Smoke Signals – News

September 3, 2021

Water Testing Results (09/03/21)

We conducted Algal testing on August 30th this week completing our 7th and final round of testing for the 2021 lake season for Harmful Algae Blooms (HAB). We continue to use independent lab Phycotech for this testing. As has been the case all year, we continue to see the presence of potentially […]
August 27, 2021

Legal Update

Dear ILPOA Members, I wanted to update you regarding the lawsuit that has been in the Missouri Court of Appeals, Southern District for the better part of the last year.  Case Number SD 36800, Brunts, O’Fallon, Wideman, and Williams vs. ILPOA has been scheduled for oral arguments at 1 pm […]
August 27, 2021

Lake Restoration Update

THANK YOU TO ALL WHO HAVE BEEN GIVING TO THE LAKE RENOVATION PROJECT. The final contract with Sis Bio is in the process of being completed. Dr. JJ has done extensive testing on our lake and is writing up a remediation plan.  We hope to have that in place in […]
August 18, 2021

Update from Long Range Planning Committee

Members If you had viewed the earlier Quarterly Meetings in April and July, you are aware that the Long Range Planning Committee has established a Mission, Vision, and Values/Guiding Principles for our Community.  Step two of the process is to solicit input from the ILPOA members.   As has been […]
August 8, 2021

ILPOA Seeking New Board Candidates for 2022

Those ILPOA members in good standing who wish to be recognized as a candidate for one of four open 2021/22 ILPOA Board of Director seats, must complete and submit the attached per the instructions provided.  All qualified candidates for 2021/22 ILPOA Open Board of Director seats will have an opportunity […]
August 5, 2021

Inappropriate Signs/Flags

08/05/21 Dear Members: Recently we’ve been contacted by our community regarding signs/flags some of which have foul language that is certainly not appropriate for our family-friendly community.  As we begin to address these situations we wanted to make you aware of how our governing documents and Missouri statutes address these […]
August 5, 2021

Water Test Update (08/05/21)

On Monday, August 3rd, we conducted a round of e.Coli testing with Ozark Testing. After our tests ahead of July 4th indicated higher than acceptable levels in Cove 9 and near the beach, we wanted to make sure that we re-tested and took appropriate actions to ensure the safety of […]
July 24, 2021

Building Permit Policy Updates

Your ILPOA Board of Directors has determined that it is necessary to update requirements to the Building Permit Policy.  SEAWALL: Riprap (rock) material will be added to seawall construction to help reduce the severe wave action on the main body of our lake.  Also, construction activity on Association property has […]