LGA’s Floating Classroom Program Receives $10,000 Support Grant From Lake Champlain Basin Program

The Lake George Association’s signature Education and Outreach program, the Floating Classroom on Lake George, has been awarded a $10,000 grant to support our efforts to provide hands-on scientific experiments and experiences that broaden the understanding of Lake George. The Floating Classroom, staffed by LGA Education Director Kristen Wilde and LGA Educator Lindsey Kenna as…
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LGA Awarded Grant to Prevent Spread of Aquatic Invasive Species in LG

The Lake George Association has been awarded an Aquatic Invasive Species Spread Prevention Grant from the Lake Champlain Basin Program for the 2019 season. The $5,300 grant will be used to continue the Lake George Association’s invasive species public education and outreach programs, focusing on: Personal interactions with visitors and boaters throughout the season at…
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LGA Supports Mandatory Inspections With Financial, Scientific Assistance

The Lake George Park Commission’s Mandatory Boat Inspection Program has completed another successful season, and the Lake George Association is proud to both financially support the inspections as a partner as well as assist in the identification of the biological samples that were removed during the inspection process. The LGA each year invests $30,000 from…
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Lake George Communities Win Multiple Regional Economic Development Grants

Congratulations to our partner municipalities for the awards announced today in Albany at the Regional Economic Development Council ceremony: Town of Bolton: $600,000 for Rogers Memorial Park Waterfront Sustainability improvements – something your LGA is supporting with money toward the grant’s local match requirement. Town of Bolton: $1,000,000 for improvements to the Town’s wastewater treatment process, reducing the volume…
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Yes, the Queensbury Septic Law Is A Good Model

By Walt Lender, LGA Executive Director It’s all about clean water in Lake George. It’s all about long-term Lake sustainability. It’s all about being responsible. Queensbury’s “Septic Inspection Upon Property Transfer” law, passed by the Town in October, took months of community discussion and civil debate throughout the town. Many ideas were shared, were dissected,…
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Diamond Point Resident Carla Burhoe Elected President of LGA Board

Peter Menzies elected as Executive Vice President Diamond Point business owner Carla Burhoe has been elected President of the Lake George Association’s Board of Directors for 2018-19. Carla and her husband, Tom, own Canoe Island Lodge in Diamond Point, a resort that was founded by Carla’s mother and father, Jane and Bill Busch, in 1946….
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