Lake Mitchell Improvement Board News


Lake Mitchell Roadside Lakeweed Pickup Manager

 

We are looking for a new person to take over the roadside pickup for Lake Mitchell. If you would like to put in a bid, the deadline for bids is December 1.

 

An applicant for this three year contract will be expected to submit a bid for collecting all aquatic vegetation debris accumulated by Lake Mitchell lakefront property owners and deposited by them on the road shoulder -- not to include materials such as sand, leaves, sticks, or other debris -- and depositing this collected plant matter at a designated property adjacent to Lake Mitchell. 

 

The person or business whose bid is accepted will make sure that all roads adjacent to Lake Mitchell are serviced with the first roadside pickups occurring during the first and third weeks of May, continuing weekly from Memorial Day through Labor Day, with additional pickups the second and fourth weeks of September. 18 pickups total.

The last pickup will be concluded by October 1.

 

The accepted bid  is expected to supply all necessary equipment and maintain liability insurance for a minimum of $1,000,000.

 

 Bids may be sent to Dave Foley @ 203 Peninsula Dr., Cadillac, MI 49601

or sent to Quetico49601@yahoo.com . All bids must be received by December 1, 2021.


MEETING MINUTES FOR OCTOBER 18, 2021 -- Click here to view.

 

TIPS FOR AUTUMN ANGLING IN LAKES MITCHELL AND CADILLAC -- Read the Cadillac News article...

 

LAKE MITCHELL 2020 AQUATIC VEGETATION AND WATER QUALITY 

Read or download the full RLS report...Click here

 

MASTER ANGLER

Find out how you can become a Master Angler. Click here...

 

LAKE MITCHELL IMPROVEMENT PLAN -- RESTORATIVE LAKE SCIENCES PRESENTATION -- OCTOBER 26, 2019

Click here to view the entire presentation...

   

2021 ROADSIDE PICKUP and KLIMP'S COMPOSTING -- Click here for the schedule and information. 

 

2020 TREATMENT AREA MAPS 

See all six treatment area maps -- Click here...

 

2021 TREATMENT NOTICE -- Click here...

 

2021 ASSESSMENT LOWERED -- Click here.

 

A WORRIER'S GUIDE TO LIVING ON LAKE MITCHELL -- 2021

Everything you need to know about living on the lake...Click here

 

SIXTEEN MONTHS ON LAKE MITCHELL -- Click here...

 

LAKE MITCHELL HISTORY -- Click here...

  

LAKE LEVELS AND DAM OPERATION -- Click here...

  

MAGAZINE AND NEWSPAPER ARTICLES -- Articles about Lake Mitchell. Click here... 


The 2021 Lakesider

If you received the print edition of the newsletter, please consider saving the board the $2 it costs to print and mail this newsletter by reading it online at www.lakemitchell.org. (We would rather use our money to fight milfoil than print and mail newsletters). All the contents of the newsletter are available online plus photos, minutes of our meetings, and features about Lake Mitchell not found in our annual newsletter. Email us at lakemitchellboard@gmail.com and we will add your email to our list which has over 350 addresses.

 

Benefits of being on the email list: notifications when the lake will be treated, reminders of upcoming meetings. If weather events such as floods, ice storms, or heavy snows, which could possible damage property, occur emails may be sent. These are especially appreciated by Association members who are not lakeside residents. The email list will not be sold or offered to anyone and will only be used for Lake Mitchell Improvement Board and Association business.

 

Read the Lakesider online or download a copy. Click Here...

 

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Meeting Dates

Lake Mitchell Improvement Board  Meeting Dates for 2022

  • April 16 - Saturday
  • June 13 - Monday
  • August 20 - Saturday
  • October 17 - Monday

All meetings begin at 10 AM at the Cherry Grove Township Hall on M55  and the public is encouraged to attend. 

Contact Lake Mitchell Improvement Board at lakemitchellboard@gmail.com.

 

Lake Mitchell Property Owners Association Meeting Dates for 2022

 

(Note: Two meetings a year, after the April and October LMIB meetings.) Meetings will begin 15 minutes after the conclusion of the LMIB meetings. (See schedule above.) A Zoom connection will be provided. LMIB meetings typically last about an hour." Meeting is held at Cherry Grove Township fire Hall on M-55. 

Email contact: lakemitchellpropertyowners@gmail.com.   

Website: www.LakeMitchellPO.com    


LAKE MITCHELL WEBSITE NAVIGATION

The Lake Mitchell website has versions optimized for computers, smart phones, and tablets. Both the standard view and the mobile view have the same address: www.lakemitchell.org. For navigation, when viewing the site on a computer, all the links are in a menu on the left column of the page. Some of the page links have sub-pages, so clicking on a main page will reveal more pages under that category. (For example, clicking on Weed Control reveals seven more pages.) To return back to the main menu, just click the Home page at the top. When scrolling a page, you can also click the little arrow at the bottom left of the page to return to the top. A listing of all the pages on the site can be accessed via the Sitemap link on the bottom of each page. For navigation on phones and tablets, notice the three horizontal lines at the top left corner of the site. Touch that and the list of pages appears. Touch the plus sign (+) to see all the additional pages.