Author Archives: Dan Kadlec

Pinball and Mini Golf? All Part of O’Hara’s Landing Roots

The Twin Lakes have few defining features more prominent than O’Hara’s Landing. That is largely due to the O’Hara family’s 133-year history in the area and its stewardship of the old-school marina. We examine Twin Lakes Legacies from time to … Read More

Meeting Minutes Aug. 7, 2021

TWIN LAKES ASSOCIATION BIANNUAL MEETING August 7, 2021 Meeting called to order by President Grant Bogle at Isola Bella.  He welcomed the 45 members in attendance and reviewed the agenda to be covered during the meeting. LAKE MANAGEMENT:   Bill Barton, … Read More

Photo Contest Winners

This year’s photo contest winner is Zac Staffiere, who snapped a bunch of beautiful pictures around the lakes over the July 4 holiday. Zac’s stunning shot of fireworks over the water took first place. More of his pictures can be found … Read More

July 2021 Meeting Minutes

Board Members Present:  Grant Bogle, Jackie Blombach, Jean Bell, Bill Barton, Terry Cohen, Russ Conklin, Carey Fiertz, Rich Haupt, Dan Kadlec, Eric Stoer, Danny Vogus Board Members Unable to attend:  Pat Miller, Dave Haab, Justin Meyer, Susan Knight, and Blake … Read More

Weed Treatment July 21

After a series of delays, the lakes will be treated July 21 with ProcellaCOR in some areas and Diquat in others. These are state approved treatments for the invasive weeds that clog portions of East and West Twin (mostly on … Read More

No Weed Treatment Today

There will be no herbicide treatment on Twin Lakes today, as was previously scheduled. Delays at the state level persist. It is unclear when the next treatment will be permitted. Please stay tuned. You can find regular updates on our new Twitter feed, … Read More

Weed Treatment Expected Tomorrow

The annual herbicide treatment on Twin Lakes is down to the wire again this year. It is scheduled for Wednesday, June 30 (tomorrow). But there have been delays at the state level and we do not yet have final approval of … Read More

Noise A Top Concern at Member Meeting

An ordinance banning music on the water after 5 p.m. might be one way to address a rising noise problem on East Twin Lake, said First Selectman Curtis Rand. His comment came at the June 19 membership meeting of the Twin … Read More

June Member Meeting Minutes

TWIN LAKES ASSOCIATION BIANNUAL MEETING June 19, 2021 Isola Bella Meeting called to order at 10:00 AM by President Grant Bogle at the pavilion at Isola Bella. Approximately 55-60 members were present (which represents a quorum of over 15% of … Read More

Meeting Agenda

The June 19 membership meeting for the Twin Lakes Association is set for 10 a.m. at Isola Bella. This will be an in-person meeting with no Zoom attendance. The meeting will take place rain or shine in the campground pavilion. Here is … Read More