Lake, Dam & Spillway

April 23, 2021

Lake, Dam, & Spillway Update (04/23/21)

As we near prime lake season, I wanted to provide the members with an update on Water Testing and our state mandated Dam Inspection that was conducted on April 20th, 2021. Water Testing Plan The board of directors acknowledges there are concerns from membership regarding the health of our lake […]
April 9, 2021

Grass Carp Update

CALL TO ACTION: HELP US REMOVE THE GRASS CARP FROM THE LAKE In the summer of 2018, we had an issue in the lake with pond weed in several of our coves. Part of our solution at that time was to drop 400 grass carp into the lake in August […]
April 9, 2021

ILPOA Buoy Policy

Lake Buoy Policy – 2021 Update To date we have received several emails from members regarding buoy placement around the lake. This communication is to clarify the Board’s position on buoys as we all look forward to 2021 lake season. The Board is committed to placing buoys where required according […]
April 8, 2021

Improvements to Cove 1

Have you seen Cove #1 lately?  If you haven’t, take a ride around, it’s looking awesome! We had a member that was doing some extensive dock/sea wall work.  But in addition to their personal work at their house, they replaced some old Association culverts and have upgraded all the ground […]
February 13, 2021

Lake Update (2/13/21)

ATTENTION ALL MEMBERS The valve at the spillway will be closed on March 15, 2021. The high water caught us before we could pull the forms out of the concrete ramp extensions at Cove 1 and Cove 9.  Until further notice, please use the other ramps if you wish to […]
February 12, 2021

General Water Safety Course

Members We had an overwhelming response regarding our request about who would be interested in participating in a Boating Certification Course.  As a result of lingering COVID, and after conferring with the Missouri State Highway Patrol Corporals, we are switching gears a bit.  In lieu of the 8 hour boater […]
February 3, 2021

What Are These Yellow Flags?

You will start to see these flags being installed all over the lake.  Besides being a general reminder to SLOW THE HECK DOWN …..they also have another meaning!   During our flood last year when the lake was closed down, many folks claimed they do not have, or were not […]
January 31, 2021

Lake Update 1/31/21

For those who are not at the lake this weekend.  CRAZY AMOUNT OF WATER!  We have had two big rains in the last 10 days.  We are currently 5’7” above the low spot of the valve – almost at full pool.  No, the valve has not been closed – not […]