Category Archives: Lake

RBLPOA Meeting July 14, 2018 – Part 2

RBLPOA Meeting July 14, 2018 – Part 2 In which Ina Cholst and Town Supervisor Sam Oliverio each discuss the possibility of applying for 303(d) status for RBL. What’s your opinion? In which Sam congratulates the residents of RBL for … Continue reading

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RBLPOA Meeting July 14, 2018 – Part 1

Now, video installment #1 and a brief written summary… RBLPOA meeting July 14, 2018 The big news is that residents, concerned by the surge of toxic algae and beach closings, expressed overwhelming support to kick off a multi-year, multi-pronged approach … Continue reading

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Summary: Lake Manager Meeting May 12, 2018

Summary: Lake Manager Meeting May 12, 2018 The long-term key to the clarity, recreational use, and ecological balance of Roaring Brook Lake is both in the water and on the land, Lake Manager Fred Lubnow told residents at a Town … Continue reading

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Turtle crossings March, May, and August — Give turtles “a brake”!

Three times a year, in early spring, late spring, and late August, our resident snapping and painted turtles cross roads and risk getting hit by cars. Early spring (late March through April) is the time of year when the turtles … Continue reading

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Advanced Technology Septic Systems — Lake Learning 1/20/18

About 20 residents gathered on Saturday, January 20th at the home of RBLPOA president Ina Cholst to learn about advanced technology septic systems. The discussion leaders were Debbie Mayers, the owner of Tri-State Pump & Septic Supply, and Mike Taub, … Continue reading

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Saturday, Jan 20, 2018, 10 am — Lake Learning

Sat, January 20, 2018 at 10 am; learn about advanced technology septic systems As part of our Lake Learning winter series, RBLPOA is hosting a community conversation on new technology septic systems. Our speaker and discussion leader will be Debbie … Continue reading

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Harmful Algal Blooms (HAB)

What are Harmful Algal Blooms (HAB)? Algae are important to the lake ecosystem, and most species of algae are not harmful. Algal blooms occur when certain types of algae grow quickly in water, often in response to increases in nutrients … Continue reading

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Children’s Beach closed Aug 27, 2017 for suspicious HAB

Children’s Beach Was Closed on 8/27/17 Suspicious algal blooms, at the rope designating the swimming area and extending into the swimming area, were observed. The Department of Health, together with Town Supervisor Sam Oliverio, determined that Children’s Beach beach would … Continue reading

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