Sudbury, VT The Town of Sudbury and Lake Hortonia Property Owners Association recently received an aquatic nuisance control grant-in-aid of up to $15,000 from the Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation, part of the Agency of Natural Resources.
The grant supports the efforts to control and prevent the spread of Eurasian watermilfoil in Lake Hortonia and to other lakes and ponds.
Lake Hortonia also received a grant of up to $15,000 for spread prevention of Eurasian watermilfoil from the Lake Champlain Basin Program and the New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission.
The control methods used are approved by the State of Vermont and have minimal to no impact on native vegetation and wildlife. The project runs from June 2022 through Sept. 2022.
“This project has been funded wholly or in part by the United States Environmental Protection Agency under assistance agreement (LC 00A00707-0) to NEIWPCC in partnership with the Lake Champlain Basin Program (LCBP).
Restrictions on the use of lake water for irrigation have been lifted based on the latest water testing. There are no longer any restrictions on the use of lake water following the ProcellaCOR treatment on June 27th.
The LHPOA will again conduct spot treatment of Lake Hortonia using SePRO ProcellaCOR EC on Monday, June 27, 2022, beginning at 9:00 am. Please see the Advisory Notice_and Map for details, including water use restrictions.
The LHPOA Spring Meeting is tonight (June 7th) at 7:00 pm via Zoom. The link to the meeting has been sent via email or USPS. Please see the LHPOA Spring 2021 Newsletter HERE and the 2021 dues payment form HERE.
The LHPOA plans to conduct spot treatment of Lake Hortonia using SePRO ProcellaCOR EC on Thursday, June 17, 2021, beginning at 9:00 am. Please see the Advisory Notice_and Map for details, including water use restrictions.
Vermont Route 30 will be closed to through traffic between Saint Johns Road and Route 144 for the month of June 2021 while culverts are being replaced. A designated state highway detour will be utilized along VT 4A, VT 22a and VT 73 for truck traffic. A Public Information Meeting is scheduled for Monday, May 10, 2021 at 6:00 PM at the Sudbury Town Offices.
CLICK HERE to view the public notice from the Vermont Agency of Transportation.
The LHPOA Fall 2020 Newsletter is available HERE. This contains a message from Mark Young, LHPOA President, a summary of this year’s milfoil treatment efforts, and the latest Association financial report. If you have not paid your 2020 dues, please see the payment form on page 3.
The 2020 LHPOA Annual Meeting will be held on Thursday, October 8th, at 7:00pm via Zoom. Please see the fall newsletter (sent via email) for the link to access the meeting as well as the meeting agenda (which includes approval of dues for 2021 and appointment of Board members).