly and Kenneth A. Poorman Memorial Highway". During May 2000, troopers Kelly and Poorman were killed on this stretch of NY 28, when their police cruiser was struck by a tractor-trailer. [31]

Major intersections

CountyLocationmi [1] kmDestinationsNotes
Ulster City of Kingston 0.000.00I-587.svgNY-32.svg I-587 west / NY 32 (Broadway/Albany Avenue)Eastern terminus of I-587/NY 28; southern end of I-587 concurrency
1.21–
1.45
1.95–
2.33
I-87.svgNYS Thruway Sign.svgI-587.svg I-87 / New York Thruway / I-587 east / Washington Avenue ( NY 981K ) southWestern terminus of I-587; northern end of I-587 concurrency; northern terminus of Washington Avenue (NY 981K); I-87/Thruway exit 19; roundabout
Ulster 1.822.93US 209 (NY).svg US 209  Ellenville, Rhinecliff Bridge Cloverleaf interchange
Town of Kingston 4.316.94NY-28A.svg NY 28A westEastern terminus of NY 28A
West Hurley 7.2211.62NY-375.svg NY 375 north Woodstock Southern terminus of NY 375
Shokan 13.3921.55Reservoir Road ( NY 981L )Northern terminus of Reservoir Road (NY 981L)
Boiceville 17.5528.24NY-28A.svg NY 28A eastWestern terminus of NY 28A
Shandaken 20.0632.28NY-212.svg NY 212 northSouthern terminus of NY 212
23.9238.50NY-214.svg NY 214 north Phoenicia, Chichester Southern terminus of NY 214
28.9546.59NY-42.svg NY 42  Lexington Southern terminus of the northern segment of NY 42
Delaware Margaretville 44.4071.45NY-30.svg NY 30 north (Bridge Street) Margaretville Southern end of NY 30 concurrency
47.8877.06NY-30.svg NY 30 south Downsville Northern end of NY 30 concurrency
Village of Delhi 68.28109.89NY-10.svg NY 10 south (Main Street) Walton, SUNY-Delhi Southern end of NY 10 concurrency
68.56110.34NY-10.svg NY 10 north (Main Street) Stamford Northern end of NY 10 concurrency
North Franklin 83.61134.56NY-357.svg NY 357 westEastern terminus of NY 357; roundabout
Otsego Town of Oneonta 88.97143.18I-88.svg To I-88 westAccess via Main Street (unsigned NY 992D); former routing of NY 28
89.21143.57NY-23.svg NY 23 east Stamford Southern terminus of NY 23 concurrency
City of Oneonta 89.39143.86I-88.svgNY-23.svg I-88 west / NY 23 west (James F. Lettis Highway) Binghamton Northern end of NY 23 concurrency; southern end of I-88 concurrency; I-88 exit 15; diamond interchange
Town of Oneonta 91.41147.11 Emmons, Davenport Center I-88 exit 16; diamond interchange; via NY 991F and CR 47
Town of Milford 93.99151.26I-88.svg I-88 east / Gersoni Road (NY 991T) south Albany Northern end of I-88 concurrency; northern terminus of Gersoni Road (NY 991T); I-88 exit 17; diamond interchange
95.75154.09NY-7.svg To NY 7  Colliersville Access via unsigned NY 992G; northern terminus of NY 992G
Village of Milford 103.47166.52NY-166.svgAirport Sign.svg NY 166 north (East Main Street) Cherry Valley, Cooperstown-Westville Airport Southern terminus of NY 166
Cooperstown 111.99180.23NY-80.svg NY 80 east (Chestnut Street)Southern end of NY 80 concurrency
Otsego 117.26188.71NY-80.svgNY-205.svg NY 80 west / NY 205 south Hartwick Northern end of NY 80 concurrency; northern terminus of NY 205
Richfield Springs 126.36203.36US 20.svg US 20 east (Main Street) Cherry Valley Southern end of US 20 concurrency
126.82204.10US 20.svg US 20 west West Winfield  / CR 25A jct.svg CR 25A southNorthern end of US 20 concurrency; northern terminus of CR 25A
Herkimer Mohawk 137.29220.95NY-168.svg NY 168 east (Hammond Street) Paines Hollow Western terminus of NY 168
138.14222.31NY-5S.svg NY 5S west Ilion Western end of NY 5S concurrency
138.59223.04NY-5S.svg NY 5S east / East Main Street west Fort Plain Eastern end of NY 5S concurrency; eastern terminus of East Main Street
138.83223.43I-90.svgNYS Thruway Sign.svg I-90 / New York Thruway I-90/Thruway exit 30
Village of Herkimer 139.22224.05NY-5.svg NY 5 west Utica, HCCC Southern end of NY 5 concurrency
139.71224.84South Washington Street (NY 922B)Northern terminus of unsigned NY 922B
139.91225.16NY-5.svg NY 5 east (State Street) Little Falls Northern end of NY 5 concurrency
Middleville 148.04238.25NY-29.svgNY-169.svg NY 29 east / NY 169 south Fairfield, Little Falls Western terminus of NY 29; northern terminus of NY 169
Poland 155.46250.19NY-8.svg NY 8 north (Cold Brook Street) Speculator Southern end of NY 8 concurrency
Oneida Deerfield 157.63253.68NY-8.svg NY 8 south Utica Northern end of NY 8 concurrency
Trenton 163.60263.29NY-12.svg NY 12 south / Liberty Lane west Utica Southern end of NY 12 concurrency; eastern terminus of Liberty Lane
163.89263.76Mappa Avenue ( NY 921D )Southern terminus of unsigned NY 921D; former NY 921; former routing of NY 28 and NY 12
Barneveld 165.31266.04NY-365.svg NY 365  Barneveld, Prospect, Rome, Hinckley Partial cloverleaf interchange
Remsen 168.20270.69Steuben Street (NY 920V) Remsen Northern terminus of former NY 28B; western terminus of unsigned NY 920V
Alder Creek 175.03281.68NY-12.svg NY 12 north Boonville, Watertown Northern end of NY 12 concurrency; interchange
Hamilton Indian Lake 237.07381.53NY-28N.svgNY-30.svg NY 28N east / NY 30 north Long Lake, Tupper Lake Southern end of NY 30 concurrency; western terminus of NY 28N
248.27399.55NY-30.svg NY 30 south (Sabael Road)Northern end of NY 30 concurrency
Warren Chester 265.23426.85NY-28N.svg NY 28N west North Creek, Minerva Eastern terminus of NY 28N
Johnsburg 270.98436.10NY-8.svg NY 8  Speculator, Chestertown
Town of Warrensburg 281.69453.34US 9.svg US 9  Warrensburg, Chestertown Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

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New York State Route 80 (NY 80) is a 127.32-mile-long (204.90 km) west–east New York State Route located within Onondaga, Madison, Chenango, Otsego, Herkimer, and Montgomery counties in New York. Its western terminus is located at a junction with NY 175 in the city of Syracuse in Onondaga County, from which it actually runs in a north–south direction for 20 miles (32 km). The eastern terminus is located at a junction with NY 5 in the village of Nelliston in Montgomery County. The route is signed north–south from U.S. Route 20 (US 20) north to NY 5.

New York State Route 23 (NY 23) is an east–west state highway in the eastern portion of New York in the United States. It extends for 156.15 miles (251.30 km) from an intersection with NY 26 in the Central New York town of Cincinnatus to the Massachusetts state line in the Berkshire Mountains, where it continues east as that state's Route 23. Along the way, it passes through many communities, including the cities of Norwich and Oneonta. Outside of the communities, the route serves largely rural areas of the state and traverses the Catskill Mountains in the state's Central New York Region. NY 23 crosses the Hudson River at Catskill via the Rip Van Winkle Bridge.

New York State Route 414 (NY 414) is a north–south state highway in the Southern Tier and Finger Lakes regions of New York in the United States. It extends for 83.20 miles (133.90 km) from an intersection with NY 352 in the Steuben County city of Corning to a junction with NY 104 in the Wayne County town of Huron. NY 414 spans five counties and roughly parallels NY 14 between Watkins Glen and Huron. It intersects every major east–west arterial in western New York, including the Southern Tier Expressway, U.S. Route 20 (US 20) and NY 5, and the New York State Thruway (I-90). The route passes through mostly rural areas as it travels between the several villages and cities along its routing.

New York State Route 29 (NY 29) is a state highway extending for 94.79 miles (152.55 km) across the eastern portion of the U.S. state of New York. The western terminus of the route is at NY 28 and NY 169 in Middleville, Herkimer County. The eastern terminus of the route is at NY 22 just south of Salem, Washington County. NY 29 also serves the cities of Johnstown and Saratoga Springs and intersects four major north–south roadways: NY 10, NY 30, U.S. Route 9, and U.S. Route 4.

New York State Route 5S (NY 5S) is a 72.92-mile-long (117.35 km) east–west state highway located in the Mohawk Valley of New York in the United States. It extends from a continuation of NY 5A at an interchange with NY 5, NY 8, NY 12, and Interstate 790 (I-790) in Utica to an interchange with NY 890 in Rotterdam. The route runs along the south side of the Mohawk River for its entire length and parallels NY 5, which runs along the north side of the Mohawk River. NY 5S intersects several primary routes including NY 28 in Mohawk, NY 30A in Fultonville, NY 30 south of Amsterdam, as well as intersecting the New York State Thruway (I-90) several times. The route is part of New York State Bicycle Route 5 west of its junction with NY 103 in Schenectady County.

New York State Route 37 (NY 37) is a state highway in the North Country of New York in the United States, extending for 127.40 miles (205.03 km) on a west–east axis. The western terminus of the route is at an intersection with U.S. Route 11 (US 11) in Pamelia, Jefferson County. Its eastern terminus is at a junction with US 11, NY 11B, and NY 30 in Malone, Franklin County. In between the termini, NY 37 passes through Ogdensburg and Massena. It is a two-lane, nondivided, full access roadway for most of its entire length, except for portions between Massena and western Franklin County, where the route widens to a four-lane divided highway.

New York State Route 245 (NY 245) is a state highway in the Finger Lakes region of New York in the United States. The southern terminus of the route is at NY 21 in Naples. The northern terminus is at NY 5, U.S. Route 20 and NY 14A west of Geneva. From Geneva to Naples, NY 245 traverses the land from the north end of Seneca Lake to the south end of Canandaigua Lake in roughly a northeast to southwest direction.

New York State Route 96B (NY 96B) is a north–south state highway in the Southern Tier of New York in the United States. It connects NY 96 in the village of Candor in Tioga County to NY 13, NY 34, and NY 96 in the city of Ithaca in Tompkins County. NY 96B approaches Ithaca from the south as Danby Road and then as South Aurora Street, before turning westward onto Clinton Street and proceeding to its northern terminus at a junction with NY 13, NY 34, and NY 96. The portion of NY 96B from the Ithaca city line to its northern terminus is maintained by the city.

New York State Route 205 (NY 205) is a 23.24-mile-long (37.40 km) north–south state highway in central Otsego County, New York, in the United States. It extends from Interstate 88 (I-88) at exit 13 near the city of Oneonta to a junction with NY 28 and NY 80 in the town of Otsego. The latter junction also marks the east end of a 2.1-mile (3.4 km) overlap between NY 205 and NY 80, from where NY 80 heads southeast to follow NY 28 to Cooperstown. NY 205 is a two-lane highway for its entire length and passes through the towns of Oneonta, Laurens and Hartwick.

New York State Route 166 (NY 166) is a north–south state highway in Otsego County, New York, in the United States. It extends for 20.96 miles (33.73 km) from NY 28 in the village of Milford to U.S. Route 20 (US 20) north of the village of Cherry Valley. Much of NY 166's southern portion is near Cooperstown, and various county routes serve as connectors between NY 166 and Cooperstown. In Cherry Valley, NY 166 intersects the former western terminus of the First Great Western Turnpike. After passing under US 20, the road continues as County Route 32, which becomes County Route 82 at the Montgomery County line, north to Sprout Brook in Montgomery County, where it meets NY 163. NY 166 is a two-lane highway its entire length.

New York State Route 28B (NY 28B) was a state highway in Oneida County, New York, in the United States. The route served as a connector between NY 287 in the village of Prospect and NY 12 and NY 28 in the village of Remsen. It was assigned in 1935 and removed in the mid-1960s, at which time most of the route became New York State Route 920V, an unsigned reference route. The alignment of NY 28B was originally part of legislative Route 26 and later Route 25 in the early 20th century.

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