Smoke Signals – News

July 8, 2020

Indian Lake Tornado Warning Strategy

We have received many questions why there were no tornado sirens sounded during the storm on Saturday, June 27.  I wanted to give some clarification. The policy of the tornado sirens is as follows: The National Weather Service issues a Tornado Warning. Cuba, MO then activates their tornado sirens. Upon […]
July 7, 2020

Boat Dock Electrical Safety

If you own a boat and/or a dock, take steps now to help prevent a tragedy. The Energy Education Council’s Safe Electricity program advises, “Prevent deadly shocks. Check your boats and docks.” July 2012 saw horrific fatal accidents near boats and boat docks. A 26-year-old woman was swimming with family […]
July 5, 2020

07/05/20 Lake Use Update

Summary: 1) NO WAKE from Cove 7 through Cove 9, 2) Dam Road Open for only 911 Services, 3) Recommend No Skiing, Tubing, etc. due to below the surface debris. MEMBERS It was nice to see so many folks enjoying the lake yesterday in a different capacity. Folks tied together […]
July 3, 2020

Flooding Update

Members, Our crews and some volunteers have been working since this morning to clean up the hay bales, logs, debris, etc. THANK YOU SO MUCH to the folks that have been helping us all day do that. And thank you to everybody staying off the lake so that cleanup can […]
July 3, 2020

Flooding

Members,We have had some significant flooding at Indian Hills. Cove 9 Bridge was under water for about 2 hours and now the water has receded and the road is currently open. Right now, the lake is closed until further notice for safety reasons as many watercrafts and debris are floating loose. We are […]
July 2, 2020

4th of July Reminders

Reminders for our Members & Guests to Have a Safe Fourth of July Holiday ENTRANCE GATE We have employees and volunteers that will be assisting at the front gate this weekend on Friday and Saturday. Please be patient as we assist your guests with entry into the community.  Volunteers will […]
June 28, 2020

ILPOA President’s Update – July 2020

The information below was provided by Mary Beth Huffman, ILPOA President. Any questions regarding the information provided can be emailed to Mary Beth at bod.mbhuffman@ilpoa.org. Any questions regarding the lawsuit can be directed to Chris Pinaire, ILPOA Legal Chair at bod.cpinaire@ilpoa.org. Well, we are happy to report we not have […]
June 28, 2020

Building Permits Update – July 2020

Information below was provided by John Richmond, Building Permits Chair. Any questions regarding Building Permits can be emailed to John at bod.jrichmond@ilpoa.org. Building Permit applications continue to come in like a warm summer breeze through the window.  Businesses and individuals are opening up and getting out after the long Coronavirus […]