A few will be saved for historical purposes, but don’t expect to see the toll booths being torn down by New York State to be repurposed in any significant way.
A recent story by News10NBC took a viewer question and asked the Thruway Authority what the plan was for those old booths.
In places like Victor (Exit 45) the booths have already been taken out. Other areas – like Manchester, Geneva, and Waterloo (Exits 43-41) still have their booths.
Altogether 230 toll booths will be removed. The Thruway Authority says a couple will be saved for historical purposes. But that contractors are handling the materials.Want the latest headlines in your inbox each morning? Click here to sign up for our Morning Edition and Sunday Insight newsletters. They are dedicated to keeping you in the know. You can also download the FingerLakes1.com App for Android (All Android Devices) or iOS (iPhone, iPad)