Board Member Elections Are This Year!

Every two years we elect board members. Association members vote at the annual meeting (July 31, 2021). There are seven positions which are defined in our bylaws, but there’s lots of latitude. For example, some boards focus on environmental issues, while others work to expand getting to know each other — it depends on the…

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The 2020 Water Quality Report

This is a screen shot of a summary of information reported, click here for full report. Secchi depths (how far down can you see?), taken three times over the summer were 16, 14 and 14 feet.

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Emergency Preparedness, Safety & Security

Have a Plan, Be Aware and Be Prepared First off, if you are experiencing an emergency, call 911! In Burnett County, we have dispatchers who will decide the best course of action from available resources, whether sheriff, fire, ambulance or first responders. In our rural area, response time can be up to 45 minutes. Therefore, personal…

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The “Campground” Issue

During the past winter (2020-21), Tabor Lake Association was able to quickly rally members to join with other Swiss Township residents in opposing a massive campground project proposed for a parcel of land just a mile north of our lake. This campground would have likely had a significant negative effect on our lake experience, safety…

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Zebra Mussel Refresher

Since Zebra Mussels were discovered in Big McKenzie Lake in 2016, Burnett County has mobilized an effort to control the spread. In January 2018, new legislation was passed that makes it a violation to NOT use a decontamination station when one is available at public launches.* The TLA Board received a mailing in early spring…

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