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For Immediate Release: April 18, 2018

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

Cranberry Lake Boat Launch UMP Public Comment Period

RAY BROOK, NY - The Adirondack Park Agency (APA) and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) are holding a joint public comment period to solicit comments for the Cranberry Lake Boat Launch Unit Management Plan.

Public comment will be accepted until April 27, 2018.

The Cranberry Lake Boat Launch Site is located in the Town of Clifton, St. Lawrence County, NY. It is approximately 70 miles east of Watertown and 30 miles west of Tupper Lake on NYS Route 3. The boat launch is in the Hamlet of Cranberry Lake about one-quarter mile south of NYS Route 3 on Columbian Road.

Proposed actions include:

- Creation of two accessible parking spaces and access aisle;

- Creation of two accessible parking spaces for vehicles with trailers; and access aisle;

- Creation of an accessible outdoor recreation access route to connect parking with accessible beach launch and accessible port-a-Johns;

- Addition of a floating dock for paddlers and rowers.

For more information, please download the proposed unit manage plan from DEC's website at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/lands/113146.html.

All comments must be received by April 27, 2018. Please address all written comments pertaining to the proposed activities and their conformance to the Adirondack Park State Land Master Plan to:

Richard McDonald, Stewardship Biologist


317 Washington Street

Watertown, NY 13601



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. For more information, call the APA at (518) 891-4050 or visit www.apa.ny.gov.