East Avenue, George Street, Lake Street, Rome-New London Road, Erie Boulevard West, Erie Boulevard East, Utica-Rome Expressway

Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
NY 3 in Fulton
Eastern Terminus:
I-790/NY 5 in Utica
Distance:
63.95 miles
Counties:
Oswego, Oneida
Signed:
Yes

NY 49 is an east/west route extending from Fulton, which is located along the Oswego River northwest of Syracuse, to Utica. It begins at NY 3 and runs east to Oneida Lake and then along the north side of the lake. A few miles east of the lake, NY 49 joins NY 46. The two routes are multiplexed along Rome-New London Road, Erie Boulevard West, and Erie Boulevard East to Rome, where they split. For the rest of its length, NY 49 is an expressway called the Utica-Rome Expressway, which follows the Erie Canal southeast to Utica. There, it merges with I-790/NY 5, which becomes the service road of the New York Thruway (I-90).

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