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ENB - Region 5 Notices 11/28/2018

Adirondack Park Agency Completed Applications

County: Essex

Applicant: New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC)

Contact for this Project: Robert Ripp
NYS DEC - Region 5 Warrensburg Sub Office
Division of Lands and Forests
232 Golf Course Road
Warrensburg, NY 12885

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

APA Contact: Thomas E. Saehrig

APA Project Number: 2018-0176

Project Title: New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC)

Location: Newcomb Lake Road in the Town of Newcomb, New York.

For Adirondack Park Agency: Comment Period Ends: December 13, 2018

Project Description: The action involves construction of a 9 foot wide by 60 foot long bog bridge across wetlands for the Town of Newcomb to the Town of Minerva connector snowmobile trail. The bridge will impact approximately 540 square feet of wetlands that includes 63 square feet of fill (structural sills) and 477 square feet of wetland shading cause by the bridge framing and decking.


County: Essex

Applicant: Town of Keene

Contact for this Project: Rob Wick
7533 Court Street
Elizabethtown, NY 12932

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

APA Contact: Thomas E. Saehrig

APA Project Number: 2018-0170

Project Title: Town of Keene

Location: Town Shed Road in the Town of Keene, New York.

For Adirondack Park Agency: Comment Period Ends: December 13, 2018

Project Description: The project involves the construction of an 80 ± foot by 140 ± foot (11,200 ± square feet) one-story salt and sand storage building approximately 42 ± feet in height for the Town of Keene Highway Department operations. Sand and salt will be stored in the building for winter road maintenance so there will no longer be outside storage of salt or mixtures of sand and salt on the site.


County: Franklin

Applicant: Tyler Ellithorpe
216 Donaldson Road
Lake Clear, NY 12945

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

APA Contact: Devan Korn

APA Project Number: 2018-0157

Project Title: Tyler Ellithorpe

Location: NYS Route 30 in Lake Clear, Town of Harrietstown, New York.

For Adirondack Park Agency: Comment Period Ends: December 12, 2018

Project Description: The action involves the conversion of a seasonally operated commercial use ice-cream and hamburger outdoor food-service establishment, to a year-round bar and grill offering indoor seating for up to 28 individuals and outdoor seating seasonally available for an additional 12 customers. The new commercial use will utilize the existing building and the existing on-site wastewater treatment system will be expanded. The new commercial use will operate 12 months of the year. Hours of operation are proposed for 12:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m., 7 days a week from Memorial Day through Columbus Day with off-season operation proposed from Wednesday through Sunday from 12:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. No new or modified on-site signage or lighting is proposed.


County: Fulton

Applicant: Patrick Emrick

Contact for this Project: Charles R. Ackerbauer
P.O. Box 927
Johnstown, NY 12095

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

APA Contact: Devan Korn

APA Project Number: 2018-0033

Project Title: Patrick Emrick

Location: Diamond Hill Road in the Town of Mayfield, New York.

For Adirondack Park Agency: Comment Period Ends: December 13, 2018

Project Description: The project involves a four-lot subdivision to create Lot 1, a 6.04 ± acre vacant building lot; Lot 2, a 5.33 ± acre vacant building lot; Lot 3, a 9.16 ± acre lot containing existing residential development; and Lot 4, a 69.69 ± acre vacant building lot. One single family dwelling with individual well water supply and on-site wastewater treatment system is proposed for each vacant building lot. Wetlands exist on all lots.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft SEIS and Public Hearing

Essex County - The Adirondack Park Agency (APA), as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Map Amendment 2018-02. A public hearing on the Draft SEIS will be held on December 20, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at the Town of Westport Town Hall, 22 Champlain Avenue, Westport, NY. Written comments on the Draft SEIS will be accepted until January 7, 2019. The Draft SEIS is available from the Adirondack Park Agency Headquarters, 1133 NYS Route 86, Ray Brook, NY and on line at: www.apa.ny.gov.

The action involves a proposal by the Town of Westport and Consolidated Mortgages, LLC, a private landowner, to amend the Official Adirondack Park Land Use and Development Plan Map by reclassifying approximately 29 acres from Resource Management to Hamlet. The project is located south and east of Stevenson Road and west of existing Hamlet in the Town of Westport, New York.

Contact: Matthew Kendall, APA, P.O. Box 99, Ray Brook, NY 12977, Phone: (518) 891-4050, E-mail: matthew.kendall@apa.ny.gov.


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