Act 250 Rundown

A list of approved Act 250 applications in 2008 throughout Vermont with costs higher than $250,000. Projects are listed according to district and construction costs.

Source: Louis Borie, chief coordinator, Natural Resources Board

Applicant Location Cost Description County
District 1: Rutland County, 7 Permits, $28,923,796
Castleton State College Castleton $20,500,000 Partial renovation of 43,620 sf building, including gym Rutland
Alderman’s Toyota Rutland Town $3,300,000 8,700 sf addition; build 5,200 sf car wash and 8,700 sf dealership on adjacent property Rutland
Vermont State Employees Credit Union Rutland Town $1,687,174 4,000 sf branch office with four drive-up and service lanes on Lot 1; 5,000 sf commercial building on Lot 2 Rutland
Rutland County Community Land Trust Rutland City $1,510,092 Renovate 10 units of housing in two buildings; demolish existing building at 42 Pine St. Rutland
Rutland County Community Land Trust Rutland City $859,780 Demolish existing building; build two-story structure with six units Rutland
Killington Ltd. Killington $813,750 New ski trails in Bear Mountain area Rutland
B-A-R-T Industries Rutland Town $253,000 9,450 sf warehouse/trucking facility in industrial park Rutland
District 2: Windham and Southern Windsor counties, 16 permits, $27,869,935
Town of Brattleboro/Tri-Park Cooperative Housing Corp. Brattleboro $7,106,836 Replace 5.3 miles of water and sewer lines in Mountain Home Trailer Park Windham
Putney School Inc. Putney $3,604,000 16,280 sf fieldhouse with gym, fitness room, locker rooms, offices, common area Windham
Hilltop Montessori School Brattleboro $3,479,000 Construct 15,000 sf school building; renovate 9,000 sf of existing space; new parking Windham
Brattleboro Inn Inc. Brattleboro $2,747,680 Four-story, 57-unit hotel, three-lot subdivision Windham
Town of Rockingham Rockingham $2,500,000 Connecticut River Transit: 25,000 sf building for storage, maintenance, and offices Windham
Leland & Gray Union Middle & High School Townshend $2,007,000 Construct upper classroom; renovate main building; expand parking lot Windham
Newland Development Assoc. LLC Wilmington $1,525,000 Rite Aid: 14,673 sf retail pharmacy building with drive-through window and access off Vermont 9 Windham
Bellows Falls Village Corp. Rockingham $1,210,000 6,000’ of ductile waterline, with hydrants, valves, and service connections Windham
Brown Enterprises Londonderry $700,000 Sales and service building; two-acre parking area; connector between sales building and office Windham
The Greenwood School Putney $600,000 Yellow Barn music camp: eight buildings for summer camp Windham
Friends of Algiers Village Inc.; Brattleboro Area Community Land Trust Guilford $593,000 Demolish Tontine buiding; renovate into seven apartments Windham
Cellco Partnership Rockingham $448,600 100’ tower with 12 panel antennas; looks like tree Windham
Magic Mountain/ RCC Atlantic Inc./ Cellco Partnership Londonderry $428,000 Install a 12’x30’ equipment shelter for a propane-fueled emergency generator Windham
Delta Industries LLC Brattleboro $386,000 Remove 30’x30’ building; construct foundation for building with 40’x40’ addition, Lot 22 Windham
Hunter Excavating Jamaica $284,800 60’x80’ building to house and maintain excavation equipment Windham
Mount Snow Ltd Dover $250,019 Install and operate electric line along ski trails near mountain base Windham
District 3: Orange and Northern Windsor counties, 13 permits, $17,490,028
Heritage Automotive Group Hartford $4,372,198 17,680 sf addition to dealership maintenance; add 90 parking spaces Windsor
Winterplace Condominium Owners Assn. Ludlow $3,169,680 Four five-bedroom duplexes Windsor
Inner Traditions Distribution Center LLC Randolph $2,467,800 45,000 sf publishing operations facility Orange
East Randolph Meadow Corp. Randolph $1,756,000 21 single-family homes on 21 lots, with 1,200’ of common roadway; convert barn to commercial use Orange
Strafford Lake Real Estate Company LLC Strafford $1,205,000 Miller Pond: renovate and refurbish existing camp Orange
Chelsea Health Center Inc. Chelsea $914,000 4,700 sf single-story health center Orange
Mertens House Inc./Homestead Inc. Woodstock $739,850 600 sf, two-story addition; renovate 2,600 sf Mertens House Windsor
The Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter-day Saints
Royalton $684,000 Construct 2,970 sf addition onto meetinghouse Windsor
Vermont Technical College Randolph Center $597,000 Build five-story, 2,070 sf building; burn existing building Orange
Vermont Law School Inc. Royalton $460,500 Renovate Old Schoolhouse for faculty Windsor
Vt. RSA Limited Partnership/ Bettis Family Trust Hartford $382,500 89’ tower with 12 30’ equipment shelters, 12 panel antennas, 550’ of new access Windsor
Girl Scouts of Swift Water Council Thetford $379,500 30’x85’ recreation building and four more parking spaces Orange
Woodstock Resort Corp. Woodstock $362,000 Install 2,300 feet of water main to replace current service for country club Windsor
District 4: Chittenden County, 52 permits, $166,336,774
University of Vermont Burlington $30,811,489 Three-story academic building for College of Agricultural Sciences Chittenden
Severance Corners Village Center LLC Colchester $16,345,990 Seven buildings with parking Chittenden
Vermont State Colleges Winooski $14,000,000 Community College of Vermont: 77,500 sf, six-floor academic building Chittenden
Lowe’s Home Centers Inc. Essex $8,690,000 Redevelop existing Essex Town Plaza Chittenden
Fletcher Allen Health Care Inc. Burlington $7,935,763 Construct 23,133 sf radiation oncology department and 3,000 sf mechanical room Chittenden
Milton Development Co. LLC Milton $7,247,450 Expand Milton Square shopping center from 10.63 acres and 63,222 sf of building area to 25.77 acres Chittenden
Smith Brothers of Hinesburg LLC Milton $6,000,000 Catamount Industrial Park: two buildings totaling 55,000 sf with parking on Lots 3 and 4 for Vermont Sports Car Chittenden
Heritage Flight/Burlington International Airport South Burlington $5,703,194 Deconstruct Vermont Air National Guard hangar; build 65,150 sf National Guard building Chittenden
Frank M. Guillot Winooski $5,490,000 Three-story, 19,350 sf bldg with 51 apartments and 49 single-occupancy rooms for assisted living Chittenden
Birchwood Burlington LLC South Burlington $4,829,500 Consolidate lots 8 and 9; build 27,200 sf office building with 105 parking spaces Chittenden
Taft Corners Associates Williston $4,030,194 U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services: two phases of 32,655 sf two-story office building with parking, Lots 6,8, and10 Chittenden
South Village Communities LLC South Burlington $3,708,560 Two 12-unit condo buildings on Lots 4A and 4B Chittenden
Offset House Essex $3,250,000 60,000 sf addition to 65,930 sf building on Lot A1, Saxon Hill Industrial Park Chittenden
Highview Estates Development Corp. Milton $3,150,000 29-lot, 28-unit PRD: an existing home; 27 new single-family homes; and one 101.22-acre common-land lot Chittenden
Armand and Christine Turner Milton $3,060,000 Bonnie’s Way PUD: 26 residential units; 4,800 sf of personal/professional office space Chittenden
HKW Champlain LLC Winooski $2,977,100 Champlain Mill: Interior renovations, including window replacements and ugrades to heating and ventilation system Chittenden
Pizzagalli Properties LLC South Burlington $2,946,503 Tilley II: two-story, 30,000 sf commercial office building on Lot 3 Chittenden
St. Michael’s College; Town of Colchester; Vt. Military Dept. Colchester $2,550,000 Roadway segment to connect Johnson Ave. and Winchester Rd. Chittenden
Technology Park Partners; city of S. Burlington South Burlington $2,366,765 Widen Community Drive; add bike path, sidewalk, and left-turn lanes at Kimball Avenue and Community Drive Chittenden
Champlain College Burlington $2,204,093 Interior and exterior renovation of Aiken Hall; change from student dorm to faculty offices Chittenden
Burlington International Airport South Burlington $2,200,000 General aviation ramp connecting taxiway and stormwater facilities Chittenden
Meadowlane Housing Associates LP Milton $2,171,955 Meadowlane Apartments: new two-story building expands elderly housing from 20 to 36 units Chittenden
Junction Development Company LLC Essex $2,139,800 11,610 sf, 30-unit residential condo building Chittenden
St. Michael’s College Colchester $1,800,000 4,586 sf alumni center west of and connected to Prevel Hall Chittenden
Vermont Association for Blind & Visually Impaired South Burlington $1,690,000 Business Park North: 12,000 sf single-tenant office building on Lot 3 Chittenden
L.R. & W. LLC Colchester $1,544,828 Two single-story, 10,000 sf office buildings and parking, lots 30 and 36 Chittenden
JIDDU/SITTU Trust Essex Jct. $1,500,000 Three-story, 35-unit apartment building on Pearl Street Chittenden
RKP Holdings LLC Milton $1,400,018 Catamount Industrial Park: 20,000 sf light industrial manufacturing building on Lot 26 Chittenden
Texas Roadhouse Holding LLC Williston $1,279,343 7,135 sf building for a restaurant on 1.34-acre lot, part of a three-lot, 5.8-acre PUD Chittenden
K5 Properties LLC Milton $952,800 Ice Barn: ice rink, building addition, recreation area, parking, pond; Phase I Chittenden
Pizzagalli Properties LLC South Burlington $940,000 Tilley Drive: 1,350 sf single-story addition to 54,000 sf two-story medical office building Chittenden
Chittenden East Supervisory Union Jericho $870,000 New baseball field with multipurpose soccer/ lacrosse field; new bathroom building; 62-space parking area Chittenden
Union High School District #17 Jericho $851,281 Phase I: build practice field and gravel path; Phase II: replace current track and field Chittenden
Nathaniel Hayward Colchester $808,000 Colden Road: PRD on 22 acres with 16 lots: 14 single-family lots and 2 common conservation lots Chittenden
Wedgewood Development Corp. Colchester $800,000 Walnut Grove: 29-lot PRD Chittenden
Town of Colchester Colchester $750,000 7,696 sf expansion of town garage; demolish 1,580 sf salt shed; build new 864 sf salt shed Chittenden
Windjammer Hospitality Group LLC South Burlington $709,395 After-the-fact approval for additions to restaurant; facade and landscape changes Chittenden
RCC Atlantic Inc. Essex $580,000 Install wireless communications facility with up to 12 antennas Chittenden
Glenmac Properties LLC Milton $561,736 The Atrium: 10-unit elderly housing complex in three buildings Chittenden
Forest Park Realty Corp. Shelburne $547,150 Sugarwoods: Subdivide 95.97 acres into two parcels, 16 lots, 14-unit PRD; no construction of houses Chittenden
Burlington International Airport; Heritage Flight South Burlington $543,000 Two 25,000-gallon and one 12,000-gallon above-ground fuel tanks at building 890 on Williston Rd Chittenden
Round Realty LLC; Rail Park LLC Colchester $509,000 Upgrade office space in warehouse complex to provide classroom space Chittenden
Taft Corners Associates Williston $501,762 Moe’s Southwest Grill: 92-seat, 2,758 sf short-order restaurant with 44 new parking spaces on Lot 25 Chittenden
Town of Colchester Colchester $500,000 5-foot-wide concrete sidewalk; crosswalks; pedestrian signals; landscaping; lighting Chittenden
Rock Dunder Properties LLC Milton $485,550 Catamount Industrial Park: expand 8,976 sf building on Lot 13A to existing 9,241 sf Chittenden
Brad Gardner/Southview South Burlington $442,855 Three-unit residential building on a 2.9-acre lot at 18 Southview Drive Chittenden
City of Burlington Burlington $400,000 Waterfront: new sidewalk; replace boathouse decking; bus shelter; new lighting, landscaping Chittenden
41 Gauthier Drive Essex $373,200 7,680 sf office and warehouse on Lot 20 Chittenden
Cameron’s Run LLP Milton $370,500 Single-family homes on Lots 7, 23, 24, 27. and 30 Chittenden
J&J Properties LLC South Burlington $308,500 4,000 sf addition to building and convert 17,900 sf of restaurant and indoor recreation to retail use Chittenden
William Sawyer Milton $259,500 Aurora Estates: add an eighth lot with one new duplex; demolish existing single-family Chittenden
Miller Realty Group, LLP Williston $250,000 E-Commerce Park: 131-space parking area with landscaping, lighting, and stormwater facility improvements Chittenden
District 5: Washington and Lamoille counties 15 permits, $48,562,629
Norwich University Northfield $15,000,000 Five-story residential structure, capacity of 280 students Washington
Home Depot USA Inc. Berlin $9,117,890 106,278 sf retail building and supply store Washington
Village of Morrisville Morrisville $6,800,000 Upgrade municipal wastewater treatment facility; increase capacity Lamoille
Town of Stowe Stowe $5,043,971 Jackson Arena: demolish ice rink facility; construct 36,000 sf facility — ice rink and non-winter use Lamoille
Central Vermont Medical Center Berlin $4,896,674 14,200 sf two-story radiation therapy building Washington
The Gumbo Group LLC Middlesex $2,100,000 Welch Park Subdivision: 12,000 sf warehouse and 6,000 sf office/commercial structures on Lot 1 Washington
Harwood Union High School District #19 Duxbury $1,179,589 Operate and build wood chip heating plant Washington
Patrick Malone Montpelier $1,125,000 25,000 sf dry storage addition to existing Cabot Creamery Co-op warehouse Washington
Millenium Homes and Construction LLC Barre Town $970,000 Eight housing units in four single-story, multi-family condos, Lot 19 Washington
Summit Ventures NE LLC Warren $500,000 Add 2,000 sf to existing 23,089 sf Gate House base lodge Washington
Richard Marsh Cambridge $485,000 Subdivide into three lots a 13-acre parcel with proposed Lot A being existing Vermont Maple Outlet Lamoille
Christ Covenant Church Marshfield $466,000 Church building and related improvements Washington
Thomas Wyckoff Cambridge $330,000 As-built approval of a four-plex residential building; construct three more units and a four-lot subdivision Lamoille
Middlesex Electric Berlin $277,000 Two 40’ x 60’ commercial buildings with related improvements Washington
Casella Waste Management Inc. Hyde Park $271,505 51’x60’ addition to existing garage Lamoille
District 6: Franklin and Grand Isle counties, 9 permits, $47,897,340
HarborView/St. Albans St. Albans Town $17,352,000 Complete review on remaining criteria for subdivision and construction of 52 single-family and 52 duplex structures Franklin
Rick Bove St. Albans Town $13,595,975 Brookside in the Village: 150-unit PUD on 27 acres Franklin
JLD Properties of St. Albans LLC St. Albans Town $10,170,200 Wal-Mart: 146,775 sf retail store with parking spaces, sidewalks, road, and landscaping Franklin
JDL Richford LLC Richford $4,535,165 Subdivide 65 acres into two lots: Lot 1 for U.S. Customs & Border project; Lot 2 remaining land Franklin
O & R Realty Fairfax $658,000 Dragonfly Valley: subdivide 68 acres into 23 single-family lots; road; well Franklin
Anthony Gamache LLC St. Albans City $636,000 Nason Street: create five lots and build four single-family homes and one two-unit townhome Franklin
Bakersfield Country Club Bakersfield $350,000 16-lot subdivision Franklin
R.L. Vallee Inc. Georgia $300,000 Georgia Mobil: remove existing store and gas island; expand convenience store, gas island, canopy Franklin
Town and City of St. Albans St. Albans Town $300,000 Improvements to Rugg Brook/Stevens Brook diversion structure Franklin
District 7: Caledonia, Orleans, and Essex counties, 17 permits, $38,007,786
Jay Peak Inc./Hotel One Jay $14,090,400 Construct hotel; expand Tram Haus; remove five existing buildings Orleans
Lyndon State College Lyndon $8,000,000 Expand Vail Hall Caledonia
North Country Health Systems Inc. Newport City $7,335,000 31,000 sf medical building with parking and associates improvements Orleans
Jay Peak Inc. Jay $2,039,240 Two five-unit condominimums Orleans
Primax Properties LLC Derby $1,470,000 Commerce Center. three-lot commercial subdivision; Tractor Supply Co. on Lot 1 Orleans
Vt. RSA Limited Partnership/ Verizon Wireless Barton $644,000 84’ stealth telecommunication tower and related improvements Orleans
Vt. RSA Limited Partnership/ Verizon Wireless Barton $565,890 107’ tree communication tower and related improvements Orleans
Jacques and Carmen Bouchard Troy $489,000 Storage units, commercial office, and day care Orleans
Heartbeet Lifesharing Corp. Hardwick $450,000 As-build 5,000 sf, nine-bedroom extended family household Caledonia
Heartbeet Lifesharing Corp. Hardwick $430,000 4,500 sf extended-family household Caledonia
Vt. RSA Limited Partnership/ Verizon Wireless Barton $404,600 Place 12 cellular and PCS antennas on 83’ concrete silo Orleans
Vt. Agency of Transportation Coventry $400,000 8-foot-high perimeter fencing at airport Orleans
Weidmann Electrical Technology St. Johnsbury $392,000 Three additions to manufacturing building Caledonia
Blanchard Oil Co. Irasburg $364,216 Commercial bulk tank facility Orleans
Charles and Nancy Cook Newport Town $333,440 Bring into compliance construction without permit (four buildings, parking, and stormwater) Orleans
Gary and Lisa Whipple/ Kingdom Metal Finishing Hardwick $320,000 6,000 sf commercial laundry building Caledonia
Burke 2000 LLC Burke $280,000 Improve trail 12 and trail 24 with tree-cutting, abandonment vicinity trail 11 Caledonia
District 8: Bennington County, 8 permits, $21,889,458
Southwestern Vermont Medical Center Bennington $9,258,000 Relocate central heating/cooling plant into 7,560 sf building with associated piping, access, and parking Bennington
Southern Vermont College Bennington $4,300,000 124-student dorm, parking, and new stormwater system; delete 24’x54’ dorm Bennington
Burr & Burton Academy Peru $3,803,638 Outreach campus on 100-acre parcel off Hapgood Pond Road; 7,000 sf academic building and caretaker’s cottage Bennington
R.E.E.&C Capital Management Services Manchester $1,689,720 The Maples: two eight-unit mixed-unit residential/professional subdivision Bennington
Dorset Field Club Inc. Dorset $1,009,700 Maintenance facility; buildings 50’x136’, 35’x90’, and 20’x60’ Bennington
Gavin W. Cornell Dorset $1,005,800 4,932 sf automotive repair shop and towing service; 5,000 sf building for another auto shop Bennington
H.B. Partners Manchester $422,600 Manchester Designer Outlets: 3,000 sf retail building on 1.44 acres. Theory and Baccarat stores Bennington
John and Margaret Zoltak Manchester $400,000 Revise previously approved subdivision, including relocated building sites; 11 duplex lots; 2 single-family; total of 24 units Bennington
District 9: Addison County, 7 permits, $5,904,139
Town of Middlebury Middlebury $1,300,000 6,490 sf addition to Memorial Sports Center with improvements to access road Addison
Raymond Danyow Vergennes $1,200,000 Booth Woods: create four single-family residential subdivision Addison
President & Fellows of Middlebury College Middlebury $1,100,000 Reconstruct playing surfaces at football stadium; site improvement; install temporary filming structure Addison
Middle Road Ventures LLC Middlebury $1,024,389 South Ridge Townhomes: combine five lots (40 to 44) from previously approved single-family subdivision into a single lot (Lot 40A) Addison
R.L. Vallee Inc. Shoreham $500,000 Shoreham Service Center: redevelop 8,100 sf gas station and convenience store with short-order deli and one new gas pump Addison
Newton Burnham Properties Middlebury $456,000 12,000 sf retail/warehouse building Addison
Terrence E. Thomas Bristol $323,750 Re-subdivide existing property into a PRD with 15 building lots, each with a three-bedroom single-family Addison