Project Update

Beginning the week of July 6th, the contractor will step up work operations and will be working in multiple locations along the corridor. Drivers should anticipate delays throughout the corridor. Work operations will include water line relocation, sanitary sewer relocation and pavement widening.

We ask that motorists be courteous and alert to the construction equipment and especially the workers. Please obey the work zone speed limit and ‘SLOW DOWN’ in the work zone for everyone’s safety.

Project Update

Field Office Information:
The construction field office phone number is now active: 518-289-5116. The field office is located at 320 Ruhle Rd South (next to Adirondack Trust).

Work Update for 6/22/15:
This week the the contractor will start boxing out for the temporary pavement for Stage 1, placing gravel and paving the widening.  The contractor also plans to begin working on the water line.

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Construction Mobilization To Begin

Beginning the week of June 8th the contractor will begin mobilizing equipment, and materials to the project site. Construction signs will also start to be placed along the roadway. Work operations are anticipated to begin the week of June 15th.

Presentation Slides from Public Pre-Construction Meeting

Thank you to everyone that attended the meeting last night. A pdf of the presentation slides is available here: Public Pre-Con

Public Pre-Construction Meeting for Round Lake Road Project

For Immediate Release:

Construction work will soon begin on the Round Lake Road Traffic and Mobility Improvements Project. On Wednesday, June 3, 2015, there will be a public pre-construction meeting to present the proposed construction schedule, introduce Rifenburg Construction personnel and introduce the Creighton Manning construction inspection team. The meeting will take place at Malta Town Hall from 7:00pm to 8:00pm. There will be a brief project presentation followed by a question and answer session.

The final construction plans identifying existing features, proposed improvement, landscaping, lighting, and work limits will be available.

Throughout construction additional information related to schedules and detours will be posted on the project website:

Construction Contract Award and Utility Work

On Monday The Town Board awarded  the construction contract to Rifenburg Construction Inc. of Troy.

Utility relocation work is continuing at the Chango Drive intersection. Please note that there is a planned power shutdown at the intersection in the morning on May 22nd. The shut-down is required to permit NYSEG workers to transfer overhead wires to new utility poles. NYSEG has coordinated with effected customers.