The Department of Public Works is responsible for
• Highways • Bridges • Buildings
• Grounds • Airport • Recycling

Our new Traffic Advisory Tool displays the current road closures, construction, incidents, weather info and more.

In accordance with New York State Highway Law Section 136, a permit must be obtained from the County for any work within the County Right-of-Way. Violating this section of New York State Highway Law may result in a fine of up to $1,000 for each day of violation.

New Single Stream Recycling – The five County Recycling Centers began receiving Single Stream Recycling on Monday, March 2, 2015.

Hadley Bow Bridge where it crosses the Sacandaga River
Monday, November 13 until approximately Wednesday, November 15.

Hans Creek Road where it crosses Hans Creek.
Monday, August 28 until approximately November 10.

CR-56 (Scotch Bush Road) where it crosses La Rue Creek.
Monday, September 11 until approximately December 8.


Contact Us
General Inquiries: – Email
Chad M. Cooke, P.E., Commissioner of Public Works
Gregory N. Ball, Deputy Commissioner of Public Works

3654 Galway Road Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Phone: (518) 885-2235
FAX: (518) 885-8809
Office Hours: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Field Hours: 7:30 am – 4:00 pm

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