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.

Project Update

The project is currently advertised for bidding by contractors. Construction work will begin in late May or early June. Tree cutting was completed in March and utility companies have started relocating their facilities. Additional information will be provided in the Construction section of this site.

Work Zone Traffic Control Presentation

This information was presented at the Town Board meeting on October 27, 2014. Link.

Final Design Report Now Available

Additional Public Hearing Materials

Additional materials related to the public hearing have been added to the “Documents” section of the site. These include the Determination and Findings, summary of all written  comments and responses to all technical comments.

They are available here

Public Hearing Transcript Availability

The transcript of the public hearing is available at the Saratoga County Clerk’s Office and the Town of Malta Clerk’s office. Click Here  for an online version.

Designing for Pedestrian Safety

From the Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center:

Interchanges and Roundabouts

Presented Oct. 5, 2010 by Fred Ranck, FHWA Resource Center Safety Design Engineer and Hillary Isebrands, FHWA Resource Center Safety Specialist