Traffic advisory: Week of Oct. 15

October 14, 2011
By Admin

SPECIAL ADVISORY BEGINNING SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15TH

From Saturday, Oct 15th thru Sunday, Oct 23rd:
The portion of South Street that runs approximately 300 feet from the Glen Street/South Street intersection to the area by the South Street lot/Farmers Market entrance will be closed for National Grid to repair an underground electrical transformer vault under South Street.

Entrance – Access to the businesses on the north side of South (North Country Coffee Cafe and New Way Lunch) will have access thru entry off of Elm Street into the South Street Parking Lot.

Entrance – Access to business on the south side of South Street: (JP Bruno’s, etc.) may be accessed through entry off of ELM Street into the Elm Street Parking Lot or through entry off of Glen Street into the Elm Street Lot.

SPECIAL ADVISORY FOR MONDAY OCTOBER 24 AND TUESDAY 25TH as the project nears completion:

Paving of the entire length of South Street begins at the western section by Rite Aid and Union Square.

During these two days there will be limited traffic access and no parking along the entire length of South Street.

Traffic advisory: Week of Oct. 10

October 8, 2011
By Admin

All work is subject to weather conditions.

Placement of new brick pavers to accompany new sidewalks being completed along with curbs. Manholes and catch basins will be adjusted to final grade. Complete installation of new street lighting and fixtures. New street sign posts, and mounting new signs.

TRAFFIC:

Two way traffic with some intermittent alternating one-way traffic at times.

PARKING:

FREE Public Parking is available in the Elm Street lot and South Street lot.

No parking will be permitted on either side of South Street from the School Street/South Street intersection (by Rite Aid) to Glen Street/South Street. Also, there will be no parking from the Broad Street/South Street intersection to South Street/Glen Street intersection.

SIDEWALKS & ACCESS:

ACCESS is available to the front entrances of each building on South Street!

Due to construction of new sidewalks and curbs along the North side of South Street (the side with Union Square, Hocus Pocus, Sandy’s, New Way Lunch, North Country Coffee, Mikado the current sidewalks will be closed until the concrete is cured. Access is still available to all businesses.

CROSSWALKS-INTERSECTIONS:

Pedestrians should use the intersection crosswalks at the South Street/Elm Street intersection and the South Street/Glen Street intersections. Other crosswalks will not be available for crossing purposes.

STREET LIGHTING:

Complete installation of new street lights along South Street will be finished this week.

SPECIAL ADVISORY BEGINNING SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15TH

From Saturday, Oct 15th thru Sunday, Oct 23rd:
Portion of South Street-approximately 300 feet from the Glen Street/South Street intersection to the area by the South Street lot/Farmers Market entrance will be closed for National Grid to repair and underground electrical transformer vault under South Street.

Entrance – Access to the businesses on the north side of South (North Country Coffee Cafe and New Way Lunc)h will have access thru entry off of ELM Street into the South Street Parking Lot

Entrance – Access to business on the south side of South Street: (JP Bruno’s, etc.) may be accessed thru entry off of ELM Street into the Elm Street Parking Lot or through entry off of Glen Street into the Elm Street Lot.

SPECIAL ADVISORY FOR MONDAY OCTOBER 24 AND TUESDAY 25TH as the project nears completion:

Paving of the entire length of South Street begins at the western section by Rite Aid and Union Square.

During these two days there will be limited traffic access and no parking along the entire length of South Street.

Traffic advisory: Week of Oct. 3

October 1, 2011
By Admin

SOUTH STREET UPDATE
ADVISORY FOR SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1

The Glens Falls National Bank Contractor will be installing conduits underneath  South Street. As a result, there will be  traffic delays.

ADVISORY FOR MONDAY, OCTOBER 3

The National Grid contractor will be installing a new top on the electrical vault in front of Empire Theater Building, causing some delay in traffic on South Street.

ADVISORY FOR THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 3
All work is subject to weather conditions.

Installment of new sidewalks and curbs along the North side of South Street (the side with New Way Lunch and the Empire Theater) from the Broad Street/South Street intersection to the Glen Street/South Street intersection is scheduled.

New street lighting and fixtures are being installed on the North side of South Street-South Side.

TRAFFIC

Some intermittent alternating one-way traffic at times.

PARKING

Free public parking is available in the Elm Street lot and South Street lot.

No parking will be permitted on either side of South Street from the School Street/South Street intersection (by Rite Aid) to the Glen Street/South Street intersection.

No Parking will be permitted from the Broad Street/South Street intersection to the South Street/Glen Street intersection.

SIDEWALKS & ACCESS

ACCESS  is available to the front entrances of each building on South Street!

Due to construction of new  sidewalks and curbs along the North side of South Street (the side with  Union Square, Hocus Pocus, Sandy’s, New Way Lunch, Adirondack Coffee and Mikado, the current sidewalks will be  closed. Access is still available to the businesses, however!

CROSSWALKS-INTERSECTIONS

Pedestrians should  use the intersection crosswalks at the South Street/Elm Street intersection and the South Street/Glen Street intersections. Other crosswalks will not be available for crossing purposes.

STREET LIGHTING

Installment of new street lights continues on the North Side of South Street. The new street lights along the South Side of South Street are now operational.

Traffic advisory: Week of Sept. 26

September 23, 2011
By Admin

All work is subject to weather conditions

New sidewalks and curbs along the south side of South Street from School to Glen are scheduled for completion at this time.

New street lighting and fixtures (similar to the lights on Glen Street) will be in operation on the south side of South Street.

TRAFFIC

There will be two-way traffic along South Street with some intermittent alternating one-way traffic at times.

PARKING

FREE  Public Parking is available in the Elm Street lot and South Street lot.

No parking is permitted on either side of South Street from the School Street/South Street intersection (by Rite Aid)  and Broad Street to South Street/Glen Street intersection.

SIDEWALKS & ACCESS

ACCESS  is available to the front entrances of each building on South Street!

Completion of sidewalks and curbs along the South side of South Street (the side with Pete’s Diner, Alternative Silvermine, Northway Exchange, South Street Floral, JP Bruno’s, Irish Pub, etc.).  Sidewalks will be closed so that new sidewalks and curbs can be constructed, though all shops are open for business!

Continuing with removal of sidewalks and curbs on the North side of South Side by Union Square, Hocus Pocus and moving toward Glen Street with   preparation will be underway for installing new sidewalks and curbing. As work progresses, sections of these  sidewalks will be closed at some point during this week.

CROSSWALKS-INTERSECTIONS

Pedestrians should  use the intersection crosswalks at the South Street/Elm Street intersection and the South Street/Glen Street intersections. Other crosswalks will not be available for crossing purposes.

STREET LIGHTING

Installment of new street lights continues with new lighting operational along the south side of South Street.

Sidewalk update: Friday, Sept. 23

September 22, 2011
By Admin

Friday, September 23rd, weather permitting, there will be new sidewalks installed beginning on the South side of South Street from the School Street/South Street intersection to the Glen Street/South Street intersection.

Entrances to all businesses remain OPEN!

Free public parking is provided in the Elm Street and South Street parking lots.

Parking lot advisory: Sept. 19 & 20

September 16, 2011
By Admin

South Street update for Monday and Tuesday, September 19 and 20 ONLY: Parking restrictions on South Street Parking lot. Read on -

FOR MONDAY AND TUESDAY FROM 5AM TO 1PM (DUE TO INSTALLATION OF WIRING FOR THE NEW STREET LIGHTING) ONLY ONE HALF OF THE NORMAL PARKING SPACES  WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PARKING UNDER THE PAVILION AREA.  WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE .