NO WAKE ZONES

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April 24, 2019
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NO WAKE ZONES

Slow No Wake Buoy

  • NO WAKE ZONES: All coves are considered “No Wake” zones for that area marked by ILPOA buoys located at the entrance to the cove(s).
  • COVE BUOYS. No wake buoys are located at the entrance to all coves except Cove Eight (8) and Members shall maintain minimum speed in order to create “no wake” while leaving or entering a cove.
  • SPEED LIMIT. Boating speed limit of forty miles per hour (40 mph) will be from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. starting the Friday before Memorial Day through Labor Day and 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. starting the first Tuesday after Labor Day through the Thursday proceeding Memorial Day. Other times, the speed shall be a maximum of five miles per hour (5 mph) with minimum wake.
  • When the spillway is closed a “NO WAKE” shall be put in effect. (added 2015)