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PLATTSBURGH | As storms bear down in the Adirondacks and plows prowl the streets, local advocacy groups are keeping a spotlight on the effects of road salt. Read more

The Sun

Imagine: You’ve always wanted to visit northern New York, so when your bike-touring friends decide to ride the Empire State Trail, you are ready to go. Read more

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WILMINGTON | The state Department of Transportation (DOT) will begin using less salt on Route 86 between Lake Placid and Wilmington. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | This year’s VTrans Route 116 paving project extends along the highway for approximately 20 miles from just south of Robinson School in Starksboro to the U.S. Route 7 and State Route 116  intersection in Middlebury. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Councilors were at loggerheads last week as they weighed funding for the city’s Department of Public Works (DPW). Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY - Two Brothers Tavern owner Holmes Jacobs, met with the Middlebury Selectboard on Oct. 9 to express his concerns about the need for safety improvements on Route 125 in light of a fatal accident there in September. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | The fate of Middlebury’s Creek Road is still up in the air, according to a Selectboard Meeting Highlights report prepared by Chris English, assistant town manager. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County voters will head to the polls on Nov. 6  to decide a number of local races here... Read more

The Sun

LAKE GEORGE | Conservationists hope to work with road crews to decrease winter salt applications Read more

The Sun

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NORTH ELBA | Supervisor Roby Politi has asked Essex County Department of Public Works to assess safety at the intersection across from the North Elba Horse Show Grounds. Read more

The Sun

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WESTPORT | Essex County leaders are looking to develop marketing tools to expand use of the Essex County Fairgrounds. Read more

The Sun

Summer is here and our highway departments are now engaged in multiple projects. Read more

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