County Road 39 Partially Closed Wednesday Night for U.S. Open Preparations

A portion of County Road 39 will be closed overnight on Wednesday as preparations continue for the 2018 U.S. Open at Shinnecock Hills in Southampton, scheduled for June 11 through 17.

The Long Island Rail Road is adding a temporary stop at the Stony Brook Southampton Campus to accommodate the large crowds expected.

A footbridge across County Road 39 will be built next week. County Road 39 will be closed between Shrubland Road and Tuckahoe Lane from Wednesday at 9 p.m. until Thursday at 5 a.m.

Detour signs will be posted in both directions. For step-by-step directions for the detours, click here.

Residents of the Greenfield Road/St. Andrews Road West subdivision can access their neighborhood at the Shrubland Road closure point on County Road 39, with proof of address. The town said there will be no access to the neighborhood from the Tuckahoe Lane closure point.