Alexandria, New York
Alexandria is a town in Jefferson County, New York. It is located around 100 miles north of Syracuse in the northwest part of New York State. The town sits on the international border between Canada and the United States. The Thousand Islands Border Crossing is within Alexandria. It is a busy border crossing that utilizes the Thousand Islands Bridge to connect Canada and the US across the St. Lawrence River. The town encompasses the Village of Alexandria Bay. It is the location of most businesses and town offices. The town also encompasses several islands, national parks, and around ten different hamlets. , the total population of full-time residents was approximately 3,922. The village attracts many visitors during the summer months. The population in Alexandria Bay alone typically exceeds 15,000 during this time.
Traffic Tickets in Alexandria
Interstate 81 is a north-south highway that runs between the State of Tennessee in the south and the Canadian border via the Thousand Islands Border Crossing. Interstate highways are heavily patrolled in New York State, especially at border crossings. As such, a high number of traffic stops are conducted in Alexandria. The most often cited violation is for speeding. The speed limit on the I-81 is 65 mph; however, it is reduced as one nears the Thousand Islands Bridge. Motorists entering from Canada have a different problem. They often fail to adjust properly between kilometers and miles when entering the US and inadvertently exceed the speed limit. All traffic stops on the I-81 are conducted by the New York State Police.
Traffic citations are issued on local town and village roads as well. The main roads are New York State Route 26 (NYS-26) and 37 (NYS-37). NYS-26 is one of several roads that lead into Alexandria Bay. It also provides access to the nearby local airport. NYS-26 runs north-west and south-east. NYS-37 runs north and south through the northeast corner of town. Please note that the Alexandria Bay Village Court has closed. The Alexandria Town Court is now responsible for adjudicating all traffic violations. This includes those given to drivers in the village. Court sessions are held twice a month. The court is located on Route 1 in Alexandria Bay.
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office is a New York State traffic ticket defense firm. We opened in 2011 with the express purpose of helping motorists with traffic tickets. Since then, our firm has amassed vast experience in traffic law. We are also intimately familiar with the procedures in traffic court. Our lawyers have experience in Alexandria Town Court. We can take on any traffic related charges in Alexandria. Consultations with our firm are free of charge. We encourage you to reach out to us at your soonest convenience.
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