In April, Four Lakes Task Force and its consultants presented to the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy and other parties on the dam restoration progress. The video is more than an hour-long, and to learn about a specific topic, go to one of the following time spots:
Value engineering at Secord and Smallwood 3:08-18:48
Smallwood Dam Restoration 18:49-25:04
Edenville Dam Restoration 25:16-37:26
Sanford Dam Restoration 37:46-46:54
Permitting and Natural Resources Restoration Study 47:03-51:32
Walleye fishing season begins Saturday, April 30th. There will be three available fishing locations at the Four Lakes dams beginning this weekend: Secord Dam, Smallwood Dam and the Tobacco side of Edenville Dam.
Secord Dam - both sides of the water channel below the dam
Smallwood Dam - southeast side of water channel below the dam (McKimmey Rd. entrance)
Tobacco Spillway - east side of the water channel below the dam
The survey sent to all Four Lakes property owners in mid-April will close the second week of May. Complete the survey online via the survey link and unique identifier number included in the mailed letter. The survey is designed to gauge how property owners' opinions have changed over the past year.