Route 9 Sidewalks: Kinderhook-Valatie Link

Kinderhook, NY & Columbia County, NY

HVEA designed and managed the construction of this locally administered federal aid project that constructed sidewalks along New York State Route 9 in the Villages of Kinderhook and Valatie. The project required a NYS Highway work permit and completed a vital link connecting the two Villages.

The project was funded with federal funds through the Surface Transportation Program and as progressed under the oversight review of the NYSDOT Local Projects Group.

This project included:

  • 3,500 feet of new sidewalk and curbing
  • Property acquisitions
  • Roadway drainage
  • NYSDOT Highway Work Permit
  • Bicycle enhancements
  • Signing & pavement markings
  • Retaining walls
  • Landscape improvements

This project was part of the Comprehensive Plan for the Village and Town of Kinderhook and is the first in a series of proposed projects to create a trail system for pedestrians and bicyclists throughout the Town.