Minor delays expected with Saranac Lake work
SARANAC LAKE — The State Department of Transportation is reminding motorists that drainage improvement work has begun on State Route 86 (Lake Flower Avenue) in Saranac Lake.
The work is expected to be completed in about two weeks.
Sidewalk improvements along Lake Flower Avenue are also expected to begin soon and will continue throughout the summer. The resurfacing of Lake Flower Avenue is scheduled for this fall.
During these projects, motorists should expect minor delays as traffic will be limited to one lane and will be controlled with flaggers.
Jay water-valve work to suspend some service
JAY — The Town of Jay Public Works Department is scheduled to replace a leaking 6-inch valve located just before the intersection of Covered Bridge Lane and Glen Road in Jay on Wednesday, May 7, beginning at 8 a.m.
The following Jay areas (not AuSable Forks or Upper Jay) will be without water from about 8 a.m. to noon: from Ward Lumber throughout 9N and 9S, John Fountain Road, Covered Bridge Lane and Brick Store Lane.
If the work takes longer than four hours, the State Department of Health will be notified as well as the residents.