DOT to host public information meeting on proposed safety enhancements at intersection near Seaway Plaza in Pamelia

WATERTOWN, NY — The New York State Department of Transportation will host a public information meeting about a proposal to enhance safety at the intersection of U.S. Route 11, State Route 37, Mill and Leray Street in the Town of Pamelia, Jefferson County. The meeting will be held Thursday, November 1, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the North Pole Fire Hall, 22334 US Route 11, in Watertown.

The Department will be presenting design alternatives for a $4.3 million project at the intersection, which is expected to begin in the spring of 2020 and be completed later that fall.

Members of the public, local officials and representatives of local groups and agencies are welcome to attend and provide comments on the proposed project. The Department is specifically soliciting comments on the development of possible alternatives for the project, the proposed traffic control plan and on the project’s social, economic and environmental impacts.

Please advise if a sign language interpreter, assistive listening system or any other accommodations will be required to facilitate your participation. Interested individuals who are not able to attend on this date may obtain project information by writing to: Scott A. Docteur, P.E., Director, Planning & Program Management, NYS Department of Transportation, Room 706, Dulles State Office Bldg., 317 Washington Street, Watertown, NY 13601.