Thursday, January 26, 2023

APA accepting public comments on projects under review

APA logoRAY BROOK, NY – The Adirondack Park Agency is accepting public comment on projects currently under review. The public is encouraged to go to the Agency’s website found at and click the Public Comment and Hearing Opportunities link in the News & Activities information box.


The link will direct the public to the Request for Public Comment page where more information is located.  In addition, the public will find an option to electronically submit a comment for the posted projects.


Public comment is invited for the following projects under review by the Adirondack Park Agency. Notices are sorted by comment period ending date. If a public hearing is scheduled for a project, the hearing date, time, and location will be listed.


  • Installation of utility poles involving wetlands in the Town of Chesterfield, Essex County
  • Construction of driveway involving wetlands in the Town of North Elba, Essex County
  • State Land Public Comment Period for Broadalbin Public Boat Launch Draft Unit Management Plan.


See below for more details regarding the above listed projects:


February 9 — New York State Electric & Gas (NYSEG); APA:2022-0304;
Highland Road, Town of Chesterfield;
see more information or comment on this project

February 16 — Jonathan Toohill ; APA:2021-0148;
Wesvalley Road, Town of North Elba, Tax Parcel 42.2-3-4.200;
see more information or comment on this project

February 16 — Broadalbin Public Boat Launch Draft UMP; APA:Broadalbin ;
Town of Broadalbin ;
see more information or comment on this project


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.


Photo at top: Adirondack Almanack archive photo.



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2 Responses

  1. Plow boy says:

    I have a hard time thinking my comment will me anything. When out of state folks ( Sierra clubish folks ) seem to have special place at the NYS decision table . But NYS must go through the motions to CYA oneself from the courts.

  2. Tim says:

    Waste of time, in my opinion.

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