WELCOME

The Big Gull Lake East End Cottage Association (BGLEECA) website enhances communication with the membership of the association. You can also follow us on Twitter and join our BGLEECA Facebook group.

Information available on this website includes our association's history, descriptions and dates of seasonal events, environmental topics, our newsletters, the BGLEECA charter, membership info, and more.

Enjoy!

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The BGLEECA contact info has been updated. This includes the private member phone list (directory), as well as contact information for the Directors, Area Reps, Volunteers, and Event Organizers. You can click on 'CONTACT INFO' in the vertical blue bar to the right to view the updates on the Contact Info page.

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Check out this reminder from the Township of North Frontenac about respecting and keeping a safe distance from wildlife.

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Details for the 20th Annual BGLEECA Golf Tournament at the Blue Heron Golf Course in Lanark have been updated. Registration deadline is July 22, 2019. Visit the EVENTS page and click on 'Golf Tournament' for more information.

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Save the date: June 8, 2019: The Township of North Frontenac and the North Frontenac Lake Association Alliance will be hosting a Septic Savvy Workshop on Saturday, June 8, 2019 from 9am to noon at the Clar-Mill Community Hall, Plevna. Resources/speakers will be there from the Federation of Ontario Cottage Associations, Kennebec Lake, Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (Septic Inspector), Health Unit. etc. Refer to the attached poster for further detail.

RSVP to patmccaron@hotmail.com by June 1 2019.

Your input to help the presenters prepare for the seminar is welcome. Whether or not you are planning to attend, please click on the link below to complete a brief anonymous survey by Monday, May 13. Your input makes a difference.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QKQSMX9

A properly functioning septic system is an integral part of a healthy lake and safe drinking water

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Check out the new link for the Frontenac Five. You'll find five of the can’t-miss events and destinations highlighted there each month. There's always something fun to do or see in Frontenac County!

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BGLEECA's January 2019 Newsletter is available. Read it here.

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Information about fishing in Big Gull Lake can be found in the Ontario Government's Zone 18 recreational fishing regulations.

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Slightly older news...

  • Here is the Zoning By-law Review update provided by Brooke Drechsler (Deputy Clerk and Asst. to the Planning Mgr, North Frontenac). Once Council provides direction about the proposed ammendments, the recommendations will be implemented and a new draft Zoning By-law will be presented at a public meeting, date TBD.

  • Please read this "Fire Ban Clarification" from the North Frontenac Fire Department

  • There have been a lot of April showers this year, so check out the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority's website for more information about current watershed conditions. This message, in particular, provides plenty of useful information including a list of precautions for those in areas susceptible to flooding.

    Also, there have been several road washouts within the Township of North Frontenac, so check their website for updates.

  • The 2018 BGLEECA Annual General Meeting was held on Saturday, August 25th. Thanks for attending! You can read the minutes here.

  • Click on the event name to check out pictures from the 2018 Kids' Fishing Derby and Sailboat Race. Thanks to Lynda for the photos.

  • Since BGLEECA is a member of FOCA, our association members can take part in the current FOCA member benifits. Please look at the linked information for FOCA's current member benefits and offers including FOCA Association Insurance and their cottage insurance program.

  • Check out the items on the Trading Post page. It is a great way for you to share your unwanted cottage items with others who might want them. You can make use of the For Sale / Trade / Rent section, advertise things Lost and Found, or put out some feelers for things you're Looking For.

  • Are you interested in the night sky? There are lots of events happening at the North Frontenac Star Gazing Pad at 5816 Road 506 between Plevna and Fernleigh. Events begin at sunset. First up... Jupiter Rising on May 20 & 21. Check the NorthFrontenac.com events calendar for updates on these and other events.

  • Are you aware that Ompah has a Community Library? It's located in the Ompah Community Centre. Visit the Other Links page for more information.

  • Are you interested in learning more about invasive species? Check out Ontario's Invasive Species Awareness Program.

  • Do you know that you can remit your BGLEECA membership fees and North Shore road fees with E-Transfer through on-line banking? Click here for more information.

Site Navigation: Click on the topics found in the blue bar on the right side of the page to go to the different sections. Click on the BGLEECA logo in the top right corner of any page to return to this main page.


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