Highland Lakes

Country Club and Community Association

Important Message

2021 Official Election Results

The balloting results from the Annual Meeting held on August 15, 2021, for Trustees for terms commencing on October 1, 2021, are as follows: Section 2:    Lila Timpson…….. ………….. 18  Votes – Elected                      Jennifer Ziegler… ………….. 15  Votes ——————————————————————————————— Section 5:    Julia Campbell….. ………….. 14  Votes – Elected ——————————————————————————————— Section 9:   Thomas Castiglione………….   5  […]

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UPDATE August 9th – BEACH 5 REMAINS CLOSED

LAKE 4 – UPPER EAST HIGHLAND LAKE  – BEACH CLOSURE POTENTIAL HAB – AVOID CONTACT WITH THE WATER Beach 5 has been closed to swimming until further notice. Owners on Upper East Highland Lake are strongly cautioned to avoid contact with the water until this Advisory is lifted. The Club received notice on Friday, July […]

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Voting Board Adopts Changes to Residential Rentals Policy

At its regular meeting on Friday, May 21st, the Voting Board adopted a resolution which  changes to the Club’s policy on residential rentals, including both long and short-term rentals.  The resolution was passed by a vote of 14 to 2, with one abstention. This action by the Voting Board follows many months of research, discussions […]

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2021 Badges and Permits

The 2021 badge packages are being mailed. Once you have paid your dues and assessments in full for 2021, your badges, garbage, boating and parking permits will be mailed to your address on file with the Club.  Please note that there will be no exceptions to the mailing and no ability to pick up your […]

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New Members: Reminder About Your 2021 Badges and Permits

Club staff have begun preparing the badges and permits (parking, boating, etc.) for the upcoming 2021 season. The next month or so will be spent preparing for the distribution of the badges and permits. A decision will be made on badge and permit distribution shortly, and will be posted here and in the April 3, […]

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Club Office and Clubhouse Closes in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

New Jersey reported over 4,000 Covid-19 positive test results on November 16, 2020. Compare that number – 4,000 – to July’s numbers of less than 400 per day. This pandemic is surging and extraordinary measures are needed. These are figures from November 15: 2,115 total hospitalizations 417 in critical or intensive care 137 ventilators in […]

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Questions About Voting – Election Day Tuesday, November 3, 2020

The Clubhouse will be a location for you to drop off your ballot between the hours of 6 am and 8 pm on Election Day. If you are disabled, the Sussex County Board of Elections advises that Governor Murphy’s Executive Order No. 177 provides for the use of voting machines only for disabled voters needing […]

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August 6, 2020 8 am: Power Outages Continue to Affect 500 Homes / Lake Room Open Until 5 pm

Update 4:30 pm: The Lake Room will close at 5 pm today. Sussex Rural Electric Cooperative made significant progress today restoring power with approximately 200 homes remaining without power. SREC projects most homes will have power restored by 9 pm this evening. Published 8:30 am: According to Sussex Rural’s outage map, power outages remain throughout […]

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Preparing for Tropical Storm Isaias

As of 2 pm Monday, August 3, 2020, the National Weather Service advises that 45-55 mph wind gusts from Tropical Storm Isaias are expected in our area together with two to six inches of rainfall. The storm is expected to intensify once again into a hurricane. Rain will begin later tonight and intensify through Tuesday […]

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Playgrounds to Open July 2, 2020 / Club Park Picnic Area Remains Closed

Governor Murphy’s Executive Order 157, issued on Friday, June 26, 2020, authorized the reopening of playgrounds on July 2. The protective fencing around the Club’s playgrounds and play equipment, installed in March, will be removed that day and all equipment inspected. Picnic areas remain closed, though guidance is expected shortly. Parents are requested to ensure […]

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Update from Club President Michael Gelfand

Dear Club Members, It’s a portentous holiday weekend, but before we get into what’s been on everyone’s minds for weeks, it’s important to note how unfortunate it is to be forced to break with tradition by being unable to observe Memorial Day ceremonies on the Clubhouse lawn this holiday weekend. The Seniors group always works […]

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Voting Board Suspends Monthly Late Payment Charges / Extends Filing Deadline for Senior Citizen/Permanently Disabled Discount

Recognizing the widespread disruption experienced by our members in this crisis, an examination was undertaken as to what steps are possible, now, to allay any financial concerns members may have regarding their obligations to the Club. The following is a summary of the changes approved by the Voting Board on March 23, 2020: 1. monthly […]

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