Category Archive: The Lake

Oct 22

Environmental Survey for Sanford Lake

The SLA Board received the following information and would like our members to be aware of it. Environmental Survey for Sanford Lake The Midland County Department of Public Health will be conducting an environmental waste survey of Sanford Lake during the current drawdown. Representatives of the Environmental Health Division will be walking the shoreline of …

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Oct 08

MDN: Sanford Lake algae levels exceed WHO drinking standards Levels below recreational contact standards

John Kennett at Midland Daily News published a followup article on the Sanford Lake algae levels on October 3, 2016. You can read the article here.

Aug 24

Sanford Lake Draw Down Q&A

At the recent SLA annual picnic the SLA Board agreed to take the questions posed from our members back to Boyce Hydro for answers. We have received their responses and are posted below. 1. Could Boyce start work on October 15th or October 1st rather than Sept 15? Given the nature of the construction work …

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