Act 250 Rundown

This is a list of approved Act 250 applications for commercial projects in 2013 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, 4 Permits, $6,129,000
State of Vermont Maintenance & AviationClarendon$3,800,000Improvements to Runway 19, relocate road, widen and extend runway
Frances Bull-Fitzgerald, Bull-Fitzgerald Revocable TrustBrandon$1,495,000Post-construction approval of art studio and gallery with small retail shop, outbuildings
Rutland Hospital Inc.Rutland City$534,000Compressed natural gas unloading station
Killington Ski ClubKillington$300,0002,500 SF addition to 11,600 SF ski club
District 2: Windham and Southern Windsor Counties, 17 Permits, $39,655,340
Twin Valley School, Whitingham School DistrictWhitingham$9,383,37715,600 SF gym addition, 6,000 SF administration, and renovate building
Village at Cedar Hill Inc.Windsor$7,038,308Two-story building addition housing 20 units assisted-living, 20 units memory-impaired
Hermitage Inn Real Estate Holding Co., Master PlanWilmington$6,030,300New 10-year master plan and construction projects for 2013
Randall Schoonmaker, Deerfield Valley Transit AssociationWilmington$4,000,00016,100 SF office and maintenance facility, bus parking lot, two-lot subdivision
John and Lori Brunelle, Black Mountain Estates LLCBrattleboro$3,797,50030 single-story, two-bedroom homes, one three-bedroom home, community center, storage shed
Marlboro School of Music Inc.Marlboro$2,740,000Five cottages to house summer music festival participants; students during academic year
Durand Group LLCWestminster$1,242,441Previous construction and proposed 700 SF waiting area; service area addition
The Greenwood SchoolPutney$1,205,00032'x57' addition to cafeteria/classroom building, two buried water storage
Hilltop Montessori SchoolBrattleboro$766,063Renovate barn, expand footprint by 1,447 SF; realign gravel road
Clifford Allard, Allard Lumber Co.Dummerston$600,000Two new kilns now and one more when the other ones fail
Gifford Medical Center, Sharon Health CenterSharon$575,7302,622 SF addition to building; expand parking along access drive
Stratton Mountain SchoolStratton$504,000Athletic training building
Green Mountain Power Co.Wilmington$442,221Merge two facilities; construct 30'x45' garage addition, widen driveway
CNL Income Okemo Mountain LLC, Okemo LLC;Ludlow$377,800Construct and operate a challenge course at Jackson Gore
Marlboro College Corp.Marlboro$364,000Add air conditioning system to Persons Auditorium
Black River Produce; Mark Curran, Curran-Birge Real EstateSpringfield$303,6003,200 SF hoop barn to hold livestock for a short period, then process animals for shipping
Gerry Myers, FiberMark North America Inc., NG Advantage LLCBrattleboro$285,000CNG unloading station to include 6'x14' skid, security fencing with gate
District 3: Orange and Northern Windsor Counties, 9 Permits, $29,305,499
Gifford Memorial Hospital, Hillside Senior Living CommunityRandolph$17,680,381Construct in two phases three-bed nursing facility and four-unit independent living facility on 30.6 acres
Freedom Foods, Freedom Properties LLC, R.S.L. LLCRandolph$2,708,61524,910 SF food production facility, including administration, production, warehouse and loading dock
King Arthur Flour Co.Hartford$2,500,00023,900 SF building
Gifford Medical CenterRandolph$2,185,3034,800 SF, two-story addition on south end of office building
B&M RealtyHartford$1,942,200Planned development master plan, phase 1 up to 120,000 SF commercial space, nine multi-family units
Mascoma Savings BankHartland$980,000Demolish 1,100 SF building; construct new 2,236 SF building for a bank
Greater Upper Valley Solid Waste Management, Twin State Sand & Gravel Co. Inc.Hartford$732,000Equipment maintenance shop adjacent to quarry; utilities and improvement; modify boundary
Gifford Medical CenterRandolph$325,000Renovate interior of house for offices
Hartland Elementary SchoolHartford$252,000Minor addition of approximately 700 SF per floor (total 1,400 SF)
District 4: Chittenden County, 44 Permits, $155,737,616
Essex Alliance ChurchWilliston$21,816,95979,000 SF church and eight residential units
Andrew Thomas, Quarry Hill Senior Living LLCSouth Burlington$14,255,120Quarry Hill, 100-unit assisted-living facility on Lot 4
Rice Lumber Co.Shelburne$13,675,500Masterplan approval for 10-lot subdivision for six commercial, 74 residential lots
John Hummel, Lone Oak, Essex LLCEssex$13,505,000Saxon Hill, 137,361 SF food distribution warehouse
The Miller Realty GroupEssex$6,000,000Saxon Hill, demolish building on Lot A; construct three buildings on Lots A/B
Larkin Family PartnershipSouth Burlington$5,881,000Dorset St. Hotel, raze 89-unit hotel; construct 89-room extended-stay hotel with new vehicular connection
Woolen Mill AssociatesWinooski$5,600,000Two residential buildings, 33 townhouse units
Sheppard, Brogna, Gardner LLCEssex Junction$5,549,000Village Walk, demolish single-family residence; construct 48 residential units
Severance Corners Village Center LLCColchester$5,539,00086 additional units in buildings 6 and 8. No modification to building footprint
Town of EssexEssex Junction$5,449,428Nw police station with associated parking, sidewalks, radio tower, and driveway
Martin's Foods of South BurlingtonHinesburg$5,240,00036,000 SF supermarket and pharmacy store, Hannaford
VTransColchester$5,226,919Double crossover diamond interchange at I-89 Exit 16 corridor
Howard Aiken, Vermont Information Processing Inc.Colchester$4,703,00035,000 SF office building and 64-space parking lot
Al Seneca, A&C Realty LLCEssex$3,713,70058,500 SF building for indoor go-kart track and roller skating rink and 15,050 SF building
Ralph DesLauriers, Cupola Golf CourseSouth Burlington$3,130,06840-unit residential building
Black Bay Ventures 5 LLC, Autumn HarpEssex$3,000,00057,600 SF warehouse storage facility; 25 parking spaces on Lot C1-B
A. Marsh Gooding and Gates Gooding, 256-262 North Winooski Ave. LLCBurlington$2,900,09022-unit apartment complex with commercial space
James C. Cary, Marketplace Condominiums LLCMilton$2,892,683Residential 38-unit, four-story multi-family condominium building on Lot 15
Robin Jeffers, South Village Communities LLCSouth Burlington$2,710,000Three buildings on Lot 50. Lots A and C, 12 units each; Lot B 10 units (34 units)
Daniel N. PeetRichmond$2,040,000Subdivide 139.18-acre parcel consisting of two lots into 13 lots on west side of Jericho Road
Bio-Tek InstrumentsWinooski$1,744,500Two-story 180'x60' building addition with additional parking
Town of HinesburgHinesburg$1,723,199New police station; additions and renovations to fire station, parking, sidewalks
Tom Sheppard, River's Edge Development Corp.Colchester$1,671,00019-unit PRD off of Fox Run
Burlington International AirportSouth Burlington$1,669,985Reconstruct Taxiway B
Champlain Water DistrictColchester$1,566,000Replace 850,000-gallon welded steel South water tank with 1,275,000 gallon tank
Fletcher Allen Health Care Inc.Burlington$1,507,399Expand seventh floor of Baird building for mother-baby unit; exterior renovations to sixth floor
Eric F. Farrell, Staniford FarmsBurlington$1,400,000Create PUD consisting of 30-lot residential subdivision
Ehlerville LLCEssex$1,118,000578 SF addition to convenience store; expand fuel pumps, construct sewer
Gabriel Handy, Franklin South LLCEssex Junction$1,045,580Remove two homes with detached garages; construct three-story, 17-unit, 14,993 SF apartment building
Tom Sheppard, River's Edge Development Corp.Milton$959,000Hummingbird Lane, create four-lot subdivision; construct one duplex on each lot, total of eight residential units
ILH LLCWilliston$954,63015,120 SF maintenance building and 8,350 SF mechanical enclosure on Lot 4
Thomas Hergenrother, Hergenrother ConstructionEssex$841,120Three duplex residences
Jeffrey and Cheryle Jimmo, Sizzling SausageColchester$815,80013,200 SF office/warehouse
Rathe Road LLCColchester$778,00013,360 SF recycling facility building on Lot 2A
Finard Properties, University Mall LLCSouth Burlington$723,579Raze 4,000 SF commercial building; construct 6,000 SF commercial building; move ATM
Thomas Hergenrother, Hergenrother ConstructionEssex Junction$695,600Four single-family residential units; one duplex building
James P. Burnett & Mark J. Burnett, Burnett Scrap Metals LLCHinesburg$647,00014,400 SF storage/sorting building with office at existing scrap metal recycling site
Erik J. Hoekstra, Abe's Corner LLCBurlington$600,011Three-story mixed-use building on Lot 1 with seven residential units and 1,475 SF restaurant
Burlington International AirportSouth Burlington$559,70021'4"x33'4" sewage receiving building with connection to municipal sewer system
Trinity Baptist ChurchWilliston$440,000Upgrade parking lot and lighting
Essex Family DentalEssex$408,0603,246 SF expansion of dental office
Pizzagalli Properties LLCEssex$345,000Convert 82,000 SF warehouse to 54,000 SF building; add 207 parking spaces at 38 River Road; 28 spaces at 30 River Road
Don Turner, Cameron's Run LLPMilton$331,986Single-family homes on lots 1, 5, 26, 28
District 5: Washington and Lamoille Counties 11 Permits, $131,007,312
State of Vermont Department of BuildingsWaterbury$99,724,000Renovate Waterbury State Office Complex
Vermont Butter and CheeseBarre Town$9,147,140Addition to manufacturing facility for aged cheese
Green Mountain Valley SchoolFayston$6,914,235Sports center for athletic training space, gym space, physical therapy office
Town of StoweStowe$5,400,000Jackson Arena, incorporate minor changes
Village of WaterburyWaterbury$5,293,000Wastewater treatment plan, phosphorus removal upgrade project
G & D LLCMorrisville$1,928,200New neighborhood with 29 residential units in 15 buildings including 14 duplexes
New England Excess Exchange Ltd.Barre Town$1,048,237Office building and associated parking, drive, and utilities
Arnot Development Group Inc.Waterbury$465,00026-lot subdivision with single-family homes and associated infrastructure
Don & Lise Wexler, Strider Development LLCMiddlesex$407,500Camp Mead, additions to building
Carroll Concrete Co. Inc.Berlin$350,000Replace concrete batch plant and add one auxiliary silo/dust collector
Sterling Ridge Management Co. Inc.Cambridge$330,000Four new cabins and a garage addition to existing dwelling
District 6: Franklin and Grand Isle Counties, 7 Permits, $8,095,500
Rick Bove, Fairfax Street Realty LLCSt. Albans Town$3,393,000Reconfigure previously approved 39 residential unit project in 12 buildings to single three-story buildings with 60 units
Northwestern Medical Center Inc.St. Albans City$1,575,0003,000 SF addition to hospital; expand parking facility
Richard McLatchy, South Alburgh Fire District No. 2Alburg$1,300,00023,00 LF of water main to serve approximately 75 users
Scott Holman, Zaremba Program Development LLCGeorgia$625,000Dollar General Store, subdivide 14.95-acre tract of land into 1.45-acre lot; construct 9,100 SF retail
BB & L LLCSt. Albans City$492,5008,000 SF vehicle maintenance facility on lots 10 and 11 of Sunset Meadows
Tim & Carol ReedGeorgia$359,000Subdivide 131-acre tract of land into five lots
Alburg Golf LinksAlburg$351,0001,556 LF access drive and 2,200 SF single family homes
District 7: Caledonia, Orleans, and Essex Counties, 18 Permits, $102,926,480
Burke 2000 LLCBurke$39,175,000116-unit, five-story hotel
Jay Peak Inc.Jay$13,453,000Stateside Cottages project, 13 buildings, utilities, and parking
Jay Peak Inc.Jay$13,282,500Phase II of lodges and townhouses project
Vermont Electric Cooperative Inc.Canaan$9,000,000Reconstruct 21 miles of overhead utility lines plus one mile of new overhead utility lines
R.E.M. Development Co. LLCNewport City$8,000,000The Highlands, renovate and expand commercial building into 82 residential apartment units
Jay Peak Inc.Jay$5,680,375Remove Bonaventure chairlift and install Power Line chairlift
Town Of CanaanCanaan$2,400,000Modify municipal wastewater treatment facility
Town of Jay/Town of TroyJay$2,200,000Municipal sewer line along Vermont Route 242 and Vermont Route 101
Circus Smirkus Circus Barn Inc.Greensboro$1,869,000Develop summer circus camp
Roger Gosselin Inc., Gosselin Enterprises. Inc.Derby$1,777,525Renew permit to construct five multi-family residential units
Vermont Agency of TransportationCoventry$1,505,000950' taxiway extension, eight aircraft hangar buildings, and related infrastructure
GB New England 2 LLCDerby$1,305,00013,255 SF building for use as a CVS pharmacy
St. Johnsbury AcademySt. Johnsbury$897,000Renovate/rehab Cramton House dormitory
Northeastern Vermont Regional HospitalSt. Johnsbury$755,0002,100 SF addition to medical office building; parking, and stormwater
Richard Dreissigacker, CF Operations L3C/Craftsbury Outdoor CenterCraftsbury$700,0008,500 SF multi-purpose activity center to replace existing facility
North Country Health System Inc.Derby$400,0001,858 SF single-story addition to Derby Green Nursing Home
Burke Mountain AcademyBurke$277,080Two-bedroom staff apartment added to existing dorm and associated utilities
Edmond and Carol BeforeNewark$250,000Car dealership and single family residence
District 8: Bennington County, 6 Permits, $36,685,917
Alpaslan Basdogan, Vermont Turquoise Hospitality LLCManchester$20,003,25974,000 SF 80-room hotel with 160-seat restaurant and spa
3835 Main LLCManchester$12,535,600Demolish Exit Village Country Inn; construct 54,589 SF 78-room hotel with 75-seat restaurant
Dorset Development LLCManchester$2,354,500Remove 13,500 SF Sirloin Saloon building; construct 19,450 SF building with landscaping and two plazas
Juliette and Timothy BrittonPeru$685,938Raze general store; construct new store, café, and apartment on same parcel.
Merchants BankBennington$576,620Convert former Wendy's Restaurant to bank
Dearborn Land Investment LLCArlington$530,000Demolish 7,600 SF commercial building; replace with 9,100 SF retail building
District 9: Addison County, 4 Permits, $2,395,554
Dan Smith, Integrated Energy Solutions Inc., Panther Bedding and CompostSalisbury$792,400Commercial processing facility for producing animal bedding
Addison County Fair and Field Days Inc.New Haven$649,999Renovate horse barn into restroom facilities
Steve and Marcia DupoiseNew Haven$503,155Approval of buildings 3, 4, and 5 previously constructed without LUP, previously started; construct new storage building 8, and parking
WhistlePigShoreham$450,000Storage building for rye whiskey