Village of Saranac Lake LWRP


The Village of Saranac Lake Local Waterfront Revitalization Program (LWRP) is a locally prepared comprehensive land and water use plan for the Village's natural, public, and developed waterfront resources along the Saranac Lake.

The Village of Saranac Lake LWRP provides a comprehensive framework within which critical waterfront issues can be addressed, and planned waterfront improvement projects can be pursued and implemented. The Village of Saranac Lake LWRP was adopted by the Village Board of Trustees on October 27, 2003 and approved by the New York State Secretary of State on January 6, 2004.

The highlighted text is a download link for the full Village of Saranac Lake LWRP document.

The links below provide easy access to each part of the Village of Saranac LWRP, as approved in 2004:

Executive Summary

Section I. Waterfront Revitalization Area Boundary

Section II. Inventory and Analysis

Section III. Waterfront Revitalization Program Policies

Section IV. Proposed Land and Water Uses and Proposed Projects

Section V. Techniques for Local Implementation of the Program

Section VI. State Actions and Programs Likely to Affect Implementation

Section VII. Local Commitment and Consultation

Appendix 1. Letters of Record

Appendix 2. Design Standards

Appendix 3. Waterfront Consistency Law

Appendix 4. Significant Meeting Notes

Appendix 5. List of Committee Members

Appendix 6. Guidelines for Notification and Review

Appendix 7. Waterfront Assessment Form

The Village of Saranac Lake, in partnership with the Town of Harrietstown, is preparing to develop a joint comprehensive plan and land use regulations that integrate the goals and recommendations of recent local planning initiatives, and draft a bicycle and pedestrian trail master plan to implement its LWRP.