Why is different from all the other at-grade intersections in question?
It is the only one that is a SHORTCUT for interstate trucks to and from I-84 via State Rt. 52. See Map of Dutchess County Road 29
Official letters from the Town, County, and State each say that they
By closing the Carpenter/Taconic median, the State has saved lives at that intersection.

By building the crossing over the Taconic at Carpenter, the State will endanger the lives - as well as destroy the neighborhood character - of all the residents on and near .
What does the state want to do? NYSDOT News Release Excerpt
What does the town want to do? East Fishkill Plan Excerpts

(Stay tuned...more information here soon.)

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