Act 250 Rundown

A list of Act 250 applications for commercial projects with costs higher than $250,000 that were submitted in 2015 and approved before press time this year. Projects are listed according to district and construction costs.

Source: Louis Borie, chief coordinator, Natural Resources Board

Applicant/OrganizationLocationConstruction CostProject Description
District 1: Rutland County, $5,171,496
Killington Pico Ski Resort Partners LLC Killington $2,860,000 Mountain coaster, ropes course structure, maze, and zip lines
Rutland Regional Medical Center Rutland City $1,011,746 2,160 sf addition to emergency room
Rutland Town Recreation Committee Rutland Town $832,000 3-bay town highway garage
Alderman's Chevrolet Rutland Town $467,750 2,900 sf new-car showroom building.
District 2: Windham and Southern Windsor Counties, $54,213,818
Hermitage Inn Real Estate Holding Co. LLC Wilmington $7,311,632 Replace Barnstormer trip chairlift with 6-pack bubble chairlift
Intrawest/Stratton Corp. Stratton $6,874,200 2nd-floor additions of 1,927 sf and 1,892 sf to add 354 restaurant seats
Hermitage inn Real Estate Holding Co. LLC Wilmington $6,400,000 Construct eight homes remaining in Phase 1 of Stag's Leap Lane
Hermitage Inn Real Estate Holding Co. LLC Wilmington $5,983,488 Construct town-home buildings 3, 5, and 6 in Chamonix Village
State of Vermont, Department of Buildings & General Services Westminster $5,432,410 Fire sprinkler system and 15,000-gallon underground tank
Imerys Talc Vermont Inc. Ludlow $5,412,506 Mill expansion to produce two grades of talc
Brattleboro Development Credit Corp./GSP Realty Brattleboro $3,196,797 12,800 sf addition at 101 John Setiz Drive
Town of West Windsor/Town of Windsor West Windsor $2,100,000 Brownsville sewer line, new gravity sewer mains, force mains, and two pump stations
Benson's Chevrolet Ludlow $1,652,640 17,233 sf sales, service, and parts building
Town of Wilmington Wilmington $1,600,000 Upgrade and refurbish wastewater treatment facility
Bellows Falls Village Corp. Rockingham $1,200,000 Water main replacements
GS Precision/GSP Realty III LLC Brattleboro $1,124,955 7,617 sf addition
Drew's Natural Chester $1,082,450 Expand and renovate 35,567 sf building by adding 13,766 sf production area
Vermont Agency of Transportation/ W. Barrett Holby Jr. Springfield $1,040,090 54-foot by 60-foot airplane hangar
Mount Snow Ltd. Dover $824,000 Replace 23,700 linear feet of snowmaking pipeline
The Vermont Country Store Rockingham $713,282 Add 5,323 sf retail space to existing store
Great Bear Realty Cop. Windsor $710,000 12,000 sf specialty food manufacturing facility
Cold Brook Fire District No. 1/
Hermitage Inn Real Estate Holding Co. LLC
Wilmington $600,998 Widen access drive from 12 to 15 feet
Leroy Properties Brattleboro $374,000 Amend permit 2W0260-10 for building retail/convenience store with deli
Falcone, Michael Stratton $300,000 Approve building addition constructed in 1990
Windham Foundation Inc./
Community Wherewithall LLC
Brattleboro $280,370 New pervious asphalt walkways, renovate farmhouse
District 3: Orange and Northern Windsor Counties, $22,806,066
Enhanced Living Inc. Bradford $6,381,013 32 units (48 beds) for assisted living and memory care on 3.5 acres
Quechee Lakes Landowners
Association Inc.
Hartford $4,425,575 Replace indoor and outdoor pools, expand Quechee Club building
State of Vermont, Department of Buildings & General Services/Vermont Military Department Randolph $3,377,450 Expand Vermont Veterans Memorial Cemetery including 1,230 sf public information center and 2,654 sf maintenance building
Monessen Hearth Systems Co./
Vermont Castings Inc.
Randolph $2,730,185 4,250 sf addition, renovate 80,000 sf foundry building
Riverbank Church Hartford $2,015,000 11,000 sf church with 300-seat sanctuary, offices, and Sunday school
Farm-Way Inc./Green Mountain Economic Development Corp. Bradford $1,406,134 19,210 sf addition
Town of Royalton Royalton $776,709 Move 850-foot section of town road farther from the White River
Town of Royalton Royalton $759,000 Demolish former Crawford Auto dealership building, build 4,756 sf building for Royalton Town Office
Long Trail Brewing Co. Bridgewater $365,000 Convert farmhouse from boardinghouse to office and microbrewery
Simon Pearce (U.S.) Inc. Hartford $300,000 Renovate restaurant, increase seating from 100 to 135
Vermont Law School Royalton $270,000 Renovate Chase Building café to accommodate commercial kitchen equipment
District 4: Chittenden County, $267,692,088
The University of Vermont Burlington $73,158,704 Demolish Cook Physical Science and Angell Hall, erect 193,650 sf STEM complex
South Village Communities LLC South Burlington $5,963,351 Modify Phase II to increase the number of units from 60 to 91
The University of Vermont Burlington $42,000,000 195,000 sf finished above-ground space including 500-seat dining facility, 699 beds, offices, amenity space
John Caulo, Champlain College Burlington $15,000,000 Demolish one building, merge three lots, build 6-story, mixed-use building with 104 residential apartments, retail space, and enclosed parking
St. Michael's College Colchester $14,600,000 Residential Hall IV with three stories and multi-bedroom living suites for 189 students
Bayberry LLC Colchester $14,020,560 Convert SD Ireland concrete plant to 232-unit apartment complex
The University of Vermont Burlington $9,284,000 Addition to the central heating and chiller plant
K.V. Reichelt Revocable Trust/
Pizzagalli Properties LLC
South Burlington $8,499,000 Subdivide 9.4-acre lot, build 63-unit residential apartment building on Lot 1 with Lot 2 reserved for commercial property
BlackRock Corp./Essex FW Essex $8,115,000 6,000 sf office building and 71-bed assisted living facility
Farrell Distributing Corp. South Burlington $6,991,680 25,316 sf expansion to improve warehouse efficiency
The Snyder Residential Building Co., LLC South Burlington $6,050,000 Proposed PUD of 65-unit residential building on Lot 17 of National Life subdivision
Technology Park Associates South Burlington $5,299,023 54,459 sf office building on Lot 3 of Technology Park, 94-space parking lot
SBRC Properties LLC/BlackRock Corp. South Burlington $5,175,700 Two office buildings and accessory structure on Lot 1-C of Meadowland Business Park
Cathedral Square Corp. c/o Cynthia Reid Milton $5,099,997 30,516 sf 3-story building for 30 units of affordable housing and underground parking
B. Miller, REM Development LLC Colchester $4,782,000 21-bed hospice care facility with site improvements and utilities
222 Franklin Inc. Essex Jct. $4,060,015 Demolish three buildings, erect 9,286 sf building with 48 1-bedroom residential units and 6,000 sf office/storage space
Hinesburg Center LLC Hinesburg $3,635,938 Combine lots/buildings 42, 43, 48 into Lot 48 and erect 3,600 sf mixed-use building
Burlington International Airport South Burlington $3,200,000 Construct, mark, and light 75' wide taxiway with 30' paved shoulders connecting taxiways C and B
JJJ South Burlington LLC South Burlington $2,915,000 Master plan review, Phase 1 of Cider Mill II, 109 housing units, and partial review of Phases 2, 3, and 4
CPA Partnership South Burlington $2,657,040 24 market-rate apartments in three buildings with parking
HDI Real Estate Inc. Essex $2,438,840 Construct Buildings X and O in the Essex Town Center
K.H. LLC Shelburne $1,950,000 18 residential units on previously approved Lot 9-3
S. Palmer and G. Mye NG Advantage LLC Milton $1,902,240 Expand and reconfigure natural gas equipment area
Krislin 111 LLC/Larkin Family Partnership/Halvorsen Real Estate South Burlington $1,757,162 Demolish and build 9,750 sf retail building (CVS), 1,492 sf mezzanine
Black Bay Ventures VII LLC South Burlington $1,551,000 Demolish residence, build four triplexes, 25 parking spaces
Farwater Ltd. South Burlington $1,504,120 Reapproval of Building D, 30,940 sf, 26-unit congregate care housing building
Gardner Construction Inc. Colchester $1,417,500 10-unit planned residential development on 3.2 acres
364 VT Route 15 LLC/David Villeneuve/Jerry Davis/Villejo Ventures LLC Jericho $1,360,000 Remove 4,630 sf, add 5,200 sf, renovate 12,800 sf on Lot 3
T. Chase Investments Inc. Milton $1,280,000 10,100 sf building, 25-space parking lot, gravel storage, Lot 14 of Catamount Industrial Park
L.R. & W. LLC Colchester $1,189,733 12,650 sf office building instead of one approved in 4C0288-20, add 15 parking spaces
Taft Corners Associates/Town Fair Tire Centers of VT LLC Williston $1,118,000 10,880 sf, multi-use commercial building on part of Lots 19 and 21, Taft Corners Commercial Park
Toxic Lolli LLC c/o Jeffrey Jimmo Milton $1,109,750 13,530 sf addition and 75 sf storage building on Lot 7
Winchester Associates Colchester $1,049,710 Building repairs, drainage, pavement, and circulation improvements at Winchester Place
Redpath Holdings, Ltd. Colchester $969,000 14,400 sf office/warehouse with associated infrastructure on Lot 1 of Brentwood Park
Peter and Richard as Twincraft Winooski $794,350 5,030 sf addition on Lot 5 of Tigan Industrial Park
Essex Alliance Church/Meadow Run Condominium Association Inc./
Town of Williston
Williston $715,000 10' wide multi-use path and 150' bridge spanning Allen Brook
Scott Carroll Lot 2 Brentwood LLC Colchester $561,000 9,600 sf office/warehouse building on Lot 2 of Brentwood Commercial Park
Forestdale Heights Inc./
Cabrera Properties LLC
Essex $518,800 8,840 sf office and woodworking building on Lot 15 of Phase II (Lot C) Saxon Hill Industrial Park
Glenn Cummings South Burlington $475,000 10,500 sf 5-unit commercial use building with infrastructure, Lot 9 of Ethan Allen Park
J. Hutchins Inc. Richmond $441,400 Two 15' x 46' additions for equipment storage
Pomerleau Real Estate Burlington $400,000 Exterior changes to shopping plaza and add drive-through
Burlington Country Club Corp. Burlington $400,000 Golf practice facility and stormwater facilities
Parks and Recreation Department/Town of Colchester Colchester $384,000 3,800 sf maintenance building and associated infrastructure
M and D LLC South Burlington $378,075 7,900 sf building addition for material storage
Hauke Building Supply Inc. Burlington $374,400 4,680 sf addition to Ace Hardware building, Ethan Allen Shopping Center
Gary Riggs c/o Riggs Properties LLC Williston $300,000 3,000 sf addition to permitted warehouse, Lots 6 and 7
Rock Dunder Energy Corp. Richmond $300,000 Addition of 30,000-gallon liquid capacity LP storage tank
SBRC Properties LLC South Burlington $296,000 Create Lots 1C, 1D, and 1E, Meadowland Business Park
Burlington International Airport South Burlington $250,000 Remove porous pavement, replace with bituminous asphalt, add 14 parking spaces
District 5: Washington and Lamoille Counties, $55,079,323
Cabot Hosiery Mills Inc. Northfield $16,000,000 99,500 sf addition to manufacturing facility
Keurig Green Mountain Inc. Waterbury $10,260,000 24,000 sf 2-story addition
Copley Hospital Inc. Morristown $7,901,173 19,560 sf surgical suite to replace existing surgical suite
Summit Ventures NE LLC Warren $7,299,500 Phase IIB, Lincoln Peak base area redevelopment; 40,000 sf 16-unit Gadd Brook Residences
Maplewood Limited of Montpelier Berlin $5,050,000 9,000 sf Maplewood convenience store, gas pumps, 16-seat deli
Summit Ventures NE LLC Warren $2,404,391 Replace Valley House chair lift at Lincoln Peak
Malone US Route 2 Waterbury
Properties LLC
Waterbury $2,267,701 14,760 sf professional office building
Usine LLC Waterbury $1,572,000 Light industrial building for coffee/tea production facility, lab, classroom, and café
Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department Woodbury $826,236 Demolish kitchen/mess hall, build dining hall/education center
Union Bank Cambridge $600,000 Bank building with two drive-up windows and ATM
Malone Properties Berlin $480,026 Raze restaurant, construct 5,040 sf commercial office building
Gold Hill LLC Stowe $418,296 Additions to two building on 1.7-acre Stowe Kitchen Bath & Linens property
District 6: Franklin and Grand Isle Counties, $12,669,129
Peak CM Lake Street, JA Davis St. Albans City $6,074,000 84-room hotel with municipal water, sewer, and parking
Timothy Reed Georgia $3,296,500 19-unit residential development with five duplex units and nine single-family homes
The Zlotoff Foundation South Hero $1,835,033 11,500 sf garage for private motor vehicle storage
MY St. Albans VT Landlord LLC/
Mylan Technologies Inc.
St. Albans Town $757,886 Merge 20 Houghton Street with 110 Lake Street into one campus
Chad & Kristine Jenkins Georgia $418,710 6-building self-storage facility with gated entrance
James Bryce Georgia $287,000 Revise previously approved building from 31,900 sf to 36,000 sf
District 7: Caledonia, Orleans, and Essex Counties, $27,908,521
Greensboro Arts Alliance and Residency Greensboro $10,290,000 26,000 sf performing arts center
VTrans Coventry $9,513,850 Phase II of Master Plan project consisting of taxiway extension
Heartbeet Lifesharing Corp. Hardwick $2,400,000 Increase square feet of previously permitted building
Joshua Provost Derby $1,823,670 28,000 sf commercial building for equipment sales and service
LSquared Holdings Inc. St. Johnsbury $1,499,921 5,100 sf addition to dealership building, 1,500 sf reconditioning shop
Vermont Electric Transmission Co. Inc. Ferdinand $693,400 5,940 sf heated vehicle storage building
CF Operations L3C/Craftsbury Outdoor Ctr Craftsbury $629,980 Seven cabins and lounge building to replace Tamarack Hall
State of Vermont, Department of Buildings & General Services Newport City $557,700 3,098 sf maintenance building with related improvements
Q Development Newport City $500,000 Demolish nine buildings on 1.7 acres in Newport City
District 8: Bennington County, $2,724,501
Hill Farm Property LLC Sunderland $2,085,001 Gym/spa building, 60-seat restaurant, two cottages, event barn, greenhouse, and pool
PAD Print Machinery of Vermont Inc. Dorset $639,500 75' x 135' addition to permitted manufacturing facility
District 9: Addison County, $20,007,349
President and Fellow Middlebury College Middlebury $11,822,628 Four campus residences to replace temporary modular housing from 1997
River's Edge Associates LLC Vergennes $2,098,280 Subdivide 95 acres into 50 lots for single-family homes
Stoney Hill Properties LLC Bristol $2,085,079 2-story fire station
Maple Landmark Inc./Michael Rainville Middlebury $1,488,600 11,340 sf addition to manufacturing facility
Town of Starksboro Starksboro $1,398,500 7,800 sf municipal garage, 9,100 sf fabric-covered salt shed with on-site water
Stanley Livingston Bristol $829,012 12-unit multi-family building
Lars Hubbard Redmond Properties LLC Middlebury $285,250 5,450 sf addition to previously approved 6,000 sf building with parking