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: Green Harbour HOA Inc.
   
Contact Person for Project: Thomas Hutchins, P.E.
Hutchins Engineering
169 Haviland Road
Queensbury, NY 12804
   
APA Contact:  Ariel Lynch
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2018-0198
   
Project Location:  NY State Route 9N and Lakeview Drive, Town of Lake George, Warren County, Tax Map No. 238.27-1-38
   
APA Land Use Classification: Hamlet
   
Comment Period Ends:   Thursday, February 14, 2019

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Project Description: Dredging and removal of 400± cubic yards of accumulated sediment from an existing fire pond, involving wetlands, in order to restore its function as a fire pond water supply.


Applicant: Town of Minerva
   
Contact Person for Project: Kurt Weiskotten
Greenman-Pedersen, Inc.
80 Wolf Road, Suite 300
Albany, NY 12205
   
APA Contact:  Thomas E. Saehrig
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2018-0158
   
Project Location:  Minerva Lake, County Route 37, Town of Minerva, Essex County
   
APA Land Use Classification: Moderate Intensity Use,Low Intensity Use
   
Comment Period Ends:   Thursday, February 21, 2019

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Project Description: The action involves rehabilitation of Minerva Lake Outlet Dam which will involve activities in and near wetlands and the waters of Minerva Lake. The project will involve grubbing and clearing of vegetation, grading the embankment, armoring the shoreline of Minerva Lake at the dam and installing an underdrain pipe system and fill on the outlet side of the dam. The project will involve approximately 1,320 square feet of permanent wetland impact to rehabilitate the dam.


Applicant: Tupper Lake Hardwoods
   
Contact Person for Project: Chris Dewyea
167 Pitchfork Pond Road
Tupper Lake, NY 12986
   
APA Contact:  Ariel Lynch
Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)891-4050
   
Application No.: 2018-0169
   
Project Location:  Pitchfork Pond Road, Town of Tupper Lake, Franklin County, Tax Map Nos. 480.-1-1.200 and 1.300
   
APA Land Use Classification: Moderate Intensity Use
   
Comment Period Ends:   Thursday, March 07, 2019

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Project Description: Construction of a 30 x 40 office building to serve an existing sawmill on the same property. The office will connect to an existing on-site wastewater treatment system and municipal water. A temporary office trailer may by installed for up to two years before the proposed office building is constructed. Also, after-the-fact expansion of the existing sawmill building from 15,644 square feet to 21,547 square feet, and after-the-fact construction of two sawdust sheds (1,637 square feet and 412 square feet).



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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