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Saturday traffic to be impacted by triathlon

Gazette Staff Report NISKAYUNA and SCHENECTADY — Traffic on some area roads will be rerouted Saturday, for the 7th Annual Pedal-Paddle-Run Triathlon. The event starts at 8 a.m. in Aqueduct Park in Niskayuna, where it also ends. Participants will run and…



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Traffic on Rosendale Rd. at Old River Rd. hairpin.

Rosendale Road traffic complaints prompt study

BY INDIANA NASH Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA- The Niskayuna police department will be completing a traffic study along Rosendale Road after residents have brought up concerns of speeding and noise. According to residents, Rosendale Road used to be a quiet road…



PETER R. BARBER/DAILY GAZETTE PHOTOGRAPHER Rush hour traffic clogs the Rexford Bridge as seen from the Clifton Park side of the Mohawk RIver Thursday, July 9, 2015.

Tentative opening of roundabout scheduled

NISKAYUNA- On Saturday, Sept. 17, the single-lane roundabout off of the Rexford Bridge is scheduled to open, weather permitting. Once the roundabout opens, the traffic signal at the intersection of Balltown Road and Aqueduct Road will be removed. This is…


A tow truck driver works to right a rolled car on Balltown Road, Aug. 16, 2016. Photo by Steven Cook.

Crash closes Balltown Road in Niskayuna

STEVEN COOK Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — A rollover crash in Niskayuna Tuesday afternoon sent a driver to the hospital for minor injuries and shut Balltown Road for a time. The crash also sent a wheel of the rollover car into…


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Upper Union Street to close starting Monday

SCHENECTADY — Sections of Upper Union Street will be closed from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., starting Monday. Local traffic will be allowed in, but no through-traffic will be allowed in the busy business corridor during the day. The road…


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Water main break on Balltown Road shuts southbound lane

Niskayuna: Southbound lane of Balltown Road between Aqueduct and Reilly way shut for water main break. Could be shut until 10 p.m. — Steven Cook (@ByStevenCook) May 21, 2014 Niskayuna: Homes impacted by water main break have been notified. Town…