Adirondack Park Agency

Laws, Regulations and Standards

Adirondack Park State Land Master Plan -- Word Accessible version -- PDF version
February, 2014 edition of the Adirondack Park State Land Master Plan with updated Area Descriptions, Statistical Information and Appendices

Adirondack Park Agency Act

Rules and Regulations

Sign Standards - Appendix Q3 -- Standards for Signs Associated with projects; section of the rules and regulations (sign_stnds_appendix_q3.pdf 12kb)

Summary of Adirondack Park Agency Authority Over Land Use and Development and Subdivisions

 
The following documents commonly meet many needs.

Citizen's Guide -- (CitizensGuide.pdf 370kb)
Adirondack Park Agency Act
Rules and Regulations
Adirondack Park State Land Master Plan -- Word Accessible version -- PDF version

If you're not sure where to start, start with the Citizen's Guide. It should answer many questions or direct you to sources that will.

NYS Adirondack Park Agency Citizen's Guide

 

Other sources of information from New York State include:

the State Library
the State Museum
the State Archives
the Department of Environmental Conservation