Increased fire risk due to August storm

park3The Glen Lake Association recently wrote to the National Park Service and the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore expressing our members’ concerns about increased fire danger due to downed trees from the Aug. 2 storm. Here is the NPS response.

They also sent some helpful fliers about fire safety. Click on them to enlarge and read.


East Shore Big Glen in the late afternoon

Photo courtesy of Rob Karner

Photo courtesy of Rob Karner

What Next? A Post Storm Workshop by Kama Ross, Forester for the Leelanau County Conservation District

This free workshop was for anyone who wanted to know the answers to basic questions about how to restore and enhance their property after being affected by the recent big storm that hit Glen Arbor.

It was held on Saturday, August 29 at 10:30 AM in the Glen Arbor Township Hall.

Click here for a summary of the workshop.

Click here for a video of the workshop.

Glen Arbor Disaster Relief FAQ

For information on recovery help, follow this link to the Glen Arbor Township website.

Annual Meeting Rescheduled for Sat., 9/5

2015 Annual Meeting will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, September 5 at The Glen Lake Community Reformed Church (4902 West MacFarlane Rd., Glen Arbor, MI 49636). Unfortunately, due to scheduling conflicts, the break-out sessions which were to begin at 10:15, have been cancelled. Lunch will be provided at the conclusion of the meeting.

Lost and Found

The Glen Lake Association is assisting its members, property owners and visitors with this “LOST AND FOUND” directory posted here in the wake of the summer wind storm that occurred Sunday afternoon, August 2, 2015.

View “LOST AND FOUND” Directory

Annual Meeting Canceled — please send proxies

Glen Lake damageThe Glen Lake Association Annual Meeting has been canceled.

Please send proxies

The annual meeting of the Glen Lake Association scheduled for Aug. 8 is canceled and will be rescheduled for early October. Members are encouraged to mail their Proxy Form to the Association (PO Box 551
Glen Arbor, MI 49636) or send an email to the Association at This will authorize your vote for the three Directors recommended by the Nominating Committee (Ranae Ihme, Sue Lake and Harvey Warburton) and the fulfillment of the remaining two years of an unexpired term of one director (John DePuy).


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