Office of Accountability

DTSDE Institute & PLC Training Program

TRAVEL DIRECTIONS

The January Diagnostic Tool for School and District Effectiveness (DTSDE) Institute and Professional Learning Community (PLC) Training Program will be held at the:

Empire State Plaza Convention Center
Albany, NY 12242

Directions and Parking:                  
Directions to Empire State Plaza 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.

Directions to Empire State Plaza 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.

Directions to Empire State Plaza 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.

Directions to Empire State Plaza 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:     
 Please note that parking is limited around 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 is accessible via the elevators.    Parking is also available on a first come-first served basis at Visitors Lots located on opposite sides of the Cultural Education Center (CEC) on Madison Avenue – cost for each lot is $10.00 per day.

 

 

 

 

Last Updated: December 1, 2014