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Eastbound Views

NY 5 and NY 12 are multiplexed as a divided highway called the North-South Arterial Highway. There is an exit for Wilbur Road, followed by exits for NY 8 south and NY 840 west.
Photos taken May 2015.
Northbound NY 8 merges in from the right. It is multiplexed with NY 5 and NY 12 along the arterial.
Photos taken May 2015.
There is an exit for French Road.
Photos taken May 2015.
There is an exit for Burrstone Road and Lincoln Avenue.
Photos taken May 2015.
Passing through Utica, there are traffic lights at Oswego Street and Noyes Street.
Photos taken May 2015.
There is a pedestrian overpass over the arterial.
Photos taken May 2015.
There is an exit for Oriskany Street West (NY 5A) and Oriskany Street East (NY 5S). The arterial ends here. I-790 begins straight ahead.
Photos taken May 2015.
NY 5 follows I-790 for its entire length.
Skipping east to East Schuyler, NY 5 runs east as a two-lane undivided road.
Photos taken May 2015.
North Frankfort Bridge Road begins on the right.
Photos taken May 2015.
Welcome to the Town of Herkimer!
Photos taken May 2015.
Central Avenue (NY 51) begins here at a grade-separated interchange. There is also access to NY 5S.
Photos taken May 2015.
NY 5 passes under the New York Thruway (I-90), but there is no interchange. West German Street begins on the left at a traffic light just before the overpass.
Photos taken May 2015.
Skipping east to Herkimer, East State Street runs east as a four-lane undivided road.
Photos taken May 2015.
There is a bridge over West Canada Creek to East Herkimer.
Photos taken May 2015.
In East Herkimer, NY 5 goes up a hill and narrows down to two lanes.
Photos taken May 2015.

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