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Forest Preserve Project Work Plans

Work plans for new construction or modification of existing structures and improvements on the Forest Preserve are posted here for public review. Work plans are also noticed in the Environmental Notice Bulletin (ENB) on the date indicated for each project.

2023 Project Work Plans

Project Name Management Unit DEC
Region
Town County ENB
Date
Project Contact
Cascade Lake Trail Reroute II (PDF) Pigeon Lake Wilderness 5 Inlet Hamilton 1/25/2023 Michael Marsh
(315) 866-6330
michael.marsh@dec.ny.gov
Cascade Lake Trail Reroute III (PDF) Pigeon Lake Wilderness 5 Inlet Hamilton 1/25/2023 Michael Marsh
(315) 866-6330
michael.marsh@dec.ny.gov
Windfall Pond Outlet Bridge Replacement (PDF) Pigeon Lake Wilderness 6 Webb Herkimer 1/25/2023 Michael Marsh
(315) 866-6330
michael.marsh@dec.ny.gov
Constable Creek Bridge Replacement (PDF) Pigeon Lake Wilderness 6 Webb Herkimer 1/25/2023 Michael Marsh
(315) 866-6330
michael.marsh@dec.ny.gov

2022 Project Work Plans

Project Name Management Unit DEC
Region
Town County ENB
Date
Project Contact
Cascade Lake Trail Reroute (PDF) Pigeon Lake Wilderness 5 Inlet Hamilton 12/28/2022 Michael Marsh
(315) 866-6330
michael.marsh@dec.ny.gov
Pharaoh Lake Brook Bridge Replacement (PDF) Pharaoh Lake Wilderness 5 Schroon Essex 12/28/2022 Ben Thomas
(518) 623-1268
benjamin.thomas@dec.ny.gov
Horseshoe Pond Dam Removal (PDF) Vanderwhacker Mountain
Wild Forest
5 Schroon Essex 12/14/2022 Ben Thomas
(518) 623-1268
benjamin.thomas@dec.ny.gov
Buck Pond Septic Tank Replacements (PDF) Buck Pond Campground 5 Onchiota Franklin 12/14/2022 Mitchell Krah
(518) 897-1205
mitchell.krah@dec.ny.gov
Picketville Road Culvert Installation (PDF, 7MB) White Hill Wild Forest 6 Parishville St. Lawrence 11/9/2022 Aaron Graves
(315) 274-3344
aaron.graves@dec.ny.gov
Scusa Access Trail Reroute (PDF) Ha-De-Ron-Dah
Wilderness
6 Webb Herkimer 11/9/2022 Michael Marsh
(315) 866-6330
michael.marsh@dec.ny.gov
South Lake Lean-to Restoration (PDF) West Canada Lake
Wilderness
5 Arietta Hamilton 11/9/2022 Jonathan DeSantis
(518) 863-4545
jonathan.desantis@dec.ny.gov
Adirondack Rail Trail - Phase One (PDF) Remsen-Lake Placid
Travel Corridor
5 North Elba,
Harrietstown
Essex,
Franklin
10/12/2022 Robert Daley
(518) 897-1291
robert.daley@dec.ny.gov
Fourth Lake Boat Launch Improvements (PDF) Fulton Chain Wild Forest 5 Inlet Hamilton 9/7/2022 Rob Fiorentino
(518) 623-1200
rob.fiorentino@dec.ny.gov
Trail Six Reroute (PDF) Elm Ridge Wild Forest 4 Windham Greene 8/31/2022 Alicia Sullivan
(607) 652-7365
alicia.sullivan@dec.ny.gov
Wax Cabins Electrical Service (PDF) Mt. Van Hoevenberg
Olympic Sports Complex

(leaves DEC website)
5 North Elba Essex 8/31/2022 Robert Daley
(518) 897-1291
robert.daley@dec.ny.gov
Maintenance Garage
Electrical Service Replacement
(PDF)
Mt. Van Hoevenberg
Olympic Sports Complex

(leaves DEC website)
5 North Elba Essex 8/31/2022 Robert Daley
(518) 897-1291
robert.daley@dec.ny.gov
New Lift Construction
(Bear Den to Legacy Trails)
(PDF)
Whiteface Mtn. Ski Center
(leaves DEC website)
5 Wilmington Essex 8/24/2022 Robert Daley
(518) 897-1291
robert.daley@dec.ny.gov
Widening of Danny's and Brookside Trails (PDF) Whiteface Mtn. Ski Center
(leaves DEC website)
5 Wilmington Essex 8/24/2022 Robert Daley
(518) 897-1291
robert.daley@dec.ny.gov
Replacement of
Downhill Finish Restrooms
(PDF)
Whiteface Mtn. Ski Center
(leaves DEC website)
5 Wilmington Essex 8/24/2022 Robert Daley
(518) 897-1291
robert.daley@dec.ny.gov
Yellow Dot Trail Construction (PDF) Whiteface Mtn. Ski Center
(leaves DEC website)
5 Wilmington Essex 8/24/2022 Robert Daley
(518) 897-1291
robert.daley@dec.ny.gov
Freeway Lift Maintenance Access Route (PDF) Whiteface Mtn. Ski Center
(leaves DEC website)
5 Wilmington Essex 8/24/2022 Robert Daley
(518) 897-1291
robert.daley@dec.ny.gov
Northville-Placid Trail
Bog Bridge Installation
(PDF)
Silver Lake Wilderness 5 Arietta Hamilton 7/27/2022 Jonathan DeSantis
(518) 863-4545
jonathan.desantis@dec.ny.gov
Palmer Pond Access Road
Culvert Replacement
(PDF)
Lake George Wild Forest 5 Chester Warren 7/27/2022 Rebecca Terry
(518) 623-1200
rebecca.terry@dec.ny.gov
Whiteface Mountain Race Trail Widening (PDF) Whiteface Mtn. Ski Center
(leaves DEC website)
5 Wilmington Essex 7/13/2022 Robert Daley
(518) 897-1291
robert.daley@dec.ny.gov
Bog River Dam Rehabilitation
and Parking Areas
(PDF, 7MB)
Bog River Complex 6 Piercefield St. Lawrence 4/6/2022 Aaron Graves
(315) 274-3344
aaron.graves@dec.ny.gov