Highland Lakes

Country Club and Community Association

Important Message

Clubhouse and Beach Hut Positions Available

A limited number of positions are available in the Clubhouse. Staff members assist volunteers in organizing Clubhouse activities, plan and conduct activities themselves, supervise movie nights and the pool room, and work when needed in the Activities Center. The Beach Hut at Beach 1 also has positions available. This job involves selling snacks and drinks […]

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Don’t Miss SCMUA’s Household Hazardous Waste Day – Saturday, November 5, 2016 – 7 am to 2 pm

The Sussex County Municipal Utilities Authority (SCMUA) conducts two household hazardous waste events annually, usually in the spring and fall. SCMUA conducts these special events in an effort to remove pollutants and toxins from the waste stream that would otherwise find their way into landfill. You may bring up to 100 pounds of dry household […]

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Standing Water Gives Rise to Mosquito Population

July 13, 2016: Each member has a role to play in checking the breeding of mosquitoes here at the lake. Members are urged to immediately inspect, drain or bail all boats, whether stored at your lakefront property or on Club docks and boat racks, and keep them free of standing water throughout the rest of […]

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2016 Gypsy Moth Aerial Suppression Program – Updated May 24

Update May 24: Due to inclement weather today, the Gypsy Moth Spraying will be done on Wednesday May 25th. Update May 23: Vernon Township reports that aerial spraying will take place Tuesday, May 24 during the hours of 5:30 am and 2 pm, and possibly between 5 pm and 8 pm. NO pesticide application for […]

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Gypsy Moth Spraying – Updated Thursday, April 7

Vernon Township advises that aerial spraying for gypsy moths is scheduled to take place on or after May 16, 2016. This year’s recently introduced township budget includes $124,600 for the aerial spraying program. The township will mail notifications to all affected residents at least ten days in advance of the proposed date of treatment, publish […]

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Hold Your Bulky Waste!

Due to an error on Vernon Township’s website, we previously published in the April 2 Newsette that The Clean Communities program will be hosting a bulky waste clean-up day on Saturday, April 23, 2016. Unfortunately, that was incorrect and the date was actually April 16, which has passed. We apologize to those members who got […]

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Preparing for Hurricane Joaquin – Preparations cancelled

Update October 2: this morning’s forecast placed the hurricane well to the east of Highland Lakes. As a result, all preparations have been cancelled and the valves on the lakes are being closed. =============================================================== In advance of the projected arrival early next week of Hurricane Joaquin, the Club will begin lowering the five lakes Thursday […]

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Mosquito Spraying Friday, September 4, 2015 – 6 pm to 11 pm

Notice was received September 3 from the Sussex County Office of Mosquito Control that spraying for mosquitoes by truck mounted sprayers will be taking place Friday evening in the Highland Lakes and Barry Lakes areas. The notice stated: “This is a mist spray using Ultra Low Volume (ULV) from a pickup truck mounted sprayer.” The […]

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Special parking rules in effect at Beach 1 – Saturday, July 25

The Highland Lakes Swim Team is sponsoring its “B Invitational” on Saturday, July 25. To accommodate the event’s parking requirements, the following ONE DAY changes are being made to parking at Beach 1. The Swim Team will be using the entire “loop road” around the Beach Hut for parking for meet attendees. If you are […]

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Gypsy Moths – Updated

Some new developments to report after a conversation with Joseph Zoltowski, Director of the New Jersey Department of Agriculture’s Division of Plant Industry: the aerial survey of gypsy moth defoliation will be completed within a week or so; Vernon Township has filed a letter with the Division requesting a fall ground survey of gypsy moth […]

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Gypsy Moths

It was not until two weeks ago when the first gypsy moth infestation reports were received at the Club office. Since then, a list of members reporting problems has been prepared, information is being gathered, and communications with the office of Mayor Marotta have been established. Our problems have also been communicated to Joseph Zoltowski, […]

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Salt and Grits Obtained in Preparation for Sunday Storm

Living in a private lake community that rests on top of the mountains is picturesque, even breathtakingly beautiful in any given season. Despite the natural beauty that abounds, it’s hard to ignore the challenge winter brings to commuters when repeated ice and snow events occur, coupled with a shortage of salt and grits (two essentials […]

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