Smoke Signals – News

February 25, 2021

Bridge Celebration

Please join us on Saturday, February 27th at 1:00 pm as all members COME TOGETHER in the middle to celebrate our success in the building and opening of the Cove 9 Bridge!   We will have the bridge blessed and take an “AFTER” picture.  The forecast is saying we’re going to […]
February 24, 2021

Exit Road Closure Thursday, February 25th

Attention All Members The Exit Road will be closed from 9 am to 12 pm tomorrow, Thursday, February 25 in order for the second half of the exit arm repair.  The east end of Seminole will also be closed during that time, Seminole traffic to exit to IH Drive from […]
February 22, 2021

Lake Restoration Committee News

The Board of Directors two years ago asked for volunteers to serve on a Lake Renovation Committee to assess the overall condition of the lake and make any suggestions if remedies were needed.  Several people volunteered and were joined by several board members.  The results of their approximate two-year study, costs, […]
February 22, 2021

Cove 9 Bridge

BRIDGE OPEN, BRIDGE OPEN, BRIDGE OPEN!!! We are so very happy to report that the Cove 9 Bridge is now OPEN!  Please proceed with caution.  Open with the following caveats:  *Should it snow/ice again, we may have to close it down because we cannot put salt down on the fresh […]
February 21, 2021

Legal Update (February 2021)

The information below was provided by Chris Pinaire, ILPOA Legal Chair. If you have questions for Chris you can email him at bod.cpinaire@ilpoa.org. Over the last few weeks, legal has been fairly active.  While there are 3 cases that have no update at this time (Brunts, Wideman, O’Fallon, Williams vs. […]
February 21, 2021

Exit Road Closure, Monday 2/22

Attention All Members The Exit Road will be closed from 10 am to 1 pm tomorrow, Monday, February 22 in order for the exit arm to be repaired.  The East end of Seminole will also be closed during that time, Seminole traffic to exit to IH Drive from the west […]
February 16, 2021

Changes to Building Permits Effective 4/1/21

Your Board has discussed for several months and also announced at the Quarterly Member’s meeting in January, changes will be coming to the Building Permit process on April 1, 2021. Recovery Permit Fees will now apply to building projects to offset our significant costs associated with staffing, equipment, and supplies […]
February 15, 2021

Roads & Security Update

ROADS – Thanks to Joe Modray and Matt Eaton for braving these ridiculously cold temperatures to plow our roads.  Their windshields and wipers on the trucks were freezing up, but the plows are doing their jobs.  They have gotten around a few times today.   Unfortunately, it is too cold for […]