Village Council Meeting Dates

Village of Bear Lake Regular Meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of the Month,
beginning at 7:30pm.

PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE OF LOCATION. The Village Offices have moved to the white building next to the Bear Lake Museum – 12376 Virginia Street.

COUNCIL MEETING DATES FOR 2014

January 15th, February 19th, March 19th, April 16th, May 21th, June 18th, July 16th

August 20th  September 17th, October 15th,  November 19th,  December 17th

VILLAGE OFFICIALS:
Contact Number for all – 231-970-2066

Maintenance Services:  231-864-4300

President: Glen Moore
Clerk: Melanie Ware
Treasurer: Alice Howe
Council Trustees: Carver Edwards, Jim Mlejnek,Don Hyrns, Ron Ronning, Jackie Johnson, Jeff Bair
Camping Registration: Donna Ronning  – 1-231-383-2402
Village Maintenance: Howard Higley.

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Bear Lake Beach Testing Week 6 – Final

The results for the Bear Lake Beach Monitoring Program for Week #6 (8/20/2014) are as follows:

All numbers are expressed as E. coli colonies/100ml MPN

Site #1, Hopkins Park Beach: 1.8

Site #2, South Shore Beach: 5.0

Site #3, 7th Street Beach: 4.7

Site #4, 13 Mile Rd. Beach: 4.5

Site #5, Myers Rd. Beach: 1.6

Site #6, Pleasanton Twp. Park Beach: 3.2

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Please see attached document.

If you have any further questions, feel free to contact me.

Marc Soles

Environmental Health Sanitarian III

Site Condo/Subdivision Program

916 Diana St.

Ludington, MI 49431

(231)316-8565

msoles@dhd10.org

For an explanation about MDEQ standards for Beach Monitoring In Michigan see this link. Copies of the 2013 test results are provided here (1mb PDF)

Bear Lake Beach Testing Week 5

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All numbers are expressed as E. coli colonies/100ml MPN

Site #1, Hopkins Park Beach: 2.7
Site #2, South Shore Beach: 5.5
Site #3, 7th Street Beach: 3.8
Site #4, 13 Mile Rd. Beach: 3.3
Site #5, Myers Rd. Beach: 1.8
Site #6, Pleasanton Twp. Park Beach: 1.3

If you have any further questions, feel free to contact me.

Marc Soles
Environmental Health Sanitarian III
Site Condo/Subdivision Program
916 Diana St.
Ludington, MI 49431
(231)316-8565
msoles@dhd10.org

For an explanation about MDEQ standards for Beach Monitoring In Michigan see this link.

Copies of the 2013 test results are provided here (1mb PDF)

Bear Lake Beach Monitoring Program for Week #4 (7/23/2014)

The following summer testing program is underwritten by the Bear Lake Watershed Alliance

beach4The results for the Bear Lake Beach Monitoring Program for Week #4 (7/23/2014) are as follows:

All numbers are expressed as E. coli colonies/100ml MPN

Site #1, Hopkins Park Beach: 3.5
Site #2, South Shore Beach: 26.9
Site #3, 7th Street Beach: 5.8
Site #4, 13 Mile Rd. Beach: 1.0
Site #5, Myers Rd. Beach: <1
Site #6, Pleasanton Twp. Park Beach: 1.3

If you have any further questions, feel free to contact me.

Marc Soles
Environmental Health Sanitarian III
Site Condo/Subdivision Program
916 Diana St.
Ludington, MI 49431
(231)316-8565
msoles@dhd10.org

For an explanation about MDEQ standards for Beach Monitoring In Michigan see this link.

Copies of the 2013 test results are provided here (1mb PDF)

Bear Lake Beach Testing Week 3

The results for the Bear Lake Beach Monitoring Program for Week #3 (7/9/2014) are as follows:

All numbers are expressed as E. coli colonies/100ml MPN

Site #1, Hopkins Park Beach: 14.5
Site #2, South Shore Beach: 9.5
Site #3, 7th Street Beach: 6.6
Site #4, 13 Mile Rd. Beach: 1.0
Site #5, Myers Rd. Beach: 1.0
Site #6, Pleasanton Twp. Park Beach: <1

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If you have any further questions, feel free to contact me.

Marc Soles
Environmental Health Sanitarian III
Site Condo/Subdivision Program
916 Diana St.
Ludington, MI 49431
(231)316-8565
msoles@dhd10.org

For an explanation about MDEQ standards for Beach Monitoring In Michigan see this link.

Bear Lake Beach Monitoring Program for Week #2 (6/25/2014)

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The results for the Bear Lake Beach Monitoring Program for Week #2 (6/25/2014) are as follows:

All numbers are expressed as E. coli colonies/100ml MPN

Site #1, Hopkins Park Beach: 6.2
Site #2, South Shore Beach: 9.9
Site #3, 7th Street Beach: 5.1
Site #4, 13 Mile Rd. Beach: 1.3
Site #5, Myers Rd. Beach: 1.3
Site #6, Pleasanton Twp. Park Beach: 2.1

If you have any further questions, feel free to contact me.
Marc Soles
Environmental Health Sanitarian III

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The results for the Bear Lake Beach Monitoring Program for Week #1 (6/11/2014) are as follows:

All numbers are expressed as E. coli colonies/100ml MPN

Site #1, Hopkins Park Beach: 3.4
Site #2, South Shore Beach: 8.4
Site #3, 7th Street Beach: 17.6
Site #4, 13 Mile Rd. Beach: 4.8
Site #5, Myers Rd. Beach: 1.6
Site #6, Pleasanton Twp. Park Beach: 1.0

If you have any further questions, feel free to contact me.

Marc Soles
Environmental Health Sanitarian III
Site Condo/Subdivision Program
916 Diana St.
Ludington, MI 49431
(231)316-8565
msoles@dhd10.org

For an explanation about MDEQ standards for Beach Monitoring In Michigan see this link.

Village of Bear Lake Planning Commission

  • The Village of Bear Lake  is part of the Lakes to Land Community Master Plan Process. Preliminary documents are available for public review.
  • Planning Commission Chairperson Barb Farfsing
    Vice-Chairperson David Reed
    Secretary – Wendy Austin
    Members – Jackie Johnson and Jeff Bair.
  • The meeting dates for 2014 are: January 8, May 4, August 13, and October 8