Lake Placid/North Elba Community Development Commission

Transient Rentals in Lake Placid

Transient Rentals in Lake Placid

The number and frequency of short-term rentals in the Lake Placid area have been increasing over the last few years.   The North Elba / Lake Placid Development Commission is sponsoring a community wide discussion regarding the impact of this trend.   A proposed ordinance will also be presented.   This Community forum will take place in the Lake Placid Conference Center at 7 PM on Thursday, April 19, 2018.

Draft Transient Rental Ordinance

Draft Transient Rental Affidavit

Draft Transient Rental Emergency Contact Information

More information is available on the Rental Study Group page.


The April 19, 2018 Rental Forum was attended by approximately 70 people.  Each public comment was recorded.  A number of written statements were also submitted to the Commission.   A complete list is available by clicking on the link below:

Public Comments: Transient Rental Forum

The Rental Permit Committee met on May 9, 2018 to review the Transient Rental Proposal in light of the public input.  This resulted in the memo linked below that was presented to both the Town and Village Boards at their respective June meetings.

Transient Rental Memo: May 2018