Long Bay

Association

Lake Winnipesaukee

Beaches Committee

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.

Please contact us at longbayassociation@gmail.com