DID YOU KNOW……….

2017 is FHL’s 50th birthday?   (We are celebrating with a birthday BBQ bash on July 1 at 4:00 with a BBQ/Potluck, cake,  corn hole and fireworks which begin at 10:00)

FHL’s web site is a fluid means of communication with many updates, corrections, additions and new information?

The FHL office is open on Tuesday and Thursdays from 10:00-4:00?

FHL has a burn pile? …it is for wood (non stained), trees  and yard debris —there is a separate pile for grass clippings.

Vernonia has a transfer station open the second and fourth Sat of each month where you can dump –especially items that do NOT belong in the FHL burn pile?

FHL has a boat policy?   For any policy questions,  ask the FHL office

FHL is an HOA that requires application to the Architectural Committee for any changes, additions, improvements, to your property?   This includes paint colors, stain, sheds, decks, docks, homes, garages, roofs, and more.  Please look at the FLRC’s for details.  If you have any questions, please contact the office or  a member of the committee.

there is an Elk Preserve on Highway 202 about 30 minutes west of FHL?

there is a Fishhawk Falls?

there is a walking path that connects Northshore and Fishhawk Lake Road?

there is no glass recycling at the lake?

garbage day is every Friday?

the Fire station on 202 accepts cans and water bottles only?  (no glass)?

FHL has a dog policy?  Dogs must be on leashes on roads and common property at all times?

FHL has two boat ramps available to any member’s use?

you can rent the clubhouse for a private event if you are a member?

FHL has a social calendar full of events all year long?

the Second Saturday in August is the Annual Membership Meeting at 10:00?

your HOA dues include water and sewer?

there is a community garden?

FHL has a recreational vehicle policy?  (questions?  contact the FHL office.)

the garbage and recycling containers by the clubhouse are for island day use only?

we have a “fire” season and regulated fire pits only can be used during that time (usually July 1-September 30) (contact Kathy Cordona for questions and fire pit approval)

Absolutely no fires are allowed when a reg flag is flying at the main board entrance to the lake including briquette BBQ’s and regulation fire pits.

FHL has a fishing season regulated by the State and you must have a fishing license?  The lake is open only to members and their guests.

FHL allows wind or human propelled and electric motors only on our lake?

Members must turn off their water at their home connection if gone for more than 48 hours?

FHL has a Solutions Committee that is working to propose solutions to our fish ladder and spillway challenges?

FHL has it’s own water and sewer treatment plant?

Mallard Ducks lay eggs from mid-March to late July?

The lake has a speed limit?

There is a 10 MPH speed limit on the lake roads surrounding the lake?

The lake water volume has decreased by 50% since the the lake was founded?

Bald eagle females are larger than their male counterpart?

FHL can only spray the lake for weeds during a specific time each year with specific regulated chemicals and by a qualified person?

FHL currently has two full time employees(Jim and Kevin) who oversee buildings, grounds, water and sewer?

FHL is a man made lake?

FHL has 3 streams feeding it?

FHL has a fish ladder?

FHL has a board of directors who meet the second Saturday of each month at 9:30 and all members are welcome?

Migrating fish (salmon, lampray, etc) can be potentially dangerous if digested by dogs?   Correct antibiotics can save your dog’s life.

FHL has an official Facebook page called Fishhawk Lake Buildings and Grounds?

FHL has a Bunco night on the first Thursday of each month at 7:00?  (see event calendar for details)

FHL has two main bulletin boards –one by the clubhouse and one at the lake entrance?