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Important Sewer Authority Meeting October 5, 2017

The Sewer Authority will be borrowing the following amounts (or more) from PennVest for the Detailed Plan for sewer development: $335,678.25     LT Draft Notice of Guaranty  $307,821.75      TT Draft Notice of Guaranty $643,500.00 There will not be a notification in the local paper for this meeting.  The attachments above are the official announcement [...]

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Urgent Plea for New Members

Membership Plea 2017 To our Lake Carey Community Families “We don’t really appreciate what we have till it’s gone! Let’s not let that happen.” If the Lake Carey Dam was to fail or deemed unsafe and had to be removed, the results would be catastrophic to our lake community. The overall water level would drop [...]

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Eurasian Milfoil Infestation in our Lake

Due to the relatively warm winter, our lake has a greater abundance of aquatic weeds and lily pads. If nothing is done, these weeds will continue to spread, choking out the lower lake and presenting boating problems for the large lake.  Floating weeds drop seeds and plant new weeds. The culprit is Eurasian Watermilfoil… What [...]

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ACT 537 UPDATE – Comment period has begun – Ends 10/28

The 537 Plan is updated and ready for comments. Instructions and Maps of the Sewer system are posted on the Sewer Authority site. Comments are welcome. Note that comments can only concern the updates to the plan – not the 537 plan as a whole. Examples: the route of the sewer has changed. The financial [...]

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Randy White to keep Supervisor position!

http://wcexaminer.com/news/supervisor-keeps-post-after-all-1.1991299  

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DEP Approves 537 Plan – with caveats

http://wcexaminer.com/news/dep-approves-lake-carey-537-plan-1.1876122  

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Off-Season Car Breakins

We’re getting reports of break-ins to unattended cars around the lake. Please make sure to lock you car up when not attended.   Although we’re rural, we have the same problems that many other rural areas have with increased crime and drug use. One case was on the East side of the lake, car was [...]

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Must Read Article on Septic Remediation Techniques

Must read article on maintaining and rehabilitating your existing drainfield: http://www.nesc.wvu.edu/pdf/WW/publications/pipline/PL_WI05.pdf

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Revised Act 537 Update Plan Available for Review

Revised Act 537 Update Plan Available for Review The revised Act 537 study will be available for review and public comment at the Tunkhannock Township Building, Route 92, for 30 days beginning July 16th. It recommends a centralized sewer system for the roughly 385 Lake Carey residences at an estimated cost of $9.5 million dollars. Last [...]

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Major Dam Repairs and Funds Needed!

While there are many of opinions around the lake on whether the LCWA should do this or that, there is one thing that everybody agrees on and that’s the priority of maintenance of the dam.   Its what makes us a lake, a community and its why we live here. DEP has ordered the association [...]

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