Colonel Chandler Drive

Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
New York Thruway (I-87) and Onteora Trail (NY 28) in Kingston
Eastern Terminus:
Broadway (NY 32) and Albany Avenue (NY 32) in Kingston
Direction:
1.23
Counties:
Ulster
Signed:
Yes

Colonel Chandler Drive is an east/west highway connecting the traffic circle at exit 19 of the New York Thruway (I-87) to the downtown area of Kingston. It is designated I-587 and has NY 28 multiplexed with it for its entire length. A little more than a mile long with no exits, it is one of the shortest interstates in the country. The I-587 designation is not posted on the New York Thruway (I-87), although it is posted on I-587 itself and on the surrounding surface roads.


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