Thursday, April 24, 2014
Welcome to Christmas Lake Village!

[] Keys found at Kaspar Gate; see Gate attendant if you believe they belong to you.

[] Lake Holly Drain has been opened, the drain is clear and the lake is returning to regular pool level quickly. CLV staff wants to thank all for their patience and understanding while we worked through this issue.

[] Several residents continue to report speeders and other traffic violations to the gatehouse. Please understand that CLV has “NO Authority”  to enforce traffic laws within CLV as it is a SCPD responsibility; so please call SCPD @ 937-2340  the next time you witness such an event.

[] Board Vacancy, if you’re interested in running for the board but not willing to obligate three years here’s your chance to serve 13 months instead. With the recent resignation of a board member an immediate replacement will need to be voted in at May’s monthly meeting. If you’re

[] Christmas Lake Village is soliciting members to run for the Board of Directors. Three positions will be open this June that will see Bruce Tesch, Libby Meyers, and Fred Kanzler terms expire. Open solicitation is from now until April 17th, 2014. Stop by the Gatehouse between now and then and pick up a questionnaire if you’re interested. Deadline for open solicitation is the 17th of April (4:30 PM) all open nominations must be turned in; office will be closed Friday the 18th in observation of “Good Friday". Call Chris or Julie at the office if you need more details. This is a chance to get involved and make a difference in our community.interested call or drop by the office for details.

[] Chipping Campaign; All limbs need to be out by 21 April, 2014 to ensure pick up.

 [] Trail Survey results; click on link

[] With the warm weather just around the corner, we would like to remind property owners and their children that Christmas Lake Golf Course is a privately owned operation. Although the course is located within the boundaries of Christmas Lake Village, it is not owned by the association. Please observe the rules of no walking, jogging, biking or fishing on any golf course property.

[] Geranium SALE! CLV Garden Club will be selling geraniums for $4.50 and Boston Ferns for $17.00 this year. Club members are taking orders now; call Ann Vogel if you have any questions @ 544-2033. Please support the Garden Club most of the proceeds raised go back into the CLV gardens.  Flowers will be ready for pick up May 2, 2014 in the Gate House parking lot.

[] If you are in need of a phone book please contact PSCI. Phone books will not be available at the gate house this year.

[] Garbage Collection will be on Monday's starting March 31st. Advance Disposal has already notified its customers of the change. Please make sure cans are placed out and brought in, in accordance with CLV rules.

[] Street Lights, if you happen to notice an inoperative street light just call (812) 464-4750 as soon as possible. Have nearest intersection information readily available. 

[] Lake dredging efforts are wrapping up, the crew will be pulling out by the end of the week (4/25/14).  

[] Registered vehicles are required to have a CLV sticker starting in 2014. The board approved the motion at the October 2013 meeting making it mandatory for all vehicles to display a current sticker. Stickering of vehicles will be accomplished upon paying your 2014 assessments or any time you are available to drop by the Gate House after assessments are paid.

[] CLV website now offers a Bulletin Board Page, if you have information to pass or items to sale shoot me an email and I will gladly get it posted.

[] If you have signed up but are not receiving regular CLV News Letters please check your Junk mail. We will gladly add your email address to the list just email me at

[] Pet owners! Please keep your pets under control at all times. Loose pets can and will result in a $25 occurrence fine if owner is identified.