High Peaks Waterfront Revitalization Strategy
The communities of the High Peaks region of the Adirondack Park have developed a regional strategy for community revitalization, sustainable economic development, enhanced public access and promotion of the Ausable River as an important resource for recreation and tourism.
The strategy was prepared using a grant from the NYS Department of State through the Environmental Protection Fund and includes the towns of Keene, Jay, North Elba and Wilmington in Essex County. The strategy lays out a vision and set of goals to create a prosperous shared future for the High Peaks region including:
The strategy includes key projects and initiatives for community revilatization identified by the High Peaks communities through a broad based project advisory committee and a series of community workshops. The strategy also includes an implementation strategy for advancing priority projects in each community
Click here to view the draft strategy.
Comments on the draft strategy will be accepted until October 15, 2010. For more information, please contact: Melissa McManus, Project Coordinator at (518) 297-6753 or