Upcoming Meetings and Events:

The February meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, 2/28/2018 @ 7pm at the Senior Center in Greenwood Village.

The Commission also discovered 2 very large floating stump fields, north and east of Fox Island, which we plan on removing this spring, along with the floating stump field in the west arm.

 

General Updates:

  1. The GWLC is happy to announce that our stump reduction and floating stump field projects were successful. Three dangerous floating stump fields were removed in addition to the 1,076 stumps that were cut at lake bed level and removed from the lake. The GWLC would like to thank all boaters for their cooperation during the three-week long project and for your interest in this project.
  2. The GWLC’s sponsored United State Coast Guard approved Boat License courses are scheduled on February 11, May 6, and August 5th at the Greenwood Lake Airport between 8:45am and 5pm. The $80 fee can be paid by cash or check. Pizza and water are included.
  3. Coming soon: Free Vessel Safety Check announcement at a local marina
  4. Potential 2018 Projects:
  • Continued water and sediment monitoring
  • Removal of water chestnuts
  • Geese control program
  • Herbicides program

Mission Statement:

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.