Adirondack Park Agency

Public Input

Adirondack Park Agency public hearings and requests for public comment involving projects under review are posted below. Notices are sorted by comment period ending date.

Adirondack Park Agency Public Notices


Project Title: Town of Saranac
   
Applicant: Scott B. Allen
AES Northeast
10-12 City Hall Place
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
   
APA Contact: Suzanne B. McSherry
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2017-0074
   
Project Location: Nashville Road, Town of Saranac, Clinton County

APA Land Use Classification: Low Intensity Use

Comment Period Ends: Thursday, January 18, 2018

Project Description: The project involves the importation of stone to the site and use of a portable crusher to process stone. On-site operations will occur between June 1 and September 30 each year. Crushing is proposed during the hours of 8 AM to 4 PM, Monday through Friday after September 15. The original proposal to expand the limits of mining has been withdrawn.


Project Title: Kevin Mero  Mountain Forest Products
   
Applicant: Mark J. Buckley, P.E.
PO Box 401
Willsboro, NY 12996
   
APA Contact: Suzanne B. McSherry
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2017-0173
   
Project Location: NYS Route 9, Town of North Hudson, Essex County

APA Land Use Classification: Low Intensity Use

Comment Period Ends: Thursday, January 25, 2018

Project Description: The project involves the expansion of a previously authorized sand and gravel extraction. The mine expansion will involve increasing the open pit area from 6 acres to 10 acres, all within the previously-authorized limits of life of mine. Operations are proposed to be increased from seasonal to year-round use with hours of operations to be Monday through Saturday 7 AM to 6 PM.


Project Title: Adirondack Mt. Land, LLC
   
Applicant: Michael Black
Adirondack Mt. Land, LLC
PO Box 616
Long Lake, NY 12847
   
APA Contact: Suzanne B. McSherry
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2017-0171
   
Project Location: Kushaqua Mud Pond Road, Town and County of Franklin

APA Land Use Classification: Low Intensity Use

Comment Period Ends: Thursday, January 25, 2018

Project Description: A subdivision of 138.63 acres into four lots and the construction of one single family dwelling with on-site wastewater treatment system on each lot. Lot #1 is 31.7 acres in size, Lot #2 is 68.65 acres, Lot #3 is 25.14 acres and Lot #4 is 13.14 acres in size. Wetlands are located on each of the four lots, but no wetland impacts will be involved.


Project Title: Jean Philippe Brisson & Stephanie Demers
   
Applicant: Jean Philippe Brisson & Stephanie Demers
110 Barchester Way
Westfield, NJ 07090
   
APA Contact: Ariel Lynch
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2017-0123
   
Project Location: Peninsula Way, Town of North Elba, Essex County, Tax Map No. 42.2-1-10.200

APA Land Use Classification: Moderate Intensity Use

Comment Period Ends: Thursday, January 25, 2018

Project Description: Construction of a 32-foot x 31-foot two-slip boathouse (992 square feet in footprint) with rooftop deck and related dredging of the lake bottom of Lake Placid (maximum volume 90 cubic yards). To minimize impacts to wetlands and volume of dredging, the boathouse is proposed to be located 10 feet off the shoreline on its east side and 21 feet 1 inch off the shoreline on its west side.


Project Title: Town of Ticonderoga, Water Supply Improvements
   
Applicant: Supervisor Giordano
PO Box 471
132 Montcalm Street
Ticonderoga, NY 12883
   
APA Contact: Thomas E. Saehrig
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2017-0215
   
Project Location: NYS Route 9N/22 and Middle Chilson Hill Road (County Route 56), Town of Ticonderoga, Essex County

APA Land Use Classification: Rural Use,Resource Management

Comment Period Ends: Thursday, February 08, 2018

Project Description: The action involves upgrades to the municipal water supply system, including a new control building, wells, water lines, tank replacements and filter plant upgrades. The Agencys jurisdiction is limited to the wells, control building and water storage tank. Directional drilling will be utilized in wetland areas to avoid wetland impacts.



Public Comments...

The public is welcome to attend Agency monthly meetings. A time for public comment is provided at the close of each monthly meeting.

APA Monthly meeting schedule...

Agency Public Comment Policy (pdf 8kb)

Press releases of upcoming Agency meeting topics and meeting locations are usually released one to two weeks in advance of monthly meetings.

State land public hearing summaries for State Land Master Plan reclassifications are posted on the State Land page when they occur.

Environmental Notice Bulletin a NYS DEC weekly publication of legally required environmental notices. See the "Current Issue" page listings for DEC Regions 5 and 6 covering the park. Follow link to "SEQR and Other Notices" for APA notices.

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