Friday, October 9, 2009

Route 59 May Become Grueling Ride

By Khurram Saeed, The Journal News

WEST NYACK - The stretch of Route 59 near the Palisades Center mall will become one giant construction zone next year.

And for much of 2011, too.

That's what happens when the state Department of Transportation plans a $30 million makeover of Route 59 from Sickletown Road to Route 303 in West Nyack. It plans to replace five bridges, add a traffic lane, build sidewalks and raise the state road by 18 inches along a section just 1.1 miles long. Continue article here.

Cheder Chabad of Monsey at Principal Leadership Program

Rabbi Avremel Wolowik, principal of Cheder Chabad of Monsey Boys School, at a two-day conference for Chabad principals that was held this week.