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QUEENSBURY | Warren County officials have received four proposals for either the operation or purchase of the county railroad, and they will soon be evaluating what portions of the documents will be made public. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Robust sales tax revenue for Warren County is leading to more of its rough roadways to be paved this summer, if not earlier. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | While a number of highway employees of towns surrounding Lake George have taken steps to reduce the use of road salt in an effort to reduce lakewater pollution, the procedures have not been standardized or fully documented. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Warren County’s 2019 budget as amended this last week calls for a increase in the tax levy of about 2.5 percent, according to county Budget Officer Frank Thomas. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | Prompted by complaints voiced Sept. 28 by Warren County supervisors, employees of an enterprise seeking to operate excursions on the county’s railroad tracks sent workers to the North Creek train station to clean up... Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | A preferred route for extending the Warren County Bikeway to Warrensburg has been chosen after a months-long feasibility study was conducted recently by Alta Planning & Design. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Three new top executives in Warren County government were named March 16 — and one resignation was announced — as county supervisors held their monthly meeting. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Whether Jeffrey E. Tennyson will keep his job as Warren County Superintendent of Public Works remains questionable, following his guilty plea  to a misdemeanor charge of driving while intoxicated, stemming from his Jan. 28 arrest... Read more

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NORTH CREEK —  Rail-bike excursions on the railroad tracks north of North Creek will be available to the public soon, according to Justin Gonyo of the Saratoga-North Creek Railway. Read more

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WARRENSBURG — Local businesses are continuing to express interest in hooking up to a new municipal sewer system. Read more

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NORTH CREEK — Passengers on the Saratoga-North Creek Railway will soon be offered a novel experience — a throwback to a more gracious era of travel a century ago. Read more

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QUEENSBURY — Thousands of gallons and nearly a ton of hazardous materials were collected since May in two collection events held by Warren County. Read more

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NORTH CREEK — A five-year contract with Iowa Pacific Holdings LLC, operators of Saratoga & North Creek Railway was approved by Warren County Public Works Committee this week, ensuring train service to the area. Read more

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QUEENSBURY — The streamlining of Warren County committees last week reduces the number of committees to a manageable 14, down from 25, while creating a twice-monthly schedule to accommodate meetings at that level. Read more

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QUEENSBURY — Winter road clearing in Warren County is likely to be more ecologically friendly and less costly beginning this winter due to an initiative endorsed Aug. 31 by county supervisors. Read more

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THURMAN — As of last weekend, dozens of rural Thurman residents are now re-connected directly the rest of town, as the new Combs Road Bridge over Patterson Creek has been completed — at a savings of well over $300,000 to local taxpayers. Read more

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