Final Landscaping

The contractor will be on site in the coming weeks to address landscaping items. Please be alert when driving through the corridor.

Remaining Work

Remaining work includes:

  • Final signs and pavement markings in various locations
  • Driveway paving
  • Landscaping including grass slopes
  • Sidewalk construction west of Chango Drive
  • Pedestrian signals at the Exit 11 northbound ramp
  • Miscellaneous punch list items

There will be no further closures of Round Lake Road or the side streets. Traffic will be maintained using flag persons as necessary. Motorists should expect short term lane closures with all lanes open outside of the contractors working hours.

Thank you for your continued patience during construction. All work will be complete by the end of October.

Round Lake Road to Close Friday October 2nd – 8:00 PM

As part of the Round Lake Road construction project, Round Lake Road will close on Friday October 2nd at 8:00 PM and will remain closed until Monday October 5th at 6:00 AM to facilitate the construction of the roundabout at the Ruhle Road/Raylinsky Road Intersection. When the closure is completed the intersection will be a roundabout. During this closure:

  • Both directions of Round Lake Road will close between the Rite-Aid and the Stewart’s Shop driveways on Round Lake Road.
  • Ruhle Road and Raylinsky Road will not be accessible from Round Lake Road.
  • All entrances to Adirondack Trust, Stewart’s and Rite-Aid are planned to remain open during this phase. This is subject to change based on traffic conditions and public safety.

Detour signs and electronic message signs will be in place to route motorists to Exit 10 and Exit 12. All eastbound traffic will be directed to Exit 10 or Exit 12 for access to I-87 at the East Line Road and Round Lake Road intersection. The northbound detour will use Eastline Road to NYS Route 67. The southbound detour will use Eastline/Longkill Road to Ushers Road.  All westbound traffic will be directed to Exit 10 or Exit 12 at the Interstate 87 interchange. Orange detour signs will be in place to direct motorists along the detour route using Saratoga County Roads and New York State roads.

All homes and businesses will continue to be accessible during this work phase. Local officials and emergency response agencies have been notified of the planned closure and detour.

Limits of Closure (Click to zoom):Stage 5F ClosureDetour Route (Click to zoom):
Stage 5F Closure - Detour

Traffic Pattern Change – Partial Closure of Round Lake Road and Changes to Ruhle Road Access

Starting Friday September 18th at 8:00 PM and ending Friday October 2nd at 8:00 PM, the following traffic restrictions will be in place:

  • The eastbound lane of Round Lake Road will close between the Rite-Aid and the Stewart’s Shop driveways on Round Lake Road. The westbound lane of Round Lake Road will remain open to traffic.
  • Only right turns will be permitted at the Ruhle Road/Round Lake Road intersection. All southbound Ruhle Road Traffic will be required to turn right (west) at the intersection.
  • Raylinsky Road will remain closed during this phase of work (similar to current conditions)
  • All entrances to Adirondack Trust, Stewart’s and Rite-Aid are planned to remain open during this phase. This is subject to change based on traffic conditions and public safety.

Example Movements for Motorists:

Motorists traveling on Round Lake Road: Eastbound lanes will close at the Rite-Aid Driveway. The Chango Drive intersection will remain open. The Hannaford Plaza entrances to Chango Drive and Round Lake Road will remain open. Detour signs and electronic message boards will be in place to direct eastbound motorists destined for I-87 to Eastline Road/Longkill Road.

Motorists traveling from Ruhle Road to Round Lake Road: No left turns will be permitted. To travel east on Round Lake Road, motorists will need to first travel west, and follow detour signs to I-87.

Motorists traveling from Round Lake Road to Ruhle Road: Access to Ruhle Road from Round Lake Road will only be available to westbound traffic (originating from I-87, Village of Round Lake, etc.). Right turns onto Ruhle Road will be permitted at the intersection. From the west, motorists will follow detour signs to Eastline Road, then Miller Road to access Ruhle Road.

Starting at 8:00 PM on October 2nd, the entire Round Lake Road/Ruhle Road intersection will be closed for that weekend to complete the roundabout. The roads will reopen to traffic Monday morning. We will distribute additional information regarding the full closure in advance.

See below for a graphic of the traffic pattern:

Stage 5D Image

Traffic Pattern – Update

Please note – the previously noted change slated for September 11th has been delayed until September 18th. The current traffic pattern will remain in place during that time. Information regarding the upcoming change will be released next week.

Traffic Pattern Change – Restrictions to Ruhle Road Access

Starting Tuesday September 8th at 7:00 AM through Friday September 11th at 8:00 PM, access to Ruhle Road from Round Lake Road will be restricted as follows:

  • No turns from Round Lake Road to Ruhle Road will be permitted at the intersection from Tuesday through Friday. All southbound Ruhle Road Traffic will be detoured to the west towards the Chango Drive roundabout.
  • Motorists traveling from Ruhle Road to Round Lake Road: No left turns will be permitted. To travel east on Round Lake Road, motorists should use the Chango Drive roundabout to u-turn. To travel west, continue on Round Lake Road.
  • Motorists traveling from Round Lake Road to Ruhle Road: No left or right turns onto Ruhle Road will be permitted. You will be detoured to Eastline Road, then Miller Road to access Ruhle Road.
  • Raylinsky Road will remain closed during this phase
  • Round Lake Road will remain open in both directions during this phase of the work
  • Entrances to Adirondack Trust, Stewarts and Rite-Aid are planned to remain open during this phase.
  • After September 11th there will be another traffic pattern change. We will release that information next week.

See below for an image of the traffic pattern during this phase (click to zoom). Stage 5C Image

Raylinsky Road Closure – 8/24/15

The ingress and egress to Raylinski Road at Round Lake Road will close on Monday Morning August 24th. The Chango Drive Roundabout will be open on Monday Morning August 24th along with through traffic along Round Lake Road. The entrances to Rite-Aid will remain open during this phase. A signed detour route will be in place to direct drivers around the closure using Chango Drive. The limits of the road closure are shown below:

Raylinsky Road Closure