TFF Water Level – 2022 Summary

The 2022 open water season on the TFF will be remembered for close to average water levels up to mid-July. From mid-July to mid-August water levels were approximately 6” below target levels. From mid-August through mid-October the water level was within 3” of target level, and was 6-9 inches higher than last year at the same time.

The spring refill target of 1571.50’ was achieved on April 20, 2022, and “ice-out” on Baraboo took place on …

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Dock Removal

The DNR normally plans to take docks out each year around Columbus Day because of staffing, weather and consistency. The tentative dates set for DNR dock removal for the 2022 season on the TFF are October 12th-14th.

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Master Planning Process begins for Turtle Flambeau Scenic Waters Area

The WDNR has initiated a master planning process for DNR properties of the North Central Forest Ecological Landscape, which includes the Turtle Flambeau Scenic Waters Area. During this scoping phase of the planning process, the public is invited to share their thoughts on the future use and management of DNR properties in the region and to help identify topics that should be addressed in the plan.

As a part of this process, two open house informational …

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Agenda for the Annual Membership Meeting on June 18, 2022

The Annual Membership Meeting of the TFF-TL POA Inc. will take place on Saturday June 18, 2022 at 10:00 a.m., at the Mercer Community Center, 2648 W Margaret Street, Mercer Wisconsin, 54547

AGENDA

1. Preliminaries

Call to order, introduction of Board members, agenda
Self-introduction of members, Determination of Quorum
Minutes of the Annual Membership Meeting of June 26, 2021, motion to approve
Treasurer’s Report, motion to approve

2. Elections

Below are positions/offices where election will take place at the Annual meeting.
(B) means a …

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Board of Directors Meeting Minutes May 19, 2022

May 19, 2022­ – 6:00 p.m.  Via Zoom – Courtesy of Terry Daulton
6:02 PM- Call to Order:  Randy Schubert, President

Present:  Randy Schubert, President; Jeff Malison, Vice-President; Kurt Wolff, Treasurer; Todd Jirous, Secretary; Directors:  Jean Burns, Jim Kohl, Randy Payne, Jeff Wilson, Joanna Vodicka. Guests:  Tom Mobray, and Terri Daulton

Update on Matching Grant for Curly Leaf Pondweed support:  Randy Payne reported that the $10,000 matching grant has been rescinded and the donor has written a check …

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Board of Directors Meeting Minutes April 21, 2022

April 21, 2022­ – 6:00 p.m.  Via Zoom – Courtesy of Terry Daulton
6:02 PM- Call to Order:  Randy Schubert, President

Present:  Randy Schubert, President; Jeff Malison, Vice-President; Kurt Wolff, Treasurer; Todd Jirous, Secretary; Directors:  Jean Burns, Jim Kohl, Randy Payne, Jeff Wilson, Joanna Vodicka. Guests:  Tom Mobray, and Zach Wilson

Minutes:  Meetings Minutes for November 18, 2021 were distributed via email prior to the meeting. Motion to accept meeting minutes as presented; motion seconded and approved Please …

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Proposed zoning change NOT approved

On March 15, 2022 the Iron County Zoning Committee met at the courthouse in Hurley, WI to discuss a change in the shoreland zoning ordinance at the request of a developer. This request would have modified the definition of “lot” by permitting a greater building density on certain lake and riverfront properties.  The Iron County Zoning Office presented an analysis of WI counties showing that 40 of the 72 counties have a similar “lot” definition …

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Proposed Zoning Change to Iron County Shoreland

Background on Proposed Shoreland Ordinance Change In Iron County, WI

Iron County’s current shoreland zoning ordinance contains some limits on shoreland development in Iron County. The ever-changing view from our lakes is a good indicator that the County’s ordinance allows owners many opportunities for development. But the zoning ordinance can also limit the most intense and harmful development. It is a balance that has helped retain the character of our lakes that we all appreciate. These …

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Board of Directors Meeting Minutes November 18, 2021

November 18, 2021­ – 4:30 p.m.  Via Zoom & Mercer Library – Courtesy of Terry Daulton

4:38 PM- Call to Order:  Randy Schubert, President

Present:  Randy Schubert, President; Jeff Malison, Vice-President; Kurt Wolff, Treasurer; Todd Jirous, Secretary. Directors:  Jean Burns, Jim Moore, Randy Payne and Joanna Vodicka . Guests:  Terry Daulton, Jeff Wilson, Tom Mowbray, Beth Feind

Absent:  Directors:  Jim Kohl

Round Robin introduction of all in attendance for our new treasurer Kurt Wolff; welcome!

Minutes:  Meetings Minutes for May …

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Board of Directors Meeting Minutes May 20, 2021

May 20, 2021­ – 7:00 p.m.  Via Zoom – Courtesy of Terry Daulton

7:01 PM- Call to Order:  Randy Schubert, President

Present:  Randy Schubert, President; Jeff Malison, Vice-President; Tom Mowbray, Treasurer; Todd Jirous, Secretary; Directors:  Diane O’Krongly, Jean Burns, Jim Kohl, Mike Hittle and guest Randy Payne

Absent:  Directors:  Ed Hryciuk

Minutes:  Meetings Minutes for December 17, 2020 were distributed via email prior to the meeting. Minutes were approved with one edit to remove “Jim Moore” from the absent …

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