Lake, Dam & Spillway

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 […]
January 30, 2021

ILPOA Interest in Boating Certification Class

Members One of the five 2021 Board Initiatives mentioned at the Quarterly Meeting was SAFETY. Road Safety, Water Safety, and Other Issues. As part of this initiative, we have been having conversations with the Missouri State Highway Patrol about them possibly performing the Boater Certification Class on-site at Indian Hills. […]
January 28, 2021

ILPOA Wake Mitigation/Shoreline Erosion Committee

During our last Quarterly Member Meeting, we discussed the need to establish a new committee that would be charged with researching, educating members, and recommend an overall solution to address the increase in wake size that is impacting shoreline erosion, damage to member docks, etc.  It is evident that the […]
September 25, 2020

Bridge Committee Update (9/25/20)

Things are moving forward with our new Cove 9 Bridge.  On Tuesday, September 15, we hosted a prebid meeting for interested contractors at the Community Center.  Five contractors were represented at this meeting led by Cochran Engineering, in addition to the utility companies, Crawford Electric, Indian Hills Utilities and Century […]
August 19, 2020

Update on Cove 9 Bridge

August 2020 COVID-19 has not stopped ILPOA Bridge Committee from meeting remotely and moving forward with plans to build a new bridge over Brush Creek on Cove 9, replacing the existing rapidly deteriorating bridge. This announcement reflects the intended timeframe needed to build a new bridge and alerts Members to the current bridge access being closed.  […]