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New Water Quality presentations are now available

Two presentations are now available for your viewing (Water Quality tab).  Slideshow #1 is the Silver Lake Experience presentation given by Frank Bright (Water Quality co-chair) and Ellen Folts (www.amandasnativeplants.com). Slideshow #2 is the Water Quality presentation from the SLA Annual Meeting August 12, 2017. Both have great information for everyone!

2017 Annual SLA Public Meeting

The SLA Annual Public Meeting will be held August 12, 2017, at 9 AM at the Club on Silver Lake Restaurant (upstairs).  The first hour will be dedicated to a mini Town Hall with Q&A as time allows.  Representatives from the surrounding municipalities will present information concerning the Lake District and beyond.  The Sheriff Department […]

New Water Quality Information

New WQ Information was added to the Water Quality Tab. Included is a story about the chemistry of fireworks and how they are safe for the environment.  The inquisitive mind wanted to know! The SLA Water Quality Committee also shared an article on soil testing and how easy and inexpensive it is with “Dairy One”. […]

2017 SLA Water Quality Golf Tournament

The inaugural Silver Lake Association (SLA) 2017 Water Quality Golf Tournament was held on Saturday, July 29th at the Club on Silver Lake and it was a huge success.  Eighty-seven golfers enjoyed the “Golf Perfect” day and supported funding the purchase of native plantings to be placed adjacent to key tributaries to help mitigate sediment […]

The 4th Festivities and Boat Parade

You could not ask for more perfect weather for the “Ring of Fire” the Silver Lake Fireworks display and the Traditional Boat Parade!  New pictures are posted on our picture page and all the wonderful floats in the 2017 Boat Parade are available for viewing.  If anyone has pictures to share please send them in […]

SLA June Meeting Update

The SLA June meeting has come and gone. So much good information is shared. Everyone is invited to attend, come to our next meeting July 8th at 9 am at the Club. Linda H. explains about the HOD, Wayne W. has his turn getting the boat parade organized, Frank B. does his thing for Water […]

Ice Cream & Water Quality

What is better than ice cream when you are on a beautiful lake on a beautiful day? June 12, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Kelly Paganelli, 585-624-7805 Ice Cream Social & Water Quality Info Night Planned for June 26, 2017, 5-7 pm The Silver Lake Water Quality Committee invites the local community to an Ice […]

Sailing Season is upon us!

A message from Jim Aker: Hello all, Message going out to Silver Lake Sailing Club members and a few new folks who are looking to get involved too. A good sign our mailing list is growing.!! I would like to have out first 2017 meeting next Saturday June 3. 11 am at the golf club […]

Another successful SLA meeting

Over 40 people attended our May meeting.  All the Guest Speakers were prepared to answer all the thought provoking questions on Water Quality issues.  The attendees were educated on invasive species, updated news on the Silver Lake Trail, activities the SLA WQ Committee are involved with in 2017, having stewardship volunteer committee checking boats before […]

FYI – Fertilize the correct way

Spring is here (I think!) and everyone is getting their properties ready to look beautiful for all to see. Please be mindful while wanting your lawns and flowers to look beautiful, do the correct way to keep our lake healthy!  http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/67239.html Copy or click on this link to your browser to learn more.