Office of Accountability

DTSDE Institute & PLC Training Program

TRAVEL DIRECTIONS

NYSED Office of Accountability
DIRECTIONS AND PARKING FOR DTSDE FOCUS DISTRICT INSTITUTE SESSION D
Wednesday, May 4 and Thursday, May 5, 2016
Empire State Plaza Convention Center
Albany, New York 12242

From Points South:
I-87 North (NYS Thruway) to Exit 23 (Albany)
* Go through the toll, stay to the left onto 787 north.
* Follow to Exit #3 – Empire State Plaza.
* Exit splits, bear right following Empire Plaza sign. Get in the right lane and follow under the tunnel.

The Visitors Lot (VLot) will be the third entrance on the right. Once parked take the passenger elevators to the Concourse “C” Level and the Convention Center and walk toward Madison Avenue (south) and CEC is directly across the street.

From Points West:
I-90 East (NYS Thruway) to Exit 23 (Albany)
* Go through the toll, stay to the left onto 787 north.
* Follow to Exit #3 – Empire State Plaza.
* Exit splits, bear right following Empire Plaza sign. Get in the right lane and follow under the tunnel. The Visitors Lot (VLot) will be the third entrance on the right. Once parked take the passenger elevators to the Concourse “C” Level and the Convention Center and walk toward Madison Avenue (south) and CEC is directly across the street.

From Points North:
* I-87 South (Northway) to I-90 East (Boston)
* Follow I-90 East to 787 South exit (approximately 4 miles)
* Follow to Exit #3 – Empire State Plaza.
* Exit splits, bear right following Empire Plaza sign. Get in the right lane and follow under the tunnel. The Visitors Lot (VLot) will be the third entrance on the right. Once parked take the passenger elevators to the Concourse “C” Level and the Convention Center and walk toward Madison Avenue (south) and CEC is directly across the street.

From Points East:
* I-90 West to Albany (Mass Pike – then I-90)
* Follow to the 787 South – Albany exit (exit after #8 on I-90)
* Follow to Exit #3 – Empire State Plaza.
* Exit splits, bear right following Empire Plaza sign. Get in the right lane and follow under the tunnel. The Visitors Lot (VLot) will be the third entrance on the right. Once parked take the passenger elevators to the Concourse “C” Level of the Convention Center and walk toward Madison Avenue (south) and CEC is directly across the street.

Parking Information for Visitors:
We highly recommend that you use the parking link below to secure more details of available parking in or near the Empire State Plaza Convention Center.    http://www.ogs.ny.gov/bu/ba/parking/Visitor/

Please note that parking is limited in the vicinity of the Empire State Plaza Convention Center so plan to arrive early to allow extra time in case some visitor lots are full.    For those who choose to drive, paid parking is available at $2.00 per hour at the Convention Center, which is accessible at the Empire State Plaza.   From the parking area; the Convention Center and the Concourse are accessible via the elevators.    Parking is also available on a first come-first served basis at the Visitor Lots located on opposite sides of the Cultural Education Center (CEC) 222 Madison Avenue – cost for each lot is $10.00 per day.

Questions:    Please send questions to our mailbox at DTSDEtraining@nysed.gov.  We look forward to your active engagement in the DTSDE Institute.  

 

Last Updated: May 2, 2016