CALENDAR OF EVENTS
DUES AND GARBAGE CUTOFF
Dues Payment must be received by August 15, 2018.
Payments are considered late September 1, 2018
If your dues are paid by mail, please make sure to change the payment mailing address to: PO Box 995, Highland Lakes, New Jersey 07422
Also, a drop slot is available by the clubhouse front door.
Dues not paid prior to the cutoff date of September 19, 2018 will result in an interruption of garbage pickup services.
NEW NEW NEW
Credit and debit cards are now accepted at the office for dues payments .
DAM NO. 2 ASSESSMENT
As per the Public Meeting held on July 18, 2018, a the Vernon Township Municipal Building regarding the Assessment for Dam No. 2, please be advised that according to N.J.S.A. 58:4 (Safe Dam Act) as requested by Barry Lakes - Lake Community Property Owners Association in 2009, repairs will be subject to Special Assessment Per N.J.S.A. 40:56-1 and 40:49-6. Ordinance #18-18 was passed by Vernon Council on 4/11/18 to comply with this Agreement for Dam No. 2.
The following represents the total amount and payment requirement:
Total Cost: $469,800.00
Interest: $ 75,695.50 (amortized, which is the total of the fixed installments)
Start Up: $ 18,104.50
PAYMENT PER YEAR: $81.00
The total Assessment should be $648.00 - $81.00 per year x 8 years (tentatively).
The Vernon Township Tax Assessor will make her final presentation to the Vernon Township Council on August 27, with a confirmation of the final costs for the Assessment. August 28 would then be the billing date for the Assessment, with the first payment tentatively due on September 28, 2018.
THIS PAYMENT IS IN ADDITION TO THE PAYMENT FOR DAM NO. 1.
This payment is not a Vernon Township Tax or Levy. It is a Co-Borrower Agreement to Collect funds.
Crafts At The Beach
Mondays starting July 23 at 11:00 AM
Applications for Certified Life Guard positions
are now being accepted at the office.
The swimming beach is open when the lifeguards are present
Monday to Saturday
12:30 to 5:30 PM
BEACH BADGES AND PARKING PERMITS
are available at the office
Skylands Ice World has partnered with
Barry Lakes recreation
for a learn to skate program
This 12 week program starts June 6 and runs through August 31.
All 12 sessions for only $160
Contact the office or Skylands for more information
Register at skylandsiceworldnj.com
Monday, August 21 from 12-3 p.m.
Date subject to change and weather permitting.
Games, crafts and snacks.
LABOR DAY PICNIC
Saturday, September 1, 2018 from 12:00 - to 5:00 p.m.
Rain Date: Sunday, September 2 from 12:00 – 5:00 p.m.
This event is for community members in good standing. While guests are welcome, a $5.00 per guest fee is required to obtain a guest badge for the day. Guests must sign up at the office prior to the picnic.
Any questions call the office 973-764-6262
Children’s Halloween Party
Featuring Rizzo’s Reptiles
Saturday, October 20 from 11:00 a.m.—12:30 p.m.
Show will begin promptly at 11:15 a.m.
Snacks, Pixie Pop Face Painting and Balloon Art Fun
Yoga With Colleen Drache
THURSDAYS - GENTLE YOGA - 7 PM
Explore where your body needs attention while respecting
the strengths and weaknesses that your body has.
$5.00 per class for Seniors (65 Years young and over)
$10.00 per class otherwise
Please bring yoga mats, blankets, blocks if you have supplies.
Chairs will be supplied by the Barry Lakes Clubhouse
Yoga mats, blankets, and blocks will also be available for those
who would like to come out and see what it is all about.
SENIOR CITIZEN DISCOUNT
The LCPOA offers a ten percent senior citizen discount. If you have turned 62, please provide the office with proof of age, a birth certificate, or driver’s license.
The discount will be applied to the current quarter and will not be retroactive.