MEETING MINUTES - March 2021

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TENMILE LAKES ASSOCIATION MEETING 03/03/2021

Online Zoom Meeting, Start Time: 6 pm

ATTENDEES

Alan Whitney, Debbie Newman, Greta Krost, Renee Towan, Jim Towan, Blume Bauer

AGENDA

Minutes from February 2021

● Minutes approved

President’s Report

• To be discussed later in the meeting

Vice President’s Report

● Absent

Secretary’s Report

● Thank you Blume for taking notes at February meeting!

Member at Large Report

● Absent

TLBP Report

• Waiting for update on lake aeration project. Formal requests are being put in. Nothing new from last meeting.

• Acquisition of wetlands – Still pending.

Outreach Committee

• Earth Day clean up, presume a barge on N and S Lake and Wulfy Beach – First weekend in May.

o Jim will reach out to Julie to find out when she will be back and other details.

o Renee will reach out to Mike Mader of Wulfy Beach Clean up

o Renee will reach out to the Riders Association in Lakeside, who may want to help with clean up.

• Large of item pick up – Likely in Aug, because we can social distance.

• July 4, 2021 - unsure

o Suggestion for raising money for Fireworks. Go to main Lakeside business and reach out to people (social media and word of mouth).

Membership Report

• Should we make a contributing member vs non-contributing member?

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• The difficulty is that we do not have a membership officer to no keep track of memberships/paid/reminders. Blume and John have a spreadsheet that the last membership officer. Membership Officer is responsible Recruitment/payments/email reminders.

• Bi-laws – a member does not have to pay to be a member, therefore people in the facebook group can be counted as members.

• Table motion to approve/disapprove paid memberships.

o Jim will talk to John and Blume about membership spreadsheet.

o Greta will ask about automation/database.

Old Business

Tenmile Creek Restoration: Functioning

Algae Report – TLBP may do another check.

Lake Gauge Report

• Today 11.7’ 3/03/2021, for comparison 10.5’ 3/13/2020

Life Jacket Station at County Docks

• Renee/Alan discussed TLA designing and building the structure using existing posts. Must get Marine Board and County approval. Renee said getting grant money was a more complicated process.

Wake Signs

• Asking Tribe if TLA can put wake signs on their property on N Lake. (Old Easter Seals Camp).

• Osprey, N Lake, Ringos, County Docks have been given signs.

• Jim talked to Lake Sherriff and he recommended putting the signs up in the canal posts.

• Alan will get more signs.

New Business

• No new business.

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Treasurer’s Report - submitted by Debbie Newman, treasurer TLA expenses:

expenses: none

expenses: none

income:

income:

dues 97.50(paypal gets 2.50)

dues 97.50(paypal gets 2.50)

donation 293.10 (

donation 293.10 (paypal gets 6.90)paypal gets 6.90)

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total income: 390.60

total income: 390.60

balance in checking acct:42,695.85

balance in checking acct:42,695.85

balance in savings acct: 1.00

balance in savings acct: 1.00

cash on hand: 49.67

cash on hand: 49.67

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total:

total: 42,746.5242,746.52

total donations for creek restoration: 80,445.26

total donations for creek restoration: 80,445.26

raffle tickets : 630.00

raffle tickets : 630.00

total expenses for creek restoration: 53,289.90

total expenses for creek restoration: 53,289.90

total donated for 2021 fireworks: 3208.81

total donated for 2021 fireworks: 3208.81

submitted by Debbie Newman, treasurer TLA

submitted by Debbie Newman, treasurer TLA

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