Author Archives: George Fergusson

Clary Lake Association Ice Cream Social Reminder!

Just a reminder that our Ice Cream Social is this coming Sunday July 14th at 2 PM at the Clary Lake dam! The weather is looking perfect with temps in the mid-80s. Stop by and make yourself a Sundae! Bring … Continue reading

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08 July 2019: Aquafortis Associates LLC Appeals BEP Ruling

In a move that defies understanding, Aquafortis Associates LLC (AQF) has decided to appeal the June 6th Board of Environmental Protection (BEP) ruling denying their appeal of the DEP transfer of the Water Level Order to the Clary Lake Association … Continue reading

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Clary Lake Association Ice Cream Social July 14th

CLARY LAKE ASSOCIATION ICE CREAM SOCIAL Stop by the Clary Lake Dam site on Mills Road in Whitefield and join us as we continue to celebrate the return of fun and frolic on our beloved and restored Clary Lake!! On … Continue reading

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05 July 2019: Moderate Algae Bloom in Progress

You may have noticed a green scum drifting on the lake surface recently or seen loads of green particles suspended in the water and thought it was pollen. Well, it does look a lot like the pine pollen that was … Continue reading

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03 July 2019: Clary Lake Association Putting a Float in Whitefield 4th of July Parade

The Clary Lake Association has been threatening to put a float in the Whitefield 4th of July Parade for a few years, and we’re finally doing it! With everything that’s been going on, I completely forgot to post anything about … Continue reading

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June 2019 Water Level Chart Archived

I have archived the May 2019 Water Level Chart (at left). The most notable thing about this chart is that it shows we received 6.72″ of rain in June which has got to a record of some sort. As a result, … Continue reading

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Courtesy Boat Inspection Training Set For July 1st

Back in late May I posted about the CLA’s plans to participate in the State’s Courtesy Boat Inspection program, which is administered by the Maine Department of Environmental Protection. It has taken a while, but we have finally received a … Continue reading

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Glenn B. MacDonald Feb. 26, 1947-May 26, 2019

Glenn B. MacDonald Feb. 26, 1947-May 26, 2019 June 11, 2019 Major MacDonald was born in Gardiner, Feb. 26, 1947, the son of the late Mrs. Marian Graffam of Rome, N.Y., and the late Judge Paul A. MacDonald, of Woolwich, … Continue reading

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06 June 2019: BEP Denies AQF Appeal

In a decision that should come as a surprise to no one, the Board of Environmental Protection after listening to comments from Aquafortis Associates LLC [AQF] and others, summarily denied AQF’s appeal of the December 2018 DEP Order transferring the … Continue reading

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05 June 2019 Reminder: BEP Hearing on AQF Appeal This Thursday

Just a reminder that the Board of Environmental Protection hearing on Aquafortis Associates LLC’s appeal of the DEP’s Transfer Order is tomorrow, Thursday June 6 at 9:00 AM at the Augusta Civic Center. This hearing is the result of an … Continue reading

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