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Excellence in Highway Design
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Category 1 - The Urban Highway

Award of Excellence

Photo: Long Island Expressway/Seaford-Oyster Bay Interchange

Long Island Expressway/Seaford-Oyster Bay Interchange

Oyster Bay, New York

Designer:  Vollmer Associates LLP, New York City
Contractors:  Hendrickson - Scalamandre - Posillico Joint Venture, Long Island

Input from nearby communities led to a reconstruction design that provided a combination of auxiliary lanes, altered ramp configurations, and enhanced crossroad and service road intersections. This design fully addressed the project objectives of improved traffic operations, increased safety, decreased congestion, and efficiently distributed traffic.

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