Smoke Signals – News

March 28, 2021

Maintenance Update (March)

The following Maintenance Report was provided by Mary Beth Huffman (ILPOA Maintenance Chair). If you have any questions regarding Maintenance you can email Mary Beth at We were good with the weather – up until February.  Luckily, the bridge was complete when the cold, snowy, icy weather hit.  Un-luckily, […]
March 28, 2021

ILPOA Presidents Update (March)

Over the span of the next few weeks, I will be hosting two separate, but equally important meetings that I hope interest you. The first meeting will be the initial 2021 Neighborhood Forum ( March 27th ) while the second will be the quarterly Member Meeting ( April 10th ). […]
March 28, 2021

Security Update (March)

The Security Update was provided by Mary Beth Huffman, ILPOA Security Chair. If you have any questions regarding Security you can email Mary Beth at We are sorry to report that we received a resignation from our security guard Bob Emling.  Bob has been a fabulous asset to security […]
March 28, 2021

ILPOA Long Term Planning Committee (March)

Our new Long Term Planning Committee consists of three board members ( Joe Mischik, Mary Beth Huffman, and myself ) and four ILPOA members at large ( Tom Orelup, Sue Garrow, Dave May, and Barry Alick ).  Our goal is to accumulate input from Association Members concerning the desired future […]
March 17, 2021

ILPOA Needs A New Mower

ILPOA Community As we have shared numerous times previously our maintenance equipment is aging, failing and we need to look at replacing some of the equipment.  Our most immediate need is a new mover as we approach a new summer season.  We have looked at trying outsourcing mowing but the […]
March 11, 2021

ILPOA Security Needs Your Help

Members, As we have mentioned frequently, SAFETY is one of our focus areas for 2021.  As camera systems are becoming so affordable and easy – more and more of our members are installing them around their houses and properties. When things happen around the community, we’d like to be able […]
March 3, 2021

LakeRestoration Update 03/03/21

Dear Lake Friends: Several have asked about the volume of the SisBio diffusers… Here is their response: Each RADOR diffuser operates at 5 CFM—cubic feet per minute.  That translates into 2244 gallons per hour.   Take that times 24 hours x 50 diffusers = 2,692,800 gallons per day!  Today is the […]
March 3, 2021

Booster Club Movie F_N

The only thing missing from the Booster Club Movie F_N Night is U. Without enough volunteers to help with concession sales, setting up/tearing down the screen, connecting/disconnecting the video and audio equipment and other light tasks, we cannot run the scheduled monthly movies. No experience necessary – we will train […]