Morris County historic marker dedication at the train station

Categories: Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Other, Roxbury, Train Station
On Monday, October 28, 2019, the Morris County Heritage Commission will dedicate a historic marker at the Lake Hopatcong Station. The ceremony will begin at 1:00 pm at 125 Landing Road, Landing, NJ. Morris County Freeholder Cathy DeFillippo, Roxbury Mayor Bob DeFillippo, Morris County Heritage Commission Director Peg Shultz and members of the commission will …

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Order your B-SAFE dock number sign by September 15 for October delivery

Categories: community, Hopatcong, Jefferson, lake, Lake Hopatcong, Mt. Arlington, News, Other, Projects and Initiatives, Public Safety, Roxbury
The B-SAFE Dock Numbering Program was developed with the aim of improving emergency response times and safety on Lake Hopatcong. Each lakefront property has been assigned a unique dock number, or “lake address,” which is linked to its 9-1-1 street address. Lakefront property owners may voluntarily purchase and post a B-SAFE dock number sign where …

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Area residents share their water stories

Categories: community, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Mt. Arlington, News, Other
Nine people, wearing stick-on nametags, sat tentatively around a large table in the middle of the Peg Richards Media Room at Mount Arlington Public Library early Thursday evening. One of them, Megan Bucknum, snuggled a set of headphones over her ears and gingerly positioned a microphone on the table in front of her to do …

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What is your water story?

Categories: community, Mt. Arlington, News, Other
Include your water story in a statewide archive! Join the Lake Hopatcong Foundation and the New Jersey Council for the Humanities (NJCH) at the Mount Arlington Public Library, 333 Howard Boulevard, Mount Arlington, NJ on Thursday, July 25 at 6:30 pm for a community conversation, “What is your water story.” “What is your water story” …

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Community comes out in support of Lake Hopatcong events

Categories: Lake Hopatcong, News, Other
Last week was a tough week for Lake Hopatcong.  With the announcement on Thursday of a no swimming advisory by NJDEP due to a large harmful algal bloom, many cancelled their weekend plans on the lake.  The community, however, still came out in force for several annual lake events this past weekend. Thanks to all …

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DEP algal bloom advisory: updates and information

Categories: News, Other, Water Quality, water safety
Current Advisory 10-31-2019 The Lake Hopatcong advisory has been lifted in the Prospect Point and Wood Port Bay area in the northeastern portion of the lake (see advisory status map below). Results from the 10/24 sampling are included in the full report. Additional sampling was conducted outside of the Prospect Point and Wood Port Bay …

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Last chance to order your B-SAFE dock number for July delivery

Categories: community, Hopatcong, Jefferson, lake, Lake Hopatcong, Mt. Arlington, News, Other, Projects and Initiatives, Public Safety, Roxbury
Help make Lake Hopatcong safer, order your dock number today! The B-SAFE Dock Numbering Program was developed with the aim of improving emergency response times and safety on Lake Hopatcong. Since the program’s inception, more than 700 lakefront homeowners (37 percent) have participated, enhancing the safety on Lake Hopatcong. Each lakefront property has been assigned …

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