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Sheriff Boat Patrols

Sheriff Boat Patrols focusing on lake safety have been reinstated on Sacandaga, Caroga and Canada Lakes this summer after a long absence.  While there is not currently Fulton County funding for these efforts, Sheriff Giardino has received a $10,000 donation from the Stewarts Foundation and $2000 from the Sacandaga Association to initiate patrols, most of which will be on Sacandaga Reservoir.  We will probably have four patrols on Canada Lake this summer, but could have more with private donations.  Should you want to contribute, checks can be sent to either the Fulton County Sheriff's Association, P.O. Box 20, Johnstown, NY 12095 (a tax exempt non profit), or to the Fulton County NY Public Safety Foundation, P.O. Box 99, Mayfield, NY 12117 (also a tax exempt non profit).  In the check memo indicate "boat patrol" or "general donation".          

CLCA News & Events 7/4/2017

July 4th Water Level Update

As of 7AM July 4, lake level at Green Lake Bridge was 13 inches above summer normal, and down 9 inches over past 24 hours. 
The DEC opened the dam to 22 inches on the morning of July 3, after opening it to 10 inches on July 2. At present rate, normal lake level is expected by late Thursday July 6.
Bill Fielding, on behalf of the CLCA, urged DEC on July 1 to open the dam 22 to 25 inches. A further urgent request was made at 7AM on July2 and DEC opened the dam to 10 inches that afternoon.
At 6PM on July 2 CLCA again asked DEC to open to 20 inches, and then at 7AM on July 3 upped the recommended opening to 22 inches. DEC finally opened the dam to that level at approximately 9AM July 3.
Further updates will be sent if warranted.
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