Niskayuna, New York
Niskayuna (pronounced "ni-skuh-YOO-nuh”) is a town in Schenectady County, New York. The town serves as a suburb of Albany and is twenty miles from its downtown. Most of Niskayuna is composed of residential neighborhoods and developments. As of February of 2022, the population was 24,396. Dutch settlers founded the town in 1809. The name Niskayuna is derived from the Mohawk language. It roughly translates to “extensive corn flats”, which describes the land on which the town was formed.
Traffic Tickets in Niskayuna, New York
New York State Route 7 (Troy-Schenectady Road) is Niskayuna’s busiest road. It is a four lane, east-west bound road that leads directly into the city. The speed limit on NYS-7 is 45mph, however, motorists are often clocked going much higher.
New York State Route 146 (Balltown Road) is the town’s largest north-south bound road. It stretches the entire length of town and intersects with NYS-7 near the west town boundary.
Most of the town consists of smaller local roads leading to NYS-7 and NYS-146.
Most traffic stops in town are initiated by the Niskayuna Police Department. New York State Police and the Schenectady County Sheriff’s Office are also authorized to issue traffic citations. The Town of Niskayuna Justice Court (Niskayuna Town Court) handles various legal matters and all the town traffic tickets.
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