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Public Notice: Douglas County Amendment to Water Use Ordinance

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 6:08pm

Public Notice

Publish July 18, 2014

NOTICE OF AMENDMENT TO

THE DOUGLAS COUNTY

WATER SURFACE USE

ORDINANCE AS IT RELATES TO

LAKES GENEVA

AND VICTORIA

Notice is hereby given that on the 15th day of July, 2014, the Douglas County Board of Commissioners amended the Water Surface Use Ordinance (No. 062309A). The amended rules were in effect on July 15, 2014 and thereafter. The amendments establish "no-wake" zones 300-ft from shore where watercraft must operate at a slow speed (5 mph) on Lakes Geneva and Victoria. These amendments shall be in effect for 30 days or until water levels fall to 1/2 foot below the OHWL. Copies of the Douglas County Water Surface Use Ordinance (No. 062309A) are on file in the Recorder's Office and the Land and Resource Management Department Office.

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