LHPOA NEWSLETTER: SPRING 2006
Our Spring Meeting will be held at the Beach House on Saturday, May 27 at 10:00 a.m. We will be serving coffee and bagels promptly at 9:30 a.m. Please try to come down at this time so that we may all get reacquainted after a long winter and meet our new neighbors.
The Board members are as follows:
Sean Hegarty -President
Stan Gregor -Vice President
Laureen Keenan - Secretary
Don Morton - Treasurer
Bob Lucas - Road Trustee
Rita Afzelius, and Dawn Gresalfi - Beach Chairpersons
In order to be eligible to vote at the LHPOA Meeting, all Community and Mill Fund Assessments and Interest charges must have been paid on or before the date of the meeting. 2006. Beach stickers will be available at the meeting. All LHPOA members in good standing will receive three stickers and one guest pass. Remember that all beach stickers must be displayed on your vehicle at all times. Guests with a parking pass are permitted to park at the beach; guests who do not have a pass are only permitted to park in the area before the bridge. This will be strictly enforced by our beach caretaker.
If you are unable to attend, please return the enclosed proxy to Sean Hegarty at 12 Meudon Dr. or to Don Morton at 6 Lewis Lane.
We are pleased to welcome our Beach Caretakers, Pat and Jennifer Miller. We are all looking forward to a great summer season. If you need a beach locker please contact them.
We are also pleased to welcome back our Beach Chairpersons Rita Afzelius and Dawn Gresalfi! With these ladies on board we are assured another fun-filled summer. If you are interested in volunteering or coordinating an event sign up sheets will be passed around at our opening meeting.
Our 4th Annual Ladies Luncheon is scheduled to be held at the Beach House on Wednesday, June 14, 12:30-3:30pm rain or shine. This event is a great way to kick off our social season. This year a palm reader will be available, you won't want to miss it.
Lifeguard hours are Tuesday-Sunday 11am to 5 pm. Please inform Dawn or Rita if you have any candidates in mind. We are looking for people who are bay/calm water certified (not pool certified). Boat owners and potential boat owners; please contact our Harbor Master, Mr. Peter Jamison at 993-1930 for placement of moorings and rules on dock usage.
We will have a dumpster at the beach entrance again this year on Saturday, May 27. Please take advantage of this once-a-year service.
As a reminder, any party or other function held at the Beach or Beach House by any LHPOA member in good standing (or group of members acting in concert) may not exceed more than 12 guests who are non-members of LHPOA. In accordance, only two tables may be reserved and only on the day of the function. Please reserve your date on the LHPOA calendar which is located on the beach house bulletin board. This rule applies for all months of the year and all days of the week. Written approval will be necessary for all parties/functions of 12 or more and all children's parties. The host will submit a written request to the beach chairperson and will receive written confirmation. The beach chairperson will then mark the calendar. A life guard must be present at all children's parties. The host will be responsible for additional lifeguards if necessary. Remember that the Beach House is for the use of all our neighbors so please clean up after your gathering so the area can be enjoyed by the next neighbor. It is NOT the beach Caretaker's responsibility to clean up after you. Please be considerate. A copy of the beach rules are also posted on the bulletin during the season for your reference.
Please review the village ordinance in reference to operation of construction and machinery during the week and weekends. Take note that the hours of operation are Monday through Friday 8am to 6pm, Saturday 8am to 5pm, on Sunday the operation of construction equipment is prohibited, however homeowners may operate landscaping equipment between 10am and 3pm.
We again would like to make a special request to all dog owners. Dogs are not allowed over the bridge from May to September. Please be courteous and attentive to your pet. For the safety of all our neighbors and the cleanliness of your neighbors' property, please be aware of your dog's presence at all times.
We request that all community members and their guests drive cautiously on Lattingtown Road and throughout the community. School is in session and many members walk through the community. The community speed limit is 25 mph. Slow down!
We look forward to seeing you on the 27th and wish everyone, a happy, safe and enjoyable summer!