Smoke Signals – News

October 8, 2019

Upcoming Annual Elections/Ballots

As we prepare for our upcoming elections it is never more important for you to participate. Your votes on who will be on your 2020 ILPOA Board, Rules & Regulations and By-Law changes are critical to our community. Ballots will be mailed to all members on 10/25/19 and we will […]
September 30, 2019

Booster Club Update

Our September meeting on Saturday was unbelievable.  If you ever need a lift, just join this positive, happy, determined, FUN group of people!!  Our meetings are every third Saturday of the month, 9 am at the Community Center.  Here is what we got coming up in the future, mark your […]
September 25, 2019

August Treasurer’s Update

As we close out the 3rd quarter of the year, we have spent 66% of the operating budget, putting us on a good path for the year.  We are also still ahead of estimates on revenue collected, due to lower uncollectable accounts. Scott Rockafellow, ILPOA Treasurer (
September 24, 2019

Water Testing Update – Fall 2019

Recent events at lakes around the country and in Missouri have created a lot of questions and concerns about lake water safety. A small number of members recently raised questions via social media, regarding our testing methods and communication. No members reached out personally with any questions, however, since this […]
September 21, 2019

What’s New with Dredging Efforts

Many of you remember that in 2017, BFA did a study on the lake, and provided a report on options for dredging.  The report outlined estimated costs, and potential expected results.   The estimated costs were very high, however, the expected results were very exciting.  Based on the potential results, throughout […]
September 20, 2019


This past week, interrogatories and documents were due from All-Type Fence.  They did not comply with the court orders.  We will be working with our attorney to determine next steps. The next court date is not set at this time.  If you would like to follow this case online ( […]
September 19, 2019

Dam Road Open & It is Lookin’ Good!

Tonight (Thursday evening by 9 p.m., September 19th) the Dam Road is back open and ready for normal traffic. John Richmond is coordinating to make sure the School District Transportation Department and Emergency Services are notified that the road is open again. I want to thank John Richmond (ILPOA Board, […]
September 18, 2019

ILPOA Annual Meeting

Our 2019 Annual Meeting will be on October 12th at 1 p.m. and will be located at the Community Center. This will be your opportunity to meet and ask questions of the members running for the 2020 ILPOA Board. Please mark your calendar and make it a priority to attend!