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For Immediate Release: May 31, 2022

Keith P. McKeever | keith.mckeever@apa.ny.gov 
Public Information Officer | Adirondack Park Agency | Press Office | (518) 891-4050

Weekly APA Public Comment Periods Announcement

RAY BROOK, NY – The Adirondack Park Agency is accepting public comment on projects currently under review. The public is encouraged to go to the Agency’s website found at www.apa.ny.gov and click the Public Comment and Hearing Opportunities link found in the News & Activities information box.

The link will direct the public to the Requests for Public Comment page where more information is located. In addition, the public will find an option to electronically submit a comment for the posted projects.

Presently, the Agency is accepting comments on the following proposed projects:

- Subdivision to create six single family dwelling building lots, one common lot and one lot containing existing residential development in the Town of Newcomb, Essex County

- Operational of a seasonal commercial use involving all-terrain vehicles in the Town of Hadley, Saratoga County

- Installation of new utility pole in the Town of Westport, Essex County

- Timber harvest of 86 acres within overstocked American Beech and northern hardwood stands in the Town of Minerva, Essex County

- Installation of an on-site wastewater treatment system within 100 feet of wetlands to serve a new 7,500 square-foot firehouse in the Town of Long Lake, Hamilton County

- Construction of a commercial self-storage facility in the Town of Wilmington, Essex County

- Adirondack Park State Land Master Plan Interpretation public comment period for Basic Guideline No. 4 – No Material Increase of road mileage on lands classified as Wild Forest

The mission of the Adirondack Park Agency is to protect the public and private resources of the Adirondack Park through the exercise of the powers and duties of the Agency as provided by law.