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RAY BROOK — Review of science including an extensive ecological inventory of the state’s Boreas Ponds Tract lasted over 4.5 hours through two days of Adirondack Park Agency meetings last week. more

Feb 15, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun

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RAY BROOK — Legal arguments contending the fate of Class II Community Connector snowmobile trails will go to trial on March 1. more

Feb 7, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE — Following contentious public hearing process, Adirondack Park stakeholders discuss what comes next more

Feb 7, 2017 7:57 AM The Sun

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SCHROON — Following the hottest land use debate in decades, the Sun Community News is partnering with the Adirondack Daily Enterprise and the Adirondack Explorer to host a debate on the future of land use discussions in the Adirondack Park. more

Jan 24, 2017 2:30 PM The Sun 2 Comments

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RAY BROOK — Adirondack Park Agency commissioners drew particular attention to American Disability Act rules during their regular meeting in January. more

Jan 24, 2017 2:15 PM The Sun 1 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH — The North Country Regional Economic Development Council has endorsed the proposed plan for Boreas Ponds that would allow for the maximum amount of recreation on the newly acquired parcel more

Jan 3, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun 1 Comments

Regardless of where you stand on the classification of the Boreas Ponds Tract, on one point it seems everyone agrees — the state dropped the ball... more

Dec 28, 2016 6:00 AM Editorials

Local businesses are overwhelmingly endorsing a proposal that allows maximum recreational usage at the new state-owned tracts in Newcomb and North Hudson more

Dec 8, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

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NORTH HUDSON — Groups spar over mechanized access in Boreas Pond debate more

Dec 8, 2016 6:00 AM The Sun

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Up to $750,000 in grants will be available to municipalities, nonprofits and local businesses located near Boreas Tract more

Dec 6, 2016 2:18 PM The Sun

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The early years of logging at Boreas drew much local attention and renown. Newspapers faithfully reported the launch of winter timber operations, usually in the second or third week of January. more

Dec 5, 2016 6:00 AM NCL Magazine 1 Comments

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This vast wilderness, named after the Greek God of the North Wind, has been under private ownership for over a century. Today it belongs to the people of New York State. more

Dec 4, 2016 6:00 AM NCL Magazine

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ELIZABETHTOWN — ROOST to create strategy for marketing Five Town region in central Adirondacks more

Nov 22, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

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Visions of youth, elders clash in third Adirondack Park Agency hearing on recreational use more

Nov 21, 2016 3:45 PM The Sun 2 Comments

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RAY BROOK — The first round of public comments on numerous proposed Adirondack Park Agency land-use actions drew a crowd that spilled from Adirondack Park Agency to state Department of Environmental Conservation headquarters next door. more

Nov 15, 2016 12:00 PM The Sun 1 Comments

Green groups, local municipalities utilizing PR firms to shape and disseminate arguments as public hearings near for Boreas Pond Tracts more

Nov 3, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

NORTH HUDSON — The Boreas Tract is part of a much larger “Classification Package” prepared by Adirondack Park Agency staff for this open public comment period, which closes Dec. 30. more

Oct 28, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun

NORTH HUDSON — The public comment period has begun for proposed land-use at Boreas Ponds. more

Oct 28, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun

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