Draft Exit 17 TIP Amendment request

The New York State Department of Transportation has requested an amendment to the A/GFTC Transportation Improvement Program that would add approximately $11M to the scope of the Exit 17 bridge replacement and ramp reconfiguration project. This amendment request has been reviewed and Approved by the A/GFTC Planning Committee for release for a 30-day public comment and review period prior to Policy Committee approval. Written comments will be accepted through July 15, 2020 by mail at A/GFTC, 11 South Street, Suite 203, Glens Falls, NY 12801 or by email at afrankenfeld@agftc.org.

North Creek / Ski Bowl Access study – draft

The draft North Creek / Ski Bowl Access Study is available for public comment and review prior to Policy Committee consideration. The draft plan identifies conceptual access improvements for motorists, bicyclists and pedestrians between the hamlet of North Creek and the Ski Bowl Park recreation area that would be desirable in the event of future developments in the park. Gateway treatments to encourage traffic calming are also included in the draft. Comments will be accepted through July 15, 2020, and may be submitted by mail at A/GFTC, 11 South Street, Suite 203, Glens Falls, NY, 12801 or by email at jmance@agftc.org

Draft Air Quality Conformity Determination

The draft Air Quality Conformity Determination for the Albany-Schenectady-Troy 1997 8 Hour Ozone Non-Attainment Area is available for public review and comment prior to Policy Committee consideration as final. This new conformity determination was triggered by Capital District Transportation Committee’s update of its New Visions 2050 metropolitan transportation plan. The report confirms that projects listed in A/GFTC’s and CDTC’s long range plans (LRPs) and Transportation Improvement Programs (TIPs) meet all applicable transportation conformity requirements. 

This document is available for public review and comment through July 15, 2020. Written comments will be accepted by mail at A/GFTC, 11 South Street, Suite 203, Glens Falls, NY 12801 or by email at afrankenfeld@agftc.org.

Temporary Office Closure

A/GFTC staff will be working remotely as of 3/16/2020. As a result, the office location will be closed. However, staff is still available via email (preferred) and phone during normal business hours.