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Protecting Your Lake
Bitter, Burdock, Coleman, Little Redstone, Pelaw & Redstone


Protecting Your Lake
Bitter, Burdock, Coleman, Little Redstone, Pelaw & Redstone

What do Lake Associations do?

Big, small, old or new, all lake associations' purposes are similar - to maintain, protect and improve the quality of its waterways, lakes and watershed, its membership and property owner’s interests and the life style and lake community. It is one of the most important tools in building a strong sense of community and well-being for our lake and adding to your property’s value.

Benefits of joining the Redstone Lake Cottagers Association (RLCA)

  • We work to protect your property values through close contact with the Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR)
  • Membership fees are needed to build up reserves (war chest) to deal with any potential environmental issues, i.e. Blue Green Algae, Invasive Species Eurasian Milfoil which would be extremely costly to eliminate from our lakes should they occur
  • We monitor water quality monthly from May to October at several locations on our lakes
  • In 2014 we joined the Love Your Lake program and shoreline assessments were conducted. Results and recommendations were mailed out to all property owners who participated
  • We alert cottagers of potential issues affecting our lake and properties
  • We have an Annual General Meeting in July with speakers that address topics of interest to our members; water quality, septic maintenance, County road maintenance, boating & ATV safety
  • Our Executive interacts with local politicians regularly. Your membership increases our strength in defending your interests
  • RLCA is a member of the Coalition of Haliburton Property Owners’ Associations (CHA)
  • RLCA is a member of the Federation of Ontario Cottagers’ Associations (FOCA)
  • RLCA is a member of the Coalition for Equitable Water Flow (CEFW)
  • Our newsletter is distributed monthly as an email to all our members in good standing
  • New members receive a map of the Redstone Group of Lakes and 2 RLCA membership signs
  • We represent Bitter, Burdock, Little Redstone, Pelaw and Redstone Lakes
  • Our members in good standing enjoy discounts with a number of our local businesses such as Arborview Tree Care, Superior Propane, French’s Septic, as well as insurance companies like Dawson Insurance Brokers, Floyd Hall Insurance Brokers. See our website for details.
  • We provide a membership confirmation letter to identify you as a member in good standing of RLCA
  • We are on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
7 August 2016

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Lake Levels

Lake levels are fluctuating. On occasion you may find floating hazards, logs etc. Additionally as the lake level lowers, rock hazards may or may not be entirely visible. As always caution is advised.

RLCA strives to make this information helpful and accurate. No representation or warranty of any kind is made regarding the information provided. As such we disclaim all liability of any kind whatsoever arising out of your use of, or inability to use, this information. Source: Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site


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