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ENB - Region 5 Notices 9/7/2011

Adirondack Park Agency Completed Applications

County: Essex

Applicant: Verizon Cellular Tower, Port Kent

Contact Person(s) for Project:

NY RSA No. 2 Cellular Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless
Attn: Sarah Mayberry Stevens - Real Estate Manager
175 Calkins Road
Rochester, NY 14623

Thomas C. Greiner, Esq.
Nixon Peabody, LLP
1100 Clinton Square
Rochester, NY 14604

Office: Adirondack Park Agency (APA)
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 891-4050, ext. 207

APA Contact: Virginia Yamrick

APA Project Number: 2009-230

Project Title: Verizon Cellular Tower, Port Kent

Location: Virginia Drive in the Town of Chesterfield, New York

For Adirondack Park Agency: Comment Period Ends: September 22, 2011

Project Description: The project as proposed is a subdivision into sites, involving the lease of a 100 foot by 100 foot parcel to Verizon Wireless for the construction of a new 85 foot tall telecommunications tower (with a total overall height of 91 feet) and a 11.5 foot by 30 foot equipment building on a concrete pad at the base of the tower within a fenced compound. Verizon Wireless proposes a 3 sided antenna array (containing four 8 foot panels on each of side of the array) mounted at a centerline height of 76 feet above ground level. The proposed tower will contain concealment branching. Access to the tower site will occur along an existing 670 ± foot long woods road that is to be improved with a gravel surface. Underground utilities will be installed along the edge of the access road.


County: Franklin

Applicant: Adirondack Public Observatory

Office: Adirondack Park Agency (APA)
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 891-4050, ext. 207

APA Contact: Holly E. Kneeshaw

APA Project Number: 2010-0303

Project Title: Adirondack Public Observatory

Location: Big Wolf Road in the Town of Tupper Lake, New York.

For Adirondack Park Agency: Comment Period Ends: September 8, 2011

Project Description: The action involves the development of a public observatory for amateur and professional astronomers, including roll-off roof observatory, planetarium, research observatory, museum, classrooms, gift shop and related parking.


County: Warren

Applicant: Frederick R. Witz

Contact Person for Project: Daniel T. Smith
Smith and Simon, Attorneys at Law
38 Art Tennyson Road
Chestertown, NY 12817

Office: Adirondack Park Agency (APA)
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 891-4050, ext. 207

APA Contact: Leigh Walrath

APA Project Number: 2011-125

Project Title: Frederick R. Witz

Location: Athol Road (County Route 4) in the Town of Thurman, New York.

For Adirondack Park Agency: Comment Period Ends: September 22, 2011

Project Description: The project is briefly described as a three lot residential subdivision involving wetlands. Dwellings will be served by a common driveway and individual wells and on-site wastewater treatment systems.


Lake George Park Commission Notice of Availability for Review

County: Warren

Applicant: Justin and Judith Duncan
415 Fox Hill Road
Bernardston, MA 01337

Office: Lake George Park Commission (LPGC)
Box 749
Lake George, NY 12845

LPGC Contact: Molly Gallagher

Application Number: 5226-20-11

Application Type: SW2 Major Stormwater Management

Location: 195 Decker Hill Road in the Town of Hague, New York

Comment Period Ends: September 9, 2011

Project Description: Construction of a single family home with erosion and stormwater controls as shown on the plans attached.


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