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: Richard Freeburg
   
Applicant: Richard Freeburg
129 Hobart Road
Gabriels, NY 12939
   
APA Contact: Patrick Connally
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2017-0015
   
Project Location: Hobart Road, Town of Brighton

APA Land Use Classification: Resource Management

Comment Period Ends: Thursday, April 13, 2017

Project Description: A commercial use involving go kart and snowmobile rentals and a dirt track for the go cart use. Proposed hours of operation are from 10:00 am  4:00 pm, Monday  Sunday.


Project Title: Kelly Black
   
Applicant: Michael Black
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.: 2016-0129
   
Project Location: Goldsmith Road & Co. Rt. 26, Town of Franklin, Franklin County

APA Land Use Classification: Rural Use

Comment Period Ends: Thursday, April 27, 2017

Project Description: The action involves a subdivision of 115± acres into five lots involving wetlands, in a study river area, in an area classified Rural Use. The construction of one single family dwelling with an on-site wastewater treatment system and water supply is proposed on each lot.


Project Title: Town of Brighton
   
Applicant: Supervisor Peter Shrope
Town of Brighton
PO Box 260
Paul Smiths, NY 12970
   
APA Contact: Thomas E. Saehrig
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2016-0243
   
Project Location: Jones Pond Road, Town of Brighton, Franklin County

APA Land Use Classification: Rural Use

Comment Period Ends: Thursday, April 27, 2017

Project Description: The action involves continued operation and expansion of an existing sand and gravel mine to provide sand for the Town of Brightons winter road maintenance program. The project includes excavating, screening and stockpiling sand on site. Excavating, screening and stockpiling typically occurs during late August or early September during a one week period from 6:00 am to 2:00 pm Monday through Friday. The material is trucked from the site by the Town Highway Department to maintain Town and County roads during storm events throughout the winter.


Project Title: Elizabeth Bazzano
   
Applicant: Ryan Weidenbach
208 Fuller Rd., Apt. 6
Peru, NY 12972
   
APA Contact: Suzanne B. McSherry
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2017-0043
   
Project Location: Fuller Road, Town of AuSable, Clinton County

APA Land Use Classification: Low Intensity Use

Comment Period Ends: Thursday, May 04, 2017

Project Description: The action involves construction of a 40 ft. X 84 ft., 21-ft. tall pavilion at a commercial campground. The pavilion will be used for storage, picnics, and events open to the public.


Project Title: Slic Network Solutions
   
Applicant: Christopher Westbrook
PO Box 45
Wanakena, NY 13695
   
APA Contact: Thomas E. Saehrig
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2017-0031
   
Project Location: NYS Route 374, Towns of Bellmont, Ellenburg and Dannemora, Franklin and Clinton Counties

APA Land Use Classification: Rural Use,Travel Corridor

Comment Period Ends: Thursday, May 04, 2017

Project Description: The action involves replacement of 38 utility poles greater than 40 feet in height in the towns of Bellmont, Dannemora and Ellenburg. Poles are located within the right-of-way and state highway critical environmental areas of NYS Route 374 and within town or county highway right-of-ways. The existing poles are owned by NYSEG. Replacement of the poles will allow installation of fiberoptic lines on the poles by Slic Network Solutions.



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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