Special Notice- The Coast Guard has just released a new app for your smart phones that gives you information about boating safety, equipment requirements for your boat, allows you to develop and create a float plan, and it can use your phone's GPS to notify you of the nearest Coast Guard facility. Click the link below to find out more and to download the app.
SPECIAL NOTICE 2 - THE GREENWOOD LAKE COMMISSION AND SPORTSMAN’S MARINA, WILL BE SPONSORING A VESSEL SAFETY CHEEK ON SUNDAY JULY 12TH, FROM 10AM TO 3 PM AT SPORTSMAN’S MARINA. THE USCG AUXILIARY FLOTILLA 10-13.. WILL COMPLETE A FREE SAFETY EXAM ON YOUR POWER BOAT, JET SKI, SAIL BOAT AND/OR PADDLE CRAFT. THE VESSEL SAFETY INSPECTION IS TO VERIFY THE PRESENCE AND CONDITION OF YOUR SAFETY EQUIPMENT. ALL SAFETY EQUIPMENT THAT IS CHECKED IS REQUIRED BY STATE AND FEDERAL REGULATIONS. NO SUMMONS OR FINES WILL BE GIVEN OUT, THIS IS ONLY FOR YOU SAFETY AWARENESS. ANY QUESTIONS, YOU CAN CONTACT THE COMMISSION AT 973-506-7800 OR EMAIL INFO@GWLC.ORG.
The Greenwood Lake Commission is a bi-state commission that was formed in 2001 for the express purpose of improving the water quality of this beautiful lake. Our Mission is to serve as a bi-state cooperative effort to help ensure that the natural, scenic, economic, and recreational resources of Greenwood Lake and its watershed are protected, so that the pristine beauty of the area will be preserved and maintained for the enjoyment and recreation of present and future generations. Greenwood Lake supplies over three million residents and thousands of businesses with their water supplies.