Act 250 Rundown

This is a list of approved Act 250 applications for commercial projects in 2012 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, 12 Permits, $130,189,579
SP Land Co. LLC, MTB Killington LLCKillington$118,426,240Subdivision; build 2,300 residential units
Housing Trust of RutlandBrandon$2,700,000Convert administration building at former training school into 18 1- and 2-bedroom apartments
Alderman's KiaRutland Town$2,000,00014,208 sf building to house Kia dealership
American Skiing Co. Resort Properties, MTB Killington LLCKillington$1,762,000New parking lot for 1,276 vehicles
B. Cairns Properties LLCWest Rutland$1,033,000Reconstruct gas station into 4,820 sf convenience store with 32 seats, gas and diesel sales
Diversions LLCBrandon$982,414Commercial use of Building K in Park Village as music and arts center, recording studio, and retail
Peak Lodge at PicoKillington$804,9006,300 sf building connecting Pico Ski Club and administration building to house Vermont Adaptive Ski
H. Hirschmann Ltd.West Rutland$799,84711,280 sf building expansion and 2,060 sf gravel drive to an existing building
Naylor & Breen Builders Inc.Brandon$501,0002,640 sf addition to existing millwork facility and 22,500 sf steel building on Lot 4
Omya Inc.Pittsford$500,000Install conveyor system to transport tailings; line stormwater management basin
Castleton State CollegeCastleton$375,17842,200 sf new tennis courts, and stormwater treatment facilities
Chittenden Resorts LLCChittenden$305,000Phase 1 of 11-lot trailside cottages residential subdivision
District 2: Windham and Southern Windsor Counties, 16 Permits, $138,129,502
CLP Okemo Mountain LLC, Forests Parks And Recreation, Okemo Limited Liability Co., Timber Creek at Okemo Number II LLC, Trailside Investment Co. LLC, West Hill Road Partners LLCLudlow$118,196,000208-unit recreational residential planned community adjacent to Okemo
Brattleboro Memorial HospitalBrattleboro$4,110,000Emergency room and emergency generator
Cold Brook Fire District No. 1Wilmington$3,400,000100,000 gallon per day tertiary treatment capacity plant at golf course lagoon site
Commonwealth DairyBrattleboro$3,005,69823,013 sf addition and additional parking
Valley Cares Inc.Townshend$1,951,889Build and operate 12 assisted living apartment units
Stratton Mountain SchoolStratton$1,950,000Student center and arts building
Aldi Super Market, Royal Square LLCBrattleboro$1,543,095Demolish Kipling Cinema; construct 15,832 sf Aldi food market
Cersosimo Industries, Cersosimo Lumber Co., Vermont Mulch Co. Inc.Vernon$1,061,000Mulch processing and packing facility
Zaremba Program Development LLCChester$750,0002-lot subdivision and construction of a 9,100 sf retail building
JLS Magic LLC, Magic MountainLondonderry$425,000Aerial tree park
Abbott’s GlenHalifax$335,020New kitchen, increase seating to 29, reduce campsites to three, add six cabins and a bathhouse
Cold Brook Fire District No. 1Wilmington$318,800Replace air bubble system and blower to increase treatment capacity from 30,521 to 160,000 gallons per day
Cold Brook Fire District No. 1Wilmington$288,0003,300' water main
CNL Income Okmeo Mountain LLC, Okemo LLCLudlow$285,000Construct zip lines
Green Mountain Power Corp., Telephone Operating Co. of VermontReading$260,000Relocate 2,877 feet of utility line corridor along Tyson Road
Grace Cottage Hospital, Otis Health Care CenterTownshend$250,000Renovate Messenger Valley Pharmacy, and demolish and rebuild barn
District 3: Orange and Northern Windsor Counties, 7 Permits, $6,805,600
Woodstock Hospitality Inc.Woodstock$2,500,000Demolish Pond Ridge Motel and Cottage; replace with a new motel
Merchants Bank, Jake’s Quechee MarketHartford$1,650,00010,000 sf retail building to contain a café
Vermont Law SchoolRoyalton$1,100,280Demolish Fay House and sand/salt storage building; build fitness center
DG Strategic II LLC, Dollar General, Judith Sanders, Willo McCulloughRoyalton$500,0009,100 sf Family Dollar Store; 2-lot subdivision
Cameron Real Estate Inc., United Rentals Inc.Hartford$428,320Use building for equipment storage/rental; erect chain link fence around building at 244 Olcott Drive
VTEL, CVPSBridgewater$320,000Relocate and reconstruct 12,820' of utility line along Vt. 100A
Raymond, Janice, and Joshua JasminHartford$307,000Re-subdivide Lots 14-0016 and 14-0017 by annexing 111,800 sf from the north side of Lot 14-0017
District 4: Chittenden County, 37 Permits, $95,494,279
Vermont State Department of Buildings & General ServiceColchester$25,150,000Merge Lots 3 and 4, demolish buildings on Lot 3, and construct a 61,606 gsf building
Village of Essex JunctionEssex Junction$11,902,500Refurbish waste water treatment facility; construct new buildings
Catamount/Van NessBurlington$10,550,000140-room hotel within an existing armory
Shelburne MuseumShelburne$6,500,000Build 16,000 sf facility and demolish 5 houses and Kalkin House
Town Meadow LLCEssex$6,225,000Construct buildings B and C and associated infrastructure
Pizzagalli Properties LLCS. Burlington$3,855,0002-story, 45,000 sf medical office building on Lot 6
Cathedral Square Corp.Burlington$3,708,630Change number of units in previously approved elderly housing from 59 units with 83 occupants to 69 units
NG Advantage LLCMilton$2,714,170Compressed natural gas intermodal terminal for distribution of natural gas, and headquarters
Medical Office Building Unit Owners AssociationColchester$2,392,019After-the-fact approval for 3-story, 37,000 sf medical office building
Costco WholesaleColchester$2,081,886Self-serve gas facility with 6 fueling dispenser islands
GMS Realty LLCColchester$1,976,50030,150 sf building with 32 parking spaces on Lot 18
E.F. Farrell LLCBurlington$1,912,000Demolish 7,000 sf east-west section of front building; construct 3- and 4-story, 29,200 sf addition
Hinesburg Hillside LLCHinesburg$1,863,000Subdivide Lot 2 into 11 footprint lots and 1 common Lot; build 9 single-family homes, 1 duplex
Dan & Mike FontaineWilliston$1,603,71014 single-family homes and 20 duplex units
Rathe Road LLCColchester$1,340,000Subdivide 45.6-acre lot into 27.9 and 17.7 acres; construct 3,200 sf building
Greenleaf LLCShelburne$1,280,0008 single-family residences on Lots 15-22
Baker Distributing Corp.Colchester$1,200,0009,600 sf addition to warehouse and district facility on Lot 16
E.F. Farrell LLCBurlington$1,000,025Increase the occupancy of Building 1 from 38 1-bedroom units to 30 1-bedroom units and 9 2-bedroom units
Burlington Housing AuthorityBurlington$951,4002,300 sf community center
Aaron VinceletteWilliston$760,65910,590 sf car wash on James Brown Drive
Town of ColchesterColchester$634,425Reconstruction of intersection of East and Depot roads
Hauke Building Supply Inc.Burlington$599,000Replace existing Citgo gas station with new Key Bank at Ethan Allen Shopping Center
Burton Corp.Burlington$487,985Change site and parking lot to facilitate pedestrian connection between buildings
237 Spear StreetShelburne$473,0002 duplexes on Lots 9-1 and 9-2
J.M. Rowley Corp.Milton$399,556Redevelop Lot 3 of existing 3-lot subdivision into a new truck garage and office building (5,376 sf total)
Peter J. HandyColchester$354,160Subdivide 1.17 acre lot and build 3,648 sf 10-unit motel on Lot 3
Adams Real Properties LLCWilliston$353,000After-the-fact approval for a 14,400 sf warehouse/office building constructed in 1980
Jolley AssociatesHinesburg$350,00016'x60' addition to east side of building with site improvements
Richard StrubleEssex$336,0006,400 sf commercial/warehouse building on Lot 23
Camp Dudley at Kiniya YMCA II LLCColchester$320,000New bath house
IDX Systems Corp., GE Healthcare Integrated IT SolutionsS. Burlington$310,00021’x7.25’ concrete pad for emergency generator
St. Michael’s CollegeColchester$307,654Construct 682’ loop road; widen 275’ road between 300 series buildings and tennis courts
The AutomasterShelburne$300,000After-the-fact demolition of Hideaway Restaurant and merging of 2 lots
Andrea EstatesMilton$271,000Subdivide 6.44 acre parcel into 2 single-family lots
NYNEX Mobile Limited PartnershipColchester$267,00075' telecommunications tower with 8 panel antennas and 12'x24' equipment shelter
Town of ColchesterColchester$265,0005’ wide concrete sidewalk, crosswalks, pedestrian traffic signals, and landscaping
District 5: Washington and Lamoille Counties 22 Permits, $146,634,336
State of Vermont Department of BuildingsWaterbury$91,181,000Renovate Waterbury state office complex
TN Resort Stowe LLCStowe$12,590,525Remove west end of hotel; build new south wing
Trapp Family Lodge Inc.Stowe$6,912,000Trapp Lager Brewery & Restaurant
Norwich UniversityNorthfield$4,944,542Biomass boiler building adjacent to existing boiler plant
Norwich UniversityNorthfield$4,893,840Renovate Sabine Field including sound system; new field lighting
Norwich UniversityNorthfield$4,567,598Phase 2 of new dormitory for 286 students
Moretown Landfill Inc.Moretown$3,382,57820-acre lined landfill and access
Berlin Mall LLCBerlin$3,304,957Building addition and conversion of existing space
Thatcher Hill LLCWaterbury$2,900,000Demolish and rebuild Thatcher Brook Inn
Goddard CollegePlainfield$1,866,620Wood chip heating facility
R. L. Vallee Inc.Morrisville$1,717,000Addition to Aubuchon building; replace gas station/convenience store
Copley Hospital Inc.Morristown$1,500,000Single-story addition to emergency department building
Gristmill Properties LLCWaterbury$1,165,465Construct a second commercial building and related infrastructure
Pomerleau Real EstateBerlin$890,000Restaurant with 88 seats and drive-thru window
Central Vermont Public Service Corp.Roxbury$769,000Overhead utility line
Donkey Barn LLCStowe$742,250Restaurant
Zaremba Group LLCNorthfield$648,7809,100 sf retail facility with associated parking and loading areas
Capitol City Auto Mart Inc.Berlin$600,000Upgrades to building: new colors, finishes, signage, and canopy
Coffey Property Management LLCWaterbury$593,3501-story addition to Waterbury Medical Associates building
1015 Route 15 Johnson LLCJohnson$307,1006 storage units
Smugglers’ Notch Management Co. Ltd.Cambridge$254,940Aerial trekking course
District 6: Franklin and Grand Isle Counties, 15 Permits, $35,619,484
Mylan Technologies Inc.St. Albans City$20,000,000Demolish 2 buildings; construct 3-story, 32,216 sf manufacturing addition
St. Albans Cooperative Creamery Inc.St. Albans Town$5,015,00014,600 sf addition to St. Albans Creamery and 18,000 sf retail store
Franklin County Industrial Development Corp.St. Albans Town$2,728,00050,000 sf industrial building on Lot 9
St. Anne’s ShrineIsle La Motte$1,485,2005 cabins, maintenance building, addition, columbarium, gravel walking paths, and road
Jolley AssociatesAlburg$1,078,900Demolish two convenience stores, one set of fuel pumps; construct 5,260 sf building and fueling stations
Franklin FoodsEnosburgh Falls$600,000Install 4 additional storage silos
State of Vermont Buildings Division, Northwest Correctional FacilitySt. Albans Town$585,0003,600 sf maintenance garage and new gravel access drive
Jolley AssociatesSt. Albans Town$572,5004,675 sf car wash with four wash bays and 13 new parking spaces
Town of AlburgAlburg$524,500Subdivide Lot 5 of the Alburgh Industrial Park into 3 lots; build municipal garage
Mylan Technologies Inc.St. Albans Town$286,000125-space parking lot to shuttle employees to and from Lake Street plant
Poratti Properties LLCGrand Isle$264,500Subdivide Lot 3 into three lots
Ben & Jerry’s Homemade Inc.St. Albans Town$262,5001,700 sf chemical room storage addition
District 7: Caledonia, Orleans, and Essex Counties, 13 Permits, $34,295,965
Jay Peak Inc.Jay$11,725,052Phase 2 golf and mountain suites
WEV USA LLCDerby$7,000,00060,040 sf manufacturing plant for Louis Garneau
Jay Peak Inc.Jay$4,666,900Phase I of the lodge and townhouses project
Jay Peak Inc.Jay$2,512,153Tram parking deck project
Jay Peak Inc.Jay$1,968,000Multi-purpose building with daycare, water and sewer connection, beginner learning slope
Jay Peak Inc.Jay$1,528,580Renovations to Austria Haus
Jay Peak Inc.Jay$1,045,000Construct taxi chair to replace Queen’s T-bar
Richard GroverDerby$925,000Demolish existing building; construct 12,000 sf commercial building
Jay Peak Inc.Jay$800,000Replace on-site wastewater disposal serving Sky Haus
Jay Peak Inc.Jay$763,000Wedding and special events barn
Zaremba Group LLCTroy$648,7809,100 sf Dollar General
Scott OeschgerSt. Johnsbury$363,50012,000 sf slaughterhouse and retail butcher store
Burke 2000 LLCBurke$350,000Subdivide 32 lots for single-family home construction
District 8: Bennington County, 4 Permits, $7,468,600
Southern Vermont CollegeBennington$5,981,0004-story, 139-student dormitory
Hill Farm Property LLCArlington$600,600Demolish garage, loft, and attached garage; relocate chicken coop and storage barn; renovate annex
Sunderland Hill LLCSunderland$537,000Reclaim gravel pit and develop 23-lot residential subdivision
Bromley Mountain Equity Ltd. PartnershipPeru$350,000Outdoor aerial adventure park on 3 acres adjacent to water slide
District 9: Addison County, 7 Permits, $56,003,897
Middlebury CollegeMiddlebury$26,500,000110,000 sf field house to replace The Bubble
Vermont Hard Cider Co. LLCMiddlebury$20,468,86987,005 SF manufacturing bottling plant on 26.86 acres within the Middlebury Industrial Park
President & Fellows of Middlebury CollegeMiddlebury$5,837,50019,700 sf squash facility
Esnid LLCMiddlebury$1,465,4221-story, 11,442 sf animal processing facility; storage shed
Middlebury CollegeRipton$605,000Snowmaking system to cover 3.9 kilometers of existing Nordic ski trails
President & Fellows of Middlebury CollegMiddlebury$552,106Add 92 vehicle spaces to parking lot and install lighting