Judge rules against towns, counties on APA shoreline regs

Betty Little

November 30, 2009

Judge sides with munucipalities, however, on hunting cabins and subdivisions

By MIKE LYNCH, Enterprise Outdoors Writer POSTED: November 25, 2009 

SARANAC LAKE - State Supreme Court Judge Robert Muller has ruled against nine counties and eight towns that attempted to overturn new state Adirondack Park Agency shoreline and wetland subdivision regulations, but he did rule in their favor on two other regulatory revisions.

The shoreline rules were part of a regulatory revision package the APA approved in 2008. The package affected subdivisions with wetlands, lots with roads through them, hunting cabins and the expansion of shoreline structures.

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