Thursday, 29 September 2022 14:56

Planning Board Proposes: Apartments, Townhouses, Workforce Housing

Proposed action by Prime Companies in Saratoga Springs atop 17 acres  at Station Lane is anticipated to be similar to this Prime Companies’ Cohoes project called Hudson Square. Proposed action by Prime Companies in Saratoga Springs atop 17 acres at Station Lane is anticipated to be similar to this Prime Companies’ Cohoes project called Hudson Square.

SARATOGA SPRINGS — An application proposing a multi-family residential project that would site four apartment buildings with more than 300 units in addition to nearly 50 new townhouses at Route 29 and Station Lane is under consideration by the city Planning Board this week. 

Proposed Action: 

Construction of multi-family apartments and townhouse dwelling units on 17 acres, located between State Route 29, and Station Lane. Proposed by: Prime Companies. 

Specifics: Apartments - Four multi-family apartment buildings having a total of 338 units. Buildings would stand four stories tall with garage parking below each building. 184 one-bedroom units, 104 two-bedroom units, and 50 three-bedroom units.  A recreation space for tenants only would include a swimming pool, outdoor putting green, outdoor pavilion and other amenities. 

Townhouses -constructed in pods of 6 units over 8 pad sites, a total of 48 units. Townhouses would stand two-to-three stories high, garages located at the rear. 

Additional applications under consideration include Site plan review of a proposed workforce housing project at Excelsior Avenue (Excelsior Avenue Apartments), a sketch plan review of a proposed five-lot conservation subdivision at 274 Kaydeross Avenue East, and sketch plan review of a proposed reconfiguration of a subdivision resulting in 16 new residential lots at Bemis Heights Road. 

The Saratoga Springs Planning Board typically meets twice every month at City Hall. For meeting times and dates, go to: saratoga-springs.org. 

  

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