Lake Placid/North Elba Community Development Commission

Previous Plans


During the economic boom of the 1990’s the community became concerned with losing it’s identity as a small resort town.   This Comprehensive Plan reflects efforts to deal with economic growth.  It continues to serve as the core of the current Comprehensive Plan (2014)

1997  Comprehensive Plan – part 1

1997  Comprehensive Plan- part 2

1997 Comprehensive Plan- part 3

1997 Comprehensive Plan- part 4


S.T.E.P.P.S (1989)  –

This is a long range planning initiative that involved over 100 members of the community.  It was created by a group of concerned citizens and focused on the challenges faced by Lake Placid / North Elba as a post- Olympic community.

S.T.E.P.P.S.  – part 1

S.T.E.P.P.S – part 2