Public Hearing Variance Application: PUBLIC NOTICE PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE VARIANCE BOARD TOWN OF SANTA CLARA The Variance Board of the Town of Santa Clara, County of Franklin, State of New York, will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, May 29th at 6:00 PM at the Santa Clara Town Hall, Route 30, Saranac Inn, New York, to hear comments on the following application: Application of Innis free Associates, LLC would require a variance for an increase in size to an existing non-conforming structure. This variance would be on the applicants' property at 121 Frog Lane, Saranac Lake, NY 12983, Town of Santa Clara, Franklin County, New York, Tax Map 442-2-3. The proposed variance is: The replacement of a dilapidated onshore boathouse requires a variance. Section 8.11 of the Town of Santa Clara Land Use Code does not allow the increase in size of a non- con forming structure. The structure is non-conforming due to its location within the 75 ft. setback from the water and because it does not meet the definition of a boathouse, defined in Section 2.20 of the land use code. The Height and Area of the existing structure are 11.5 ft and 347 ft respectively. The Height and Area of the proposed structure are 12.5 ft and 564 ft respectively. The variance application of Innisfree Associates is available for public review and inspection at the office of the Santa Clara Town Clerk, Santa Clara Town Hall, 5367 State Route 30, Saranac Inn, NY, during the Clerk's business hours. Contact the Clerk at 518- 354 8477 or by e-mail at sctownclerk@cen for information about the Clerk's office hours. Arrangements to review the application can also be made by contacting the Chairperson of the Variance Board, Nancy LaBombard, at 518-891-52 03. Anyone wishing to comment on the variance application may do so, either personally or by authorizing a representative to comment. Comments can be made verbally at the Public Hearing. Comments may also be submitted in writing, either at the Public Hearing or via United States mail addressed to: Variance Board Chairperson- Town of Santa Clara, Nancy La Bombard, 41 Kimpton Rd., Saranac Lake, NY 12983. Comments submitted by U.S. Mail must be received by 5:00 PM on Tuesday, May, 28th, 2024.  Nancy LaBombard  Chairperson  Publish: May 22, 2024

Short-Term Rentals

Short-Term Rentals


The Short-Term Rental Application and Fee Schedule are now available.    For your convenience, there is also a Compliance Checklist.    These documents can be found under Community – Short-Term Rental page.


Please mail your application with your check to:

Todd David

Town of Santa Clara CEO

5359 State Route 30

Saranac Lake NY  12983


Any questions email Todd at [email protected]  or phone 518-524-7289