Purpose / Charter
The Beaches Committee oversees the general maintenance & enhancement of the amenities at the Long Bay beaches, such as the beach areas, gazebo, and playground.
Beaches Committee Members
> Dick Bordwell
> John Perkins
Beaches Committee Meeting Schedule
Completed Beach Projects
The following projects have been completed:
> Swim raft was installed at the south beach in May 2015
> 3 picnic tables have been sanded, stained, & are now at the beach area;
> Landscaping ties have been anchored on the ground surrounding the playground equipment, mulch has been spread within the ties to provide a soft landing for kids, & the equipment has been stained;
> New swim line ropes & markers have been installed;
> The gazebo has been thoroughly refurbished, stained, & painted;
> Barrels of flowers have been added;
> The retaining wall at the far beach has been repaired to stop beach erosion;
> More beach furniture has been added by transfer of the pool furniture;
> A rinsing shower with hot water has been added to the back porch of the Clubhouse;
> New life-saving rings and first-aid kits were added to both beaches;
> New aesthetic trash bins have replaced the old barrels;
> Some muck clearing was accomplished and rocks moved from the wading areas;
> Extensive landscaping was added to the path at the Clubhouse;
> The Clubhouse benches and entry were stained.
> Meetings are scheduled as needed.
Potential Beach Projects
The Beaches Committee is currently investigating the following projects:
> An extensive project to clean out the leaves & debris (possibilities include raking the debris or an engineering project to open part of the breakwater to increase flow that would allow natural clean out of leaves & debris);
> Investigate adding a barbeque / fire pit area.
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