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Wolf Road


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Wolf Road Wolf Road

State Highway Designation: 910B
Official Name: Wolf Road
Control Cities: Colonie
Length: 3.07 km (1.91 Miles)
Southern Terminus: Route 5, Colonie
Northern Terminus: Albany Shaker Road, Colonie
Maintenance: New York State Department of Transportation

Wolf Road can be considered to many as Downtown for the Capital Region. With many shopping plazas and one of the area's numerous shopping malls, Wolf Road is a prime commercial hub and one of the most busiest highways in the area.

Before 1970, Wolf Road was merely a two lane highway providing access to local residence and farmland. Today, Wolf Road has transformed to a four lane highway from Central Avenue, Route 5, to Albany Shaker Road. A portion of Wolf Road, north of Albany Shaker Road, remains a two lane highway and is maintained by the Albany County Public Works Department.

In 2001, New York State Department of Transportation rehabalitated Wolf Road.
New traffic sights and pedestrian sidewalks were installed, giving a more pleasant ride down the Capital Region's downtown.

Related Links
New York State Department of Transportation.

Wolf Road, looking toward it's Southern Terminus at Central Avenue, Route 5.

Wolf Road, looking north. This portion of Wolf Road is adorne with many shopping and dining establishments.

Wolf Road, facing it's Northern Terminus at Albany Shaker Road. Wolf Road also connects with the Northway, Interstate 87, at this point.

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