Act 250 Rundown

This is a list of Act 250 applications for commercial projects with costs higher than $250,000 that were submitted in 2014 and approved before our press time in April 2015. Projects are listed according to district and construction costs.

Source: Louis Borie, executive director, Natural Resources Board

Description edited 5/19/2015

Applicant/OrganizationLocationConstruction CostProject Description
District 1: Rutland County, 3 Permits, $397,5695
Rutland County Community Land Trust Rutland City $2,452,135 Renovate building into six, 1-bedroom units; erect 2nd building w/eight 1-bedroom units
Jamac Inc./Town of Castleton Castleton $1,186,560 Subdivide 5.1 acre parcel from 31.2-acre parcel; build Castleton Fire Dept./Rescue facility
Killington/Pico Ski Resort Partners LLC Killington $337,000 Install ZipRider adjacent to snowshed 3, detachable quad chairlift/snowshed lodge
District 2: Windham and Southern Windsor Counties, 13 Permits, $40,066,289
230 Canal St. LLC/Housing Vermont Brattleboro $9,009,240 55-unit rental housing facility for seniors and non-elderly disabled
Landmark College Putney $8,755,203 Proposed science, technology, and innovation center
CLP Okemo Mountain LLC/Okemo LLC Ludlow $6,900,000 Replace North Star Express quad chairlift
Vermont Department of Buildings and General Services Westminster $5,432,410 Public safety building, garage, and microwave dish
Green Mountain Power Corp. Brattleboro $2,009,928 Demolish service center building and construct 11,744 sf replacement
Corporation of Marlboro College Marlboro $2,006,089 Expand and renovate Perrine Building for Visual Arts Center
Sonnax R&D LLC Rockingham $2,000,000 Renovate 26,000 sf of space for reuse as engineering and research expansion
Bellows Falls Village Corp. Rockingham $1,900,000 Replace and install a source-control vault in a water system
Suzanne Rice/Wilbur Rice Jamaica $686,000 3,000 sf barn-style building for country deli store, fueling station
Hermitage Inn Real Estate Holding Co. LLC Dover $529,000 Single-family house w/driveway; water and sewer connection on 2.05-acre lot
Luskin, Deborah/Timothy Shafer/River Valley Credit Union Townshend $312,600 Renovate physician's office into a branch office of River Valley Credit Union
Black River Overlook/Housing Vermont 2004 Inc./Ludlow Housing Associates/Timothy Mueller Ludlow $265,819 Changes to residential development
Carlos Otis Stratton Mountain Clinic Inc. Stratton $260,000 29’ x 25’ building w/2 stories to add floor space for ambulance access
District 3: Orange and Northern Windsor Counties, 10 Permits, $11,021,702
Hartford School District Hartford $4,335,000 New field house, new track w/synthetic field; regrade fields
Alan Pidgeon/Sabil and Sons Inc./William Josler Hartford $2,000,000 20,254 sf building and associated parking
Vermont Agency of Transportation Newbury $1,000,000 59' x 119' maintenance garage, wood shed, and outdoor furnace
Lake Morey Inn Golf Resort Limited Partnership Fairlee $837,800 Raise structures on one lot; construct two 3-bedroom residences connected by a common entry
P & P Market Place Inc. Williamstown $832,830 Expand Pump & Pantry convenience store
Green Mountain Power Corp. Hartford $650,000 2,500 sf building
Galusha Hill Farm LLC Topsham $497,000 Convert 9-bedroom house, 5-bedroom house, 2-bedroom cabin, and whole property to a retreat center
Route 5 Motorsports Realty LLC Hartland $318,900 Permit previously built 56’ x 84’ addition, 3 retaining walls
Lake Sunapee Bank Woodstock $300,172 Reconstruct drive-up bank
Shire Riverview Motel Woodstock $250,000 2,371 sf addition
District 4: Chittenden County, 41 Permits, $155,195,597
C-11 Corp./Black Bay Ventures IX LLC Milton $43,323,115 64-unit elderly housing complex on lots 29 and part of 32 of Blackberry Commons
Amber Lantern Green Meadow Aparts. Essex Junction $30,185,000 10 residential buildings (300 units), parking, roads
South Village Communities LLC South Burlington $10,587,200 Phase 2 of South Village Master Plan: 60 residential units
The Miller Realty Group Williston $7,000,000 New parking, utilities, exterior mechanical equipment, and storage tanks
4 Pearl Street Investments LLC Essex Junction $5,070,000 Demolish bank; erect 4-story, mixed-use building w/parking below and at rear
Town of Williston Williston $4,909,470 32,625 sf office maintenance building; 7,500 sf salt shed
Arthur Rye/Bernice Brisson Trust/Rye Associates South Burlington $3,787,740 34-lot PUD : 22 single-family homes and five commecial buildings
Peking Duck House/Mill Boarding House LLC Winooski $3,527,350 Convert commercial building to residential use; erect two new buildings
Kathy Goguen/247 Pearl Burlington $3,210,054 Demolish forner Dairy Queen; erect 3-story, mixed-use building w/28 residential units and 1,494 sf of restaurant space
Cupola Golf Course c/o Ralph DesLauriers South Burlington $3,130,168 $2,251,114 Change in use of Building CC from congregate care to market-rate housing; erect 32-unit building B on QHC Lot 1
Pearl Lake LLP/Redstone Burlington $3,075,000 3-story, 29-unit multifamily residential building
Pinewood Manor Inc. Essex $3,050,000 Phase 2, including Stonebrook Circle and single-family houses on 13 lots
Shelburne Green LLC Shelburne $3,039,100 12 new buildings
Rivers Edge Development Corp. Colchester $2,888,500 22-unit PRD
Brad Gardner Jericho $2,456,793 Moore Commons PUD: five duplexes and six single-family lots on Walnut Lane
GB New England 2 LLC Colchester $2,437,370 13,255 sf pharmacy, lot B2.9
Super-Temp Realty Co. LLC South Burlington $2,407,000 27,500 sf manufacturing facility
Jeffrey & Elizabeth Goldberg/Wedgewood Development Corp. South Burlington $2,301,600 Six new duplex units, two new single-family dwellings
Greenfield Capital LLC South Burlington $2,172,918 41,744 sf addition to the building on Lot 10 of Meadowland Business Park
Greater Burlington Industrial Corp./Rick Bove Milton $1,752,200 20,300 sf tomato sauce factory on a 6.82 acre lot referred to as Lot 17
Pizzagalli Properties LLC/Twincraft Essex $1,400,000 Convert 15,000 sf of a 69,900 sf building from warehouse
Northeast Territories Inc. South Burlington $1,390,000 25,781 sf contractor or trade facility building
Dr. H. Clinton Reichard/Petit Brook Veterinary Clinic Colchester $1,004,000 Subdivide 17.70 acre parcel into two parcels w/existing residence on one parcel
Myers Williams Rathe Road Lot 2B LL Colchester $802,000 Self-storage facility including 10 mini-storage buildings
Tigan Place LLC/Cedric W. Demeritt Winooski $751,500 Demolish residence at 25 Tigan St.; erect 8,000 sf commercial/industrial building
The Snyder Taft Corners LLC Williston $750,000 Add 20 residential units, modify footprints, and construct community and rec buildings
Stephen Unsworth/Snyder South Pointe Limited Partnership South Burlington $700,000 Demolish single-family home on lot 32; construct four new homes
Forestdale Heights Inc. Essex $639,000 4,800 sf office building and four mini-storage buildings totaling 7,600 sf on Lot 13
McDonald's USA LLC South Burlington $622,500 Renovate restaurant on the same footprint w/new facade, signage, and lighting
The Automaster Shelburne $600,000 Enclose 448 sf of space to enlarge BMW showroom
J. Richard & Linda J. Corley Trust Fund/Bowl New England Colchester $550,000 7,500 sf expansion for game room; 360 sf kitchen expansion
Leo and Theresa Gauthier/Joe Rotunda Essex $500,793 5,650 sf building on Lot 15 for collision center
Brian Jenkins Essex $500,000 7,200 sf trucking terminal w/800 sf office space on Lot 4
Rathe's Salvage Inc. Colchester $450,000 4,500 sf building for office and storage on Lot 3.
LNP Inc. Al Senecal Essex $410,000 6,676 sf addition for 20-unit congregate care housing onto approved 30-unit building
The Snyder Taft Corners LLC Williston $355,000 Finish construction of Dunmore Road and 11 single-family homes on Lots S1
James & Janet Harrison Milton $353,862 Convert maple sugaring building to an 80-seat banquet hall.
Mount Mansfield Television Inc./EF Farrell LLC South Burlington $315,250 Revise approved building on Lot 4 to 54 residential units from 47 congregate care units
Town of Williston Williston $280,000 New public street linking Zephyr Road and Talcott Road
All Metals Recycling Inc. Williston $260,000 Scrap metal recycling facility: office/storage building, scale, unloading/processing area
District 5: Washington and Lamoille Counties 16 Permits, $37,663,353
Smugglers' Notch Management Co. Ltd. Cambridge $5,706,746 $1,187,600 Phase II of snowmaking master plan New beginner ski terrain: three surface lifts, small day lodge, parking for staff and shuttle
Norwich University Northfield $4,952,622 Interior and some exterior renovations to Kreitzberg Library
Town of Waterbury Waterbury $4,351,980 2-story, 6,850 sf addition to Waterbury Public Library
Central Vermont Community Land Trust Waterbury $4,093,009 Purchase and develop .99 acre site w/27 residential apartments in existing building
Alchemy Holdings LLC Stowe $3,500,000 Building for a craft brewery and retail sales area
RHTL Partners LLC Berlin $2,842,000 Redevelop car dealership
Dutch Realty Holdings LLP Stowe $2,798,000 Expand Sun & Ski Inn to include 16 rooms, bowling lanes, and lounge
E.F. Wall and Associates Inc. Northfield $2,580,708 10,000 sf medical office building and parking lot
Patrick Malone Montpelier $2,250,000 30,000 sf addition to 60,000 sf distribution center
Mount Mansfield Co. Inc. Stowe $741,325 Install a 10,193-foot zip tour
Hunger Mountain Children's Center Inc. Waterbury $602,000 HMCC purchased previously leased space and adjoining property and will renovate both
Summit Ventures NE LLC Warren $333,763 New parking lot, Lot F, to accommodate 470 vehicles at the Lincoln Peak Base Area
Winterwood Timber Frames LLC East Montpelier $286,000 28' x 30' showroom/office, 52' x 100' work space
Central Vermont Medical Center Berlin $250,000 Compressed natural gas distribution facility
District 6: Franklin and Grand Isle Counties, 8 Permits, $6,575,460
Town of Swanton/Energtek North Country Inc. Swanton $2,149,200 Compressed natural gas facility
Vt. Dept. Fish & Wildlife/Grand Isle Consolidated Water District Grand Isle $820,720 Granular activated carbon filtration system at Ed Weed Fish Hatchery
St. Albans Cooperative Creamery Inc./Richard Green Enosburgh $800,000 7,000 sf building for food-grade washing facility on lots 2 and 4
VTrans Highgate $675,000 Three hangar buildings 60' x 60’, one 135' x 50'
Michel & Betty Gingras Swanton $673,500 Subdivide 9.92 acre tract into three lots
St. Anne's Shrine Isle LaMotte $595,040 Replace seasonal camp w/year-round 2-bedroom cottage; construct 2-bedroom cabin
Deso & Leduc Properties LLC/Robert Creller Jr./Zaremba Program Development LLC Alburgh Town $500,000 9,100 sf retail stroe w/30 parking spaces and new access driveway
Hard'Ack Inc. St. Albans Town $362,000 Modify size and location of previously approved lodge building; construct 34' x 40' garage.
District 7: Caledonia, Orleans, and Essex Counties, 12 Permits, $36,945,408
Shattuck Hill Investments LLC Derby $16,745,000 160,000 sf retail building (Walmart)
Vermont Agency of Transportation Coventry $11,400,000 Airport terminal area development and runway extension project
Jay Peak Inc. Jay $2,825,000 Stateside indoor recreation center
Sweet Tree Holdings Brighton $2,076,766 Convert furniture manufacturing plant to maple syrup products processing plant
Yankee Farm Credit ACA Derby $686,500 4,000 sf commercial building on Lot 3 of Commerce Center subdivision
NVRH St. Johnsbury $595,000 3,600 sf expansion to medical office building
Abbott Equities LLC/Saagris Enterprises Management LLC Derby $592,750 Dunkin’ Donuts w/drive thru window
St. Johnsbury Academy St. Johnsbury $574,823 Improvements to Carl Ranger Hall
NVRH/NG Advantage LLC/NVRH St. Johnsbury $530,000 Compressed natural gas uploading station and equipment
Jay Peak Inc. Jay $331,569 Stateside amphitheater
Randy & Pamela White/T-Mobile Northeast LLC Brownington $309,000 140' monopole telecommunication tower
NVRH/Northeast Kingdom Human Services/NVRH St. Johnsbury $279,000 1,400 sf care bed facility
District 8: Bennington County, 5 Permits, $17,850,910
IPTV-B-C55 LLC/Manchester Hotel Associates II LLC Manchester $14,458,050 Demolish eight buildings on 5.58 tract; construct 98-room Hampton Inn & Suites
Freedom Realty LLC Manchester Village $1,100,000 $1,095,950 96-guest, 4,500 sf event barn w/three guest rooms at the Inn at Manchester 22’ x 36’ addition to previously approved event barn
Andrew Tarantino/Jason Day Dorset $650,000 Two commercial manufacturing buildings w/driveway, parking, and utilities, Lots J and K
HRH Management LLC North Bennington $546,910 Renovate 2nd- and 3rd-floors of building 2 for 10 apartments; six apartments in building 4
District 9: Addison County, 6 Permits, $8,084,284
Middlebury South Village/Retrovest Associates Inc. Middlebury $3,808,590 16 townhouses w/municipal water
Community Health Center of the Rutland R Shoreham $1,444,805 4,100 sf medical facility on an undeveloped parcel
Yankee Farm Credit Middlebury $1,200,000 4,300 sf commercial building w/parking
Middle Road Ventures LLC Middlebury $570,000 Subdivide Lot 47 into eight lots for single-family use, three new lots for solar arrays, and a common lot
Simmonds Precision Vergennes $534,000 Install outdoor above-ground compressed natural gas decanting station
Agri-Mark Inc. Middlebury $526,889 Install compressed natural gas offloading station, expand boiler room, replace boilers