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


Applicant: NYSEG
   
Contact Person for Project: Brian Bury PWS, CPESC
PO Box 522
Binghamton, NY 13902
(607) 644-5177
   
APA Contact:  Devan Korn
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2020-0138
   
Project Location:  Right-of-way
   
APA Land Use Classification: Hamlet,Moderate Intensity Use,Low Intensity Use,Ru
   
Comment Period Ends:   Thursday, August 13, 2020

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Project Description: The action involves a rebuild of the existing 15.4-mile 46kV Line 880 electric transmission circuit from the existing Rainbow Falls substation located near AuSable Chasm south to the existing Cabot Substation in the Town of Willsboro. The project includes replacing the existing structures with taller single-pole structures and the addition of a static wire to meet current standards.


Applicant: Lake Gay Property Owners Association
   
Contact Person for Project: Barbara Freeman, President
Lake Gay Property Owners Association
253 Silverstone Road
Remsen, NY 13438
   
APA Contact:  Leigh R. Walrath
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2020-0083
   
Project Location:  Lake Gay, Town of Russia
   
APA Land Use Classification: Underwater
   
Comment Period Ends:   Thursday, August 13, 2020

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Project Description: The stocking of Triploid Grass Carp for purposes of controlling native aquatic vegetation that is causing impacts to public recreation on Lake Gay. The initial stocking rate will be 15 carp, with additional carp added over time as needed.


Applicant: Diane Holiat
   
Contact Person for Project: Diane Holiat
13 Millham Circle
Piseco, NY 12139
   
APA Contact:  Matt Brown
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2019-0029
   
Project Location:  199 Elm Lake Rd., Town of Speculator, Tax Parcel 105.000-2-2.111
   
APA Land Use Classification: Hamlet
   
Comment Period Ends:   Thursday, August 13, 2020

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Project Description: Three-lot subdivision involving wetlands creating two, 1-acre lots to be improved by new single-family dwellings with municipal sewer and water and one 50.1-acre lot to be merged with an adjacent parcel.


Applicant: Robert Timmons and Michelle Timmons
   
Contact Person for Project: Robert Timmons and Michelle Timmons
477 Telegraph Road
Peru, NY 12927
   
APA Contact:  Bart Haralson
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2020-0102
   
Project Location:  Silver Lake Road, Town of Black Brook, Tax Parcel 331.-2-7.1
   
APA Land Use Classification: Moderate Intensity Use
   
Comment Period Ends:   Thursday, August 20, 2020

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Project Description: Proposal to convert a pre-existing church to a general store with associated gas pumps.


Applicant: Doug and Laurel Holly
   
Contact Person for Project: Doug Holly
23 Glenna Drive
Carmel, NY 10512
   
APA Contact:  Leigh R. Walrath
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2020-0119
   
Project Location:  Martha B. Kunkel Lane, Town of Caroga, TM# 84-2-5
   
APA Land Use Classification: Underwater
   
Comment Period Ends:   Thursday, August 20, 2020

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Project Description: The project is the maintenance dredge of a private pond and the addition of stone structures for purposes of enhancing survivorship of young of year and forage fish.


Applicant: SolarPark Energy, LLC
   
Contact Person for Project: Anthony Pasquini, Ingalls and Associates, LLP
2603 Guilderland Ave
Schenectady, New York 12306
   
APA Contact:  Ariel Lynch
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2020-0008
   
Project Location:  NYS Route 9N, Town of Ticonderoga, Tax Parcel 139.15-3-5.110
   
APA Land Use Classification: Rural Use
   
Comment Period Ends:   Thursday, August 27, 2020

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Project Description: Proposal to install a 5 MWAC photo voltaic energy system (Solar Generating Facility) on a 36.0± acre portion of the project site. The project involves installation of solar panel arrays and related infrastructure including a new access road, fencing, landscaping, and utility connections.


Applicant: Saranac Lake Marina
   
Contact Person for Project: Matthew D. Norfolk, Esq.
Norfolk Law, PLLC
The Outpost Plaza
1936 Saranac Avenue, Ste. 106
Lake Placid, NY 12946
   
APA Contact:  John M. Burth
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2016-0029
   
Project Location:  NYS Route 3 and Lake St., Town of Harrietstown, Tax Parcels 457-3-10 and 457-2-33.1
   
APA Land Use Classification: Hamlet
   
Comment Period Ends:   Thursday, August 27, 2020

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Project Description: Variance and permit requested for the installation of new structures within the shoreline setback and involving wetlands for rehabilitation and expansion of the pre-existing commercial "Crescent Bay Marina." The project site involves two locations: the "Main Marina" on Route 3 and the "Annex" on Lake Street. Specifically, the variance request involves the construction of 577± square feet of shoreline structures above the mean high water mark and 20,773± square feet of shoreline structures below the mean high water mark at the Main Marina site, and the construction of 15,018± square feet of shoreline structures below the mean high water mark at the Annex site. The permit request involves the construction of covered structures over 2,230± square feet of wetlands at the Main Marina site, and the dredging of road sediment, the placement of 5± square feet of fill, the construction of docks and open-sided covered structures with skylights over 25,403± square feet of wetlands, and the removal of 14,871± square feet of buildings in wetlands at the Annex.


Applicant: Peter and Cynthia Erickson
   
Contact Person for Project: Peter Erickson
21 Mt Arab Rd.
Tupper Lake, NY 12986
   
APA Contact:  Matt Brown
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2020-0147
   
Project Location:  Mt. Arab Rd., Piercefield, St. Lawrence County
   
APA Land Use Classification: Rural Use
   
Comment Period Ends:   Thursday, August 27, 2020

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Project Description: The action involves the construction of a 282-square-foot boathouse, measuring 9 feet in height, involving wetlands on Mt Arab Lake.



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.

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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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