Act 250 Rundown

This is a list of approved Act 250 applications for commercial projects in 2011 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/OrganizationLocationConstruction CostProject DescriptionCounty
District 1: Rutland County, 5 Permits, $16,748,420
Killington/Pico Ski Resort Partners LLC Killington $10174,500 Replace Peak Lodge/gondola terminal w/three-story, 25,000 sf lodge; replace wastewater system Rutland
State of Vermont, Maintenance & Aviation Clarendon $3,800,000 Realign Airport Road; widen and extend runway 19 safety area Rutland
Vermont Electric Power Rutland Town $1,940,920 New 11,952 sf warehouse; convert existing warehouse into office building Rutland
Vangaurd-Fine LLC Rutland $583,000 4,000 sf restaurant/bakery Rutland
Central Vermont Public Service Corp. Wells $250,000 9,934 feet of new utility line corridor on East Wells Road Rutland
District 2: Windham and Southern Windsor Counties, 12 Permits, $12,388,830
Friends of Algiers Village Inc.; Windham & Windsor Housing Trust; Town of Guilford Guilford $2,684,000 15-unit apartment building and duplex, parking, access; remove old structures Windham
Vermont Law School Royalton $2,466,500 Convert 188-190 Chelsea St. to clinician and bookstore use Windsor
Ceresosimo Lumber Co. Inc. Brattleboro $1,600,000 Demolish dry kiln; build 9,400 sf dry kiln Windham
IDDS LLC Guilford $1,130,000 Merge three lots and re-subdivide into two lots Windham
Vermont Law School Royalton $900,000 Demolish Fay House, sand/salt storage; build fitness center Windsor
Snow Country Snowmobile Tours Cavendish $807,770 Planned-unit development: three buildings, each w/two 4-bedroom, single-family units Windsor
Vermont Farmstead Cheese Corp.; Springfield Reg. Development Corp.; Great Bear Realty Corp. Windsor $650,000 11,250 sf agricultural cooperative building Windsor
Family Dollar; Sam St. John Trust Wilmington $608,615 Demolish True Value building; construct 9,768 sf building Windham
Mount Snow Ltd. Dover $477,945 Storage building for chairlift chairs; bury fiber-optic line Windham
Mount Snow Ltd. Dover $400,000 Widen and upgrade Long John Trail Windham
Hermitage Inn Real Estate Holding Co. Dover $375,000 Build trail connecting Haystack Ski area to Hermitage Inn Windham
42 Village Green LLC; Village Green LLC Cavendish $289,000 Renovate structure for restaurant w/indoor recreation areas Windsor
District 3: Orange and Northern Windsor Counties, 5 Permits, $4,164,948
Hartford Area Vocational Technical Center; Town of Hartford; Brookemeade Circle Hartford $1,870,640 10-lot subdivision of nine single-family homes; extend Brookmeade Circle Road Windsor 3
Charward LLC Hartford $752,000 Add three climate-controlled self-storage buildings Windsor 3
Zaremba Land Development LLC Williamstown $612,308 Build and operate Dollar General store Orange
FD Bradford VT LLC; Centerplan Development Co. LLC Bradford $480,000 8,000 sf retail store and 32-car parking lot Orange
Telephone Operating Co. of Vt.; Central Vermont Public Service Woodstock $450,000 Relocate and rebuild 8,872 feet of electrical and telephone lines Windsor 3
District 4: Chittenden County, 42 Permits, $184,085,938
St. Michael’s College Colchester $23,086,000 Build student center; connect to residence for 105 students Chittenden
Champlain College Burlington $22,992,500 Three residential halls, green space, amphitheater, promenade, and infrastructure Chittenden
City of Burlington; Vermont Agency of Transportation Burlington $20,000,000 Complete the Champlain Parkway Chittenden
Miller Realty Group LLP; Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc. Essex $18,000,000 235,375 sf addition w/loading, parking, stormwater Chittenden
VTrans Charlotte $12,100,000 Rebuild US 7 and pedestrian bike path Chittenden
Champlain College Burlington $11,199,120 Add 41,900 sf to Hauke Center and Alumni Hall Chittenden
F&M Development Co. LLC S. Burlington $9,880,000 Demolish building, build two buildings to house 111 units Chittenden
Heritage Automotive Group Inc. S. Burlington $7,039,136 Replace building w/35,032 sf auto service building plus 600 sf addition to sales building Chittenden
The Miller Group Milton $7,000,000 138,000 sf distribution warehouse and loading docks Chittenden
Acabay Inc. Colchester $6,000,000 75,000 sf general office building w/parking Chittenden
Pizzagalli Properties LLC S. Burlington $4,300,000 Two-story, 50,000 sf office building Chittenden
Taft Corners Associates Williston $4,075,900 Two mixed-use commercial buildings, 29,140 sf Chittenden
DEW, Rte. 2A Investments Colchester $3,388,000 Planned-unit development: two 8-unit office/warehouse buildings, seven mini-storage buildings; 9.95 acres Chittenden
Southerly Side of US Route 7 LLC Milton $3,261,000 Final phase: 52 residential units Chittenden
Chittenden East Supervisory Union; Mount Mansfield Union High School; Town of Richmond Richmond $3,097,939 Renovate parking lot to improve vehicle ciculation; reconfigure storm drain system Chittenden
Wedgewood Development Corp. Colchester $2,842,000 20-lot planned-unit development: 19 single-family homes; one common-area parcel Chittenden
G.B. New England 2 LLC Williston $2,780,000 Two-story, 19,840 sf pharmacy; demolish existing structure Chittenden
City of South Burlington S. Burlington $2,450,000 Widen US 2 near the Sheraton Hotel Chittenden
Town of Milton Milton $2,425,000 Build sewer mains in the town core; new pump station Chittenden
NPC Processing Inc. Shelburne $2,100,000 24,375 sf two-story food processing facility Chittenden
Chittenden Solid Waste District Williston $1,767,000 Increase compost pad by 4,500 sf; relocate bagging building; insulate and heat Chittenden
TruexCullins Architecture S. Burlington $1,504,000 New entrance; relocate snack bar and bathrooms Chittenden
Regal Gymnastics Essex $1,200,000 17,500 sf gymnastics center; 74 parking spaces Chittenden
Pomerleau Real Estate; 10 Executive Drive LLC Shelburne $1,192,500 11,500 sf drugstore Chittenden
CD Cairns Irrevocable Trusts Hinesburg $1,125,000 Rebuild and expand Ballard Store into Jiffy Mart w/gas sales Chittenden
Vermont Federal Credit Union Milton $951,500 3,100 sf branch; merge two lots of previous subdivision Chittenden
Village Associates Williston $932,500 Modify approved project: changes to buildings Z and H Chittenden
Woolen Mill Associates Winooski $765,000 Five 1-bedroom apartments and management office Chittenden
Aaron Vincelette Williston $760,659 Partial findings for a 10,950 sf car wash Chittenden
Vermont Technical College Williston $602,500 Change use of 3-story office/classroom to a 25-bed dorm Chittenden
Toys“R”Us Williston $582,270 Master sign plan; modify exterior façade; new building Chittenden
Homestead Design Inc. Essex $575,000 3,000 sf bank building; parking; temporary road Chittenden
Champlain Housing Trust Inc. Burlington $550,000 Convert 4-apartment building into 15-bedroom, 1-kitchen group home Chittenden
Town of Shelburne Shelburne $536,612 Bike/pedestrian path along Webster Road Chittenden
Champlain Valley Exposition Inc. Essex Junction $500,000 Event-staging area Chittenden
Shelburne Green LLC Shelburne $492,000 Phase II: Convert 43,000 sf light manufacturing use into office use; parking lot Chittenden
Meadowridge Community Association Williston $425,000 Change disposal system and connect to municipal sewer Chittenden
Hergenrother Construction Colchester $407,800 Remove single-family home; build two duplex units Chittenden
City of South Burlington S. Burlington $350,000 Stormwater treatment pond Chittenden
Brad Morse Essex $325,000 Renovate unpermitted 9,625 sf cold-storage warehouse Chittenden
The Miller Group Essex $275,000 5,400 sf commercial building; demolish building Chittenden
McDonald’s Corp. Colchester $250,000 Interior and exterior renovations; 23 sf addition for relocated drive-thru window; ADA parking Chittenden
District 5: Washington and Lamoille Counties, 5 Permits, $27,878,591
Summit Ventures NE LLC Warren $6,673,488 Revisions; continued redevelopment: Lincoln Peak
base area
Mt. Mansfield Co. Inc. Stowe $6,450,000 5,900 sf detachable quad lift to replace Forerunner Lamoille
Berlin Automotive T1 LLC Berlin $2,922,768 Demolish car dealership; build replacement Washington
Mayo Health Care Inc. Northfield $2,438,440 Building addition and seven smaller bump-out additions Washington
Moretown Landfill Inc. Moretown $1,822,000 Expand soil/stone extraction area; build access road; change stormwater collection system Washington
Vermont Butter & Cheese Barre Town $1,750,000 Add production/processing space and truck bay for raw milk delivery Washington
True North Wilderness Programs LLC Fayston $1,295,000 Support center; sugar house and storage garage for ATVs and snowmachines; 12 camp sites Washington
Norwich University Northfield $877,835 Build and operate outdoor recreation
The Health Center Plainfield $832,000 4,500 sf accessory building for counseling
AutoZone Northeast Inc. Berlin $824,000 Auto parts store, Overlook Plaza Washington
Smugglers’ Notch Management Co. Ltd. Cambridge $687,160 Replace stressed membrane structure; use as interim administration facility Lamoille
Vermont Slate and Copper Services Inc. Morristown $687,000 13,500 sf addition to manufacturing facility Lamoille
Union Bank Jeffersonville $618,900 Build and operate bank Lamoille
District 6: Franklin and Grand Isle Counties, 10 Permits, $11,372,615
Peerless Clothing International Inc. St. Albans Town $4,279,400 72,000 sf addition to Building D for storage and distribution Franklin
Hawk’s Nest South, LLP St. Albans Town $2,245,000 49-unit, 3-story senior housing; underground parking Franklin
City of St. Albans St. Albans $800,000 Demolish Fonda Building; abate hazardous materials; environmental mediation Franklin
Town of Swanton Swanton $713,300 Subdivide 23.8 acres into five industrial lots; new road, stormwater system; utilities Franklin
Remy Vallee St. Albans Town $679,000 Mixed-use building: dental office and two residential units Franklin
Vermont Agency of Transportation Highgate $675,000 Snow-removal equipment storage building and airplane hangar Franklin
Raymond Gadue Highgate $672,500 12,950 sf addition to commercial building Franklin
Burnett Scrap Metals LLC Georgia $551,000 10,400 sf recycle center on Lot 4, Morse
ndustrial Park
Bellows Free Academy Union School District St. Albans Town $395,415 One-story addition for locker room Franklin
McDonald’s Corp. St. Albans Town $362,000 Demolish building; erect 4,500 sf restaurant w/drive-thru Franklin
District 7: Caledonia, Orleans, and Essex Counties, 11 Permits, $35,014,326
Jay Peak Inc. Jay $11725,052 Phase 2, Golf & Mountain Suites Orleans
American Better Community Developers Derby $5,450,000 30,174 sf office building; parking, lighting, landscaping, utility connections Orleans
Jay Peak Inc. Jay $4,281,141 One 5-unit building; one townhouse (South Village 1,2,3) Orleans
Gilman Housing Inc. Newport City $3,506,316 16 residential units; demolish five buildings Orleans
Jay Peak Inc. Jay $3,122,000 11 buildings, 34 units, Golf & Mountain Suites Orleans
Burke 2000 LLC Burke $2,360,000 High-speed quad; some trail changes Caledonia
Audrey H. Dunn Revocable Trust Craftsbury $1,750,317 Demolish and rebuild facility Orleans
Vermont Electrical Cooperative Inc. Hardwick $1,000,000 5,000 sf extended-family household; 5,000 sf multipurpose building Caledonia
Lyndon State College Lyndon $909,000 Rebuild and expand Stonehenge parking lot Caledonia
Jay Peak Inc. Jay $585,500 On-mountain improvements Orleans
State Buildings Division Newport $325,000 40-space parking area, Northern State Correctional Facility Orleans
District 8: Bennington County, 6 Permits, $5,012,300
REE&C Capital Management Services Manchester $2,190,000 Subdivide 5.2-acre parcel into two lots; erect library building Bennington
Equinox Foundation LLC Manchester $1,263,300 Visitor center, observation deck; resurface parking lot Bennington
NSK Steering System Inc. Bennington $459,000 30’x140’ addition to shipping department; demolish house; build truck access; lanscaping Bennington
Bromley Mountain Equity Ltd. Partnership Peru $400,000 36’x54’ base lodge enclosure Bennington
Bromley Mountain Equity Ltd. Partnership Peru $350,000 Regrade Beginners’ Circle; replace two tows w/lift; build 16’x30’ hut Bennington
District 9: Addison County, 4 Permits, $3,033,572
A. Johnson Co. Middlebury $1,397,600 Planned-unit development w/43 single-family homes, six lots undeveloped; road Addison
Addison County Humane Society Middlebury $762,972 2,800 sf barn for kennels and support function; 1,650 sf 2-story office Addison
Martin and Carol Kulczyk Ripton $543,000 10 rental cabins Addison
President & Fellows of Middlebury College Middlebury $330,000 Rebuild Khon Athletic Field; install four exterior shields to reduce light spillage Addison

This is a list of approved Act 250 applications for commercial projects in 2011 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