Join the Celebration

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Filed in: Uncategorized :: Written on June 18, 2020 - 3:28 pm
Join in the July 4th fun on Watkins Lake.   Whether it is the Supersoaker battle at high noon or the decorating of your boat for the  3:45 p.m. boat parade, there is lots of fun in the sun.  When the sun goes down the fun does not stop.  No doubt there will be lots […]

Boating Rules

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Filed in: Uncategorized :: Written on May 21, 2020 - 2:42 pm
Boating Rules All motorboats must be equipped with one U.S. Coast Guard approved lifejacket per person and one throwable-type cushion or ring buoy. Motorboats should be equipped with an anchor, fire extinguisher and lights. Operate boat at a “Slow – No Wake” speed when your boat, or towed boarder/skier/tuber are within 100 feet of docks,...

Lawn Care to Protect the Lake

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Filed in: Uncategorized :: Written on May 20, 2020 - 7:16 pm
Green Lawns while protecting the lake should be an objective for everyone.  Fertilizer and grass clippings easily find their way into the lake, which can lead to algae blooms and accurate weed growth in the lake.  A few easy steps can help keep our lake healthy. Mow high and leave the clippings.  Set the lawnmower […]

Launch Park Gate Code

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Filed in: Uncategorized :: Written on April 26, 2020 - 2:34 pm
The new codes will be available on this site every Thursday in the password protected section and from your WLOA Director. The launch park is only available to WLOA members.  Please do not pass the code to others not living on the lake.  

2020 Annual WLOA Meeting Minutes

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Filed in: Uncategorized :: Written on April 24, 2020 - 9:04 pm
The Watkins Lakefront Owners Association, Inc. www.watkinslakeassociation.com  WLOA Annual Meeting Meeting Minutes February 4, 2020 Attendees: Officers:  Scott Garver, Dave Kramer, Greg Frontier, and Pat McDonald  Directors: Mike Broadwell, Roz Warren, Cathy Gable, Lindsey Broadwell, Jim Ayres, Ian Perry,  Aaron Monier, Tom Kaufman, Andrew...

Annual Meetings Minutes

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Filed in: Uncategorized :: Written on February 27, 2020 - 10:27 am
The Watkins Lakefront Owners Association, Inc. www.watkinslakeassociation.com  WLOA Annual Meeting Meeting Minutes ****Draft of Annual Meeting Minutes to be approved at the March Meeting***** February 4, 2020 Attendees: Officers:  Scott Garver, Dave Kramer, Greg Frontier, and Pat McDonald  Directors: Mike Broadwell, Roz Warren, Cathy Gable,...

Autumn Leaves

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Filed in: Lake Quality, Uncategorized :: Written on September 19, 2019 - 1:00 am
It is the season for falling leaves. Please discard them properly for the sake of our lake environment. Please bag them up for removal for compost activities. Please do not rake or blow leaves into the lake. The leaves break down and create “muck” and alter the lake chemistry. Is is against a Waterford ordinance […]

July Minutes

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Filed in: Meeting Minutes, Uncategorized :: Written on August 30, 2019 - 4:03 pm
This Meeting draft is subject to approval at the September meeting. The Watkins Lakefront Owners Association, Inc. Board of Directors Meeting July 16, 2019 Attendees: Officers: Scott Garver, Dave Kramer, Greg Frontier Directors: Paul Klapproth, Tom Kaufman, Cathy Gable, Tad Collins, Bruce Jesionowski, Mike Broadwell, Lindsey Broadwell, Jeff Moss,...

Summer on Watkins Lake

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Filed in: Uncategorized :: Written on June 20, 2019 - 10:20 am
  July….The gateway to a terrific summer on Watkins Lake.  Boating is one of our favorite activities on the lake.  We ask that you and your guests observe safe boating practices and be considerate of others using the lake.  Please ensure your guests are familiar with lake and all safe boating rules….Rules that can be […]

Weed Harvesting Update

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Filed in: Uncategorized :: Written on June 18, 2019 - 1:02 pm
    Weed growth is very heavy so far this season and strong winds and rain have slowed harvesting operations. Consequently weeds are at the surface in some places. We now have a shore conveyor at each end of the lake which makes harvesting more efficient.   We will start to catch up soon.    […]