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Traffic advisory: Nov. 17

South Street reopens to traffic on Thursday, Nov. 17 at 3 p.m.

Traffic advisory: Nov. 17

South Street traffic advisory for Thursday, Nov. 17 (weather permitting):
Due to striping of South Street, the street will be closed to traffic from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thank you for all your cooperation and patience!

Project advisory: Nov. 8-10

Project advisory for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, Nov. 8 to 10:

Due to the Glens Falls National Bank project contractor Rozell Industries’ unloading concrete forms at the project site on South Street, portions of the street near the Glen/South Street intersection and by the new bank center may be temporarily closed to traffic. There may be intermittent one-way traffic through this portion of the street.

Thanks for your continuing cooperation!

Advisory: Week of Nov. 7

Project advisory for the week of November 7:

Normal traffic and parking pattern on South Street, though please note that there will be occasional intermittent traffic due to final repairs and adjustments. Thank you for your continuing cooperation!

Paving complete!

SPECIAL ADVISORY

PAVING HAS BEEN COMPLETED

SOUTH STREET IS RE OPENING AS OF 6PM SATURDAY FOR TRAFFIC AND PARKING

THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION,UNDERSTANDING AND PATIENCE

WEEK OF OCTOBER 31 2011

NORMAL TRAFFIC AND PARKING PATTERN RETURNS TO SOUTH STREET

NOTE-OCCASIONAL INTERMITTENT TRAFFFIC DUE TO FINAL REPAIRS AND ADJUSTMENTS

THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUING COOPERATION

Special advisory for Saturday, Oct. 29

Due to the malfunctioning of the asphalt plant today, only a portion of South Street was paved, thereby requiring the continuation of paving on Saturday, October 29.

Saturday

Weather permitting, paving will resume Saturday morning at 6:30 a.m. and continue through the day. During the paving, South Street will be closed to traffic and closed for parking purposes.
Note: Accessibility to businesses

Entrance access to the businesses on the north side of South Street (North Country Coffee Cafe, New Way Lunch, etc.) is available via entry off of Elm Street into the South Street parking lot.

Entrance access to businesses on the south side of South Street (JP Bruno’s, South Street Floral, Pete’s Diner, Jaeger and Flynn, etc.) is available via entry through the Elm Street parking lot (accessible via Elm or Glen Streets) to the back entrances of the businesses.

Reopening

Provided the weather cooperates, South Street will reopen for traffic at 7 p.m. on Saturday, October 29, though some side streets intersecting with South Street may be closed, including Elm, School and New Pruyn Streets. Parking will be permitted on South Street.

Week of October 31, 2011

Normal traffic and parking pattern returns to South Street! There will be occasional intermittent traffic due to final repairs and adjustments.

Thank you for your continuing cooperation!

Coming down the homestretch!

Special advisory for Friday and Saturday, October 28 and 29:

Friday

Weather permitting, beginning at 6:30 a.m., workers will be street sweeping and then paving. South Street and the side streets that intersect with South Street (Elm, School and New Pruyn Streets) will be closed on Friday for traffic. There will be no parking along South Street.

Note: Accessibility to businesses

Entrance access to the businesses on the north side of South Street (North Country Coffee Cafe, New Way Lunch, etc.) is available via entry off of Elm Street into the South Street parking lot.

Entrance access to businesses on the south side of South Street (JP Bruno’s, South Street Floral, Pete’s Diner, Jaeger and Flynn, etc.) is available via entry through the Elm Street parking lot (accessible via Elm or Glen Streets) to the back entrances of the businesses.

Saturday

Weather permitting, beginning at 7:00 a.m., South Street will reopen for traffic. However, the side streets that intersect with South Street (Elm, School and New Pruyn Streets) will be closed during the day for continuation of paving them. Parking will be permitted on South Street.

Week of October 31, 2011

Normal traffic and parking pattern returns to South Street! There will be occasional intermittent traffic due to final repairs and adjustments.

Thank you for your continuing cooperation!

Adjusted project schedule

Adjusted project schedule for Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, October 26, 27 and 28:

Due to weather conditions, paving will be delayed and is scheduled for Friday, October 28, weather permitting. South Street will be open for motorists on Wednesday and Thursday, October 26 and 27, though no parking will be permitted along the entire street. A decision will be made Thursday afternoon regarding whether weather conditions are favorable for paving and tack coating on Friday.

When paving and tack coating does occur, the entire length of South Street will be closed to traffic and parking.

Note: Accessibility to businesses

Entrance access to the businesses on the north side of South Street (North Country Coffee Cafe, New Way Lunch, etc.) is available via entry off of Elm Street into the South Street parking lot.

Entrance access to businesses on the south side of South Street (JP Bruno’s, South Street Floral, Pete’s Diner, Jaeger and Flynn, etc.) is available via entry through the Elm Street parking lot (accessible via Elm or Glen Streets) to the back entrances of the businesses.

Thank you for your continuing cooperation!

UPDATED Advisory: Week of Oct. 24

Updated & Revised South Street Advisory for week of October 24th

PROJECT NEARING COMPLETION :

Repair work by National Grid contractor on the underground vault is completed and South Street is now reopened.

SCHEDULE (WEATHER PERMITTING)

On Monday and Tuesday, October 24 and 25, milling of the street will occur along with raising manhole covers to grade and preparation for asphalt paving.

On Wednesday Thursday, and possibly Friday, tack coating and paving of the street will be undertaken.

Traffic and Parking Restrictions

*During the  earlier part of the week;  Monday- closure of South Street (from GLEN TO ELM ONLY ) due to work to raise the manhole covers.   Otherwise; intermittent alternating one way traffic for the entire length of South Street Monday and Tuesday.

*On Wednesday (weather permitting)  paving will commence and  during paving operations ; the entire length of South Street will be temporary closed to traffic from Broad/New Pruyn to Glen .

*No on street parking (thru the week)  for the entire length of South Street is permitted as milling and paving operations are underway.

Entrance access to the businesses on the north side of South Street (North Country Coffee Cafe , New Way Lunch) is available via entry off of Elm Street into the South Street parking lot.

Entrance access to businesses on the south side of South Street (JP Bruno’s, South Street Floral , Pete’s Diner , Jaeger and Flynn ) is available via entry through the Elm Street parking lot (accessible via Elm or Glen Streets) to the back entrances of the businesses.

Thank you for your continuing cooperation!

Advisory as of October 21:

Repair work by National Grid contractor is completed and South Street is now reopened.

On Monday and Tuesday, October 24 and 25, completion of milling of the street will occur.

On Wednesday and Thursday, October 26th and October 27th, paving of the street will be undertaken.

Traffic and parking advisory for week of October 24th:

Intermittent alternating one way traffic for the entire length of South Street. No parking on either side of the entire length of South Street is permitted as milling and paving operations are underway.

Thank you for continuing cooperation!