The Zoning Board of Appeals in an Ulster County town recently ruled that the town planning board’s approval of certain permits for the proposed Belleayre Resort at Catskill Park complies with town code. Now a non-profit group is challenging the decision.
After 16 years, the latest plans for the proposed Belleayre Resort at Catskill Park have been approved. But as WAMC’s Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne reports, a lawsuit against a New York state agency is holding up construction.
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation held a public hearing Wednesday at the Belleayre Ski Center in the Catskills. The hearing, which attracted a few hundred people, focused on two proposals and their cumulative impacts.