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The Mission of The Rock Lake Improvement Association is to promote and generate positive action on issues concerning the preservation, protection,
and improvement of Rock Lake.

Spring Letter to Membership

As spring and warm weather approaches our hearts and minds turn to working in our yards and enjoying the wonders of Rock Lake. As you are planning to add that splash of color to your landscape or are simply thinking of cleaning up your shoreline, please keep these facts in mind. They will help protect our waters and diverse wildlife that are keys to the beauty of our precious resource, Rock Lake. READ More...

RLIA received a lake management planning grant from the DNR.

A grant advisory committee representing community stakeholders currently meets monthly. These meetings are open to the public and are in the City of Lake Mills Municipal Building at 6:30pm, next meeting: May 11th
1. Review & consider draft recommendations related to the Sandy Beach feasibility study, 2. Discuss City's Millpond and Channel dredging feasibility study, 3. Discuss Institutions that take part in management of Rock Lake and its watershed, and 4. Propose draft recommendations relating to these issues.

RLIA Board Meetings are held the 3rd Monday of most every month at 6:30pm in the community room of the City of Lake Mills Municipal Building. Everyone Welcome.

Agenda for Monthly Board Meeting, Monday May 15th,
2017 at 6:30 pm
@ Lake Mills City Hall

1. Call to Order
2. Approval of Agenda
3. Secretary's Report - approve April minutes
4. Treasurer's Report
5. Public Comment(s)/Correspondence– 2 minutes per person, 15 minutes allotted
6. Committee Reports (5 minutes each)
a. Advocacy/Planning - Nathan
b. Habitat - Lee
c. Membership - Alex
d. Public Outreach - Tim, Stan and Susan
i) Shoreline/Garden tour
ii) Realtor meeting/education
e. Water Quality - Jim
i) 2017 Leaf campaign - begin planning
7. Other Reports (5 minutes each)
a. Joint Rock Lake Committee update - Stan
b. County Representative update - Patricia
8. Old Business -
a) Town and Country Days event - need to contact American Legion
b) Discuss any recommendation to Town for lake/launch improvements
c) Nominate and approve any Board candidate to fill Bud's term
9. New Business:
a) Contact county to reserve Korth Park for 2018 annual event
10. Announcements, Good of the Order
Next Meeting: Monday, June 19, 2017, 6:30 p.m. @ City Hall
11. Adjournment

Annual Stewardship Award

Consider recommending a candidate for the annual Stewardship Award. Eligible candidates are any individual, organization, business, nonprofit organization, employee, government and/or elected official or other person that has made a significant contribution to the stewardship of Rock Lake. Current members of the RLIA board are not eligible. Nomination are due July 1st.

RLIA Board Openings

Every August at our annual meeting we elect Board members who help us execute our Mission. Please consider serving. Get to know us better by attending a regualr Board meeting (agenda above)!

RLIA 2016 Annual Report
RLIA 2016 Membership Report
RLIA 2015 Financial Report

Read our 'Letter to the Editor' concerning local control of our lake and the Wisconsin Legislature budget actions.
Read the Rock Lake Advocacy Resolution as approved by the RLIA membership at the August 22, 2015 Annual Meeting
Final Management Plan for the Miljala Channel Tributary Watershed
Submitted to DNR,
view details here