Emergency repaving on a section of the northbound Meadowbrook State Parkway in Hempstead Town is planned for Thursday during daytime off-peak travel hours, the state Department of Transportation said Wednesday.

That means there will be just a single travel lane from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for motorists in the vicinity of the Stewart Avenue Bridge, Exit M4, the DOT said.

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After that, pothole repair work is to take place on an as-needed basis weekdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. until permanent repaving is conducted in early June during nighttime hours.

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To help avoid delays, the DOT advised motorists to use alternate routes, such as Merrick Avenue or the Wantagh State Parkway.