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Welcome to the Lake Shirley Improvement Corporation website. This website is for members and non-members alike who have a vested interest in the well being of our beloved Lake Shirley.

 

On this website you’ll find up-to-date information on monthly Board of Directors meetings, Lake news, upcoming events, links to important information, and how your membership benefits us all.

 

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UPCOMING MEETINGS/EVENTS

 

NEW! - 2018-02-20 - MEETING FOR YEAR-END REPORT AND TREATMENT PLAN

The LSIC is presenting the year-end report and the treatment plan for 2018 on Wednesday evening, February 21, at 7 pm at the Lunenburg Town Hall Second Floor. We hope you can make it!

 

MONTHLY MEETING - 7 pm - 1st Wednesday of each month at Donnelly's Tavern at 43 Summer Street in Lunenburg. This is a new location. Be sure to come for dinner first!

 

 

LATEST LAKE NEWS

 

WHEN DO I NEED TO CONTACT THE LUNENBURG CONSERVATION COMMISSION?

2017-09-28 - I am planning a Project - Do I need to contact the Conservation Commission? If you are planning to do any work within 100' of a Wetland, or within 200' of a river (this includes any stream that runs year-round) or a pond, you should call the Conservation Administrator, who may make an appointment to walk your project with you. More

 

AN ACT PROTECTING LAKES AND PONDS

2017-08-06 - Effective as of April 9th, 2013 - This important law makes it illegal in Massachusetts to introduce nuisance species to the state’s lakes and ponds, whether intentionally or unintentionally.  Please clean all visible plant material from your boat, trailer, and any recreational equipment before you leave a lake and then clean your equipment.  If not, you could face significant penalties under the law. The law can be found here.

 

MASSACHUSETTS LAKES & PONDS GUIDE

2017-08-06 - Massachusetts has over 3,000 lakes and ponds that provide opportunities for recreation and valuable habitat for a wide diversity of plants and animals. However, over the years, many citizens of Massachusetts have observed a decline in the health of their lakes and ponds. More

 

2017 ORDER OF CONDITIONS EXTENTION PERMIT #284-0388 AVAILABLE AS PDF

2017-04-18 - Order of Conditions Extension Permit #284-0388 is now available for inspection. - PDF

 

2017 MASS LAKE AND POND GUIDE NOW AVAILABLE

2017-04-04 - The Massachusetts Lake and Pond Guide, created by the Mass Department of Conservation and Recreation's Lake and Ponds Program, is now available. You can download it here as a PDF.

 

LINK TO MASSACHUSETTS BOATING LAW

Here is the link to the most recent version of the Massachusetts Boating Law - PDF

 

 

CHECK OUT RECENT AERIAL PHOTOS OF THE LAKE

Lake resident Charley Valera, owner of FCA Flight Center in Fitchburg, recently took some nice aerial photos of the lake. Aerial Photos

 

YOU CAN NOW PAY FOR YOUR MEMBERSHIP ONLINE

A major part of our new website is the ability for members and residents to be able to pay for their membership dues online via PayPal. Visit our membership page to pay your dues.

 

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The best way to keep up with Lake Shirley and LSIC news is to subscribe to our mailing/email list. We'll send you periodic email news updates that'll keep you up to date with what's happening on the lake.

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