• Item 1 – Comprehensive Lake Upgrade

    Project Manager – Steve Varela (574) 654-7500  stevevarela@gmail.com

    Project Co-Manager - Neal Connolly (574) 210-2222 wurthwhile@gmail.com

    Diagnose and resolve current lake issues:  1. lake water level,  2. water quality,  3. excessive plant growth,  4. sediment buildup in common areas  and  5. invasive nuisance species of plants and animals. Our Home Page reports further information regarding the progress of this project

  • Item 2 – Website Design and Support

    Project Manager – Julie Pec (708) 268-6501    jpec1109@comcast.net

    Create and provide ongoing upgrades to our association's website.

    Coordinate with the President and the Communications Manager regarding new information to be posted on the website.

    Status:  The website has been entirely installed.   Upgrades will continue to be installed,  and the published information will continue to be brought up-to-date. 

  • Item 3 – Nominations and Elections
    Project Manager – to be named   
    During the 1st quarter of 2006, conduct our association's first nomination and election of our President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer.
    Status: Our current Board of Directors have volunteered to remain as our elected officers.   (Project closed effective 1-25-2006).

  • Item 4 – Membership Communications
    Project Manager – Bill Companik (574) 654-3066 billc@core.com
    Communicate important current Organizational and Project information via e-mail to members and ensure that this information is posted on our HLCA website by Website Manager.   Also,  coordinate with the Membership Roster Manager regarding current members and their new or changed E-mail IDs.
    Members not using or not having e-mail function may stay informed via  a friend or relative,  or by using our New Carlisle Library computers.   A link to our homepage is posted on their menu.
    Status: Our Membership Communications Network has been installed and is being maintained as required
    .

  • Item 5 – Membership Roster 
    Project Manager – Bill Companik  (574) 654-3066 billc@core.com  and Steve Varela (574) 654-7590 stevevarela@gmail.com      
    Manage the integrity and completeness of our membership roster.   Ensure that new, renewed and not-renewed members are clearly identified on the roster.  
    Coordinate with the Treasurer to ensure that the roster is consistent with the annual fee payment ledger.  Also,  coordinate with the Communications Manager regarding current members and their new or changed E-mail IDs.
    Status:  The roster has been installed and is being maintained as required.

  • Item 6 – Special Mailings (U.S. Postal) Project
    Project Manager – Chris Catrambone (630) 243-0100 ccatramb@smurfit.com

  • Item 7 – Annual Fund Raiser

      Project Manager –Russ Dusek (815) 546-0762 rjdusek@comcast.net  and Steve Varela (574) 654-7590 stevevarela@gmail.com      

      Currently referred to as "Hudson Lake Community -- Annual Spring Fling".


 

Our Goals

Comprehensive Lake Upgrade


Diagnose and resolve current lake issues:  1. lake water level,  2. water quality,  3. excessive plant growth,  4. sediment buildup in common areas  and  5. invasive nuisance species of plants and animals. 


Fundraising


​Procure monetary support from political channels, corporations, county foundations and local merchants.


Environmental Grant Foundations


Investigate our eligibility for funds from a list of forty (40) subject websites.  Also research other grant possibilities via the internet and from other sources.  The duties of the Grant Foundations Specialist are separate and apart from the grants being pursued by our Executive Officers.

What We’re Doing

 OFFICERS 
President Bill Companik
574-654-3066
billc@core.com
Vice-President Steve Varela
574-654-7500

stevevarela@gmail.com

Treasurer Tom Ahart
574-654-3906

lakedata@hotmail.com

Secretary Karen Tandaric
574-315-7447

kartomtan@hotmail.com



DIRECTORS AND PLANNING TEAM

Bill Companik
574-654-3066
billc@core.com
Steve Varela
574-654-7500
stevevarela@gmail.com
Julie Pec
708-268-6501
jpec1109@comcast.net
Neal Connolly
 574-210-2222
wurthwhile@gmail.com
Tom Ahart
574-654-3906
 lakedata@hotmail.com



Russ Dusek
815-546-0762
rjdusek@comcast.net
Greg Gilmore
574-654-8711
gregory.a.gillmore@smithbarney.com
Kevin Lackman

574-850-6137

kevinlackman@yahoo.com



AREA REPRESENTATIVES - Team Leader: Bill Companik  

 Area-0 
Steve Varela
574-654-7500

stevevarela@gmail.com

 Island
Area-1 
Bill Companik
574-654-3066billc@core.com  

West Side of Lake

Area-2
Steve Varela
574-654-7500
stevevarela@gmail.com

North side of Lake - West

Area-3
Steve Varela
574-654-7500

stevevarela@gmail.com

North Side of Lake - Middle

Area-4
Steve Varela
574-654-7500
stevevarela@gmail.com
North Side of Lake - East
Area-5
Julie Pec
708-268-6501
jpec1109@comcast.net
Lake Shore Drive - East Side North
Area-6
Wayne Pec
708-268-7317
bigdaddywayneo@comcast.net
Lake Shore Drive - East Side South

Area-7.1

Julie Pec
708-268-6501
jpec1109@comcast.net
Chicago Trail Road
Area-7.2
Kevin Lackman
574-850-6137
kevinlackman@yahoo.com

Lakeside RV Resort

Area-8
Tom Ahart
574-654-3906

lakedata@Hotmail.com

East Lake Park Avenue
Area-9
Greg Gillmore
574-654-8711
gregory.a.gillmore@smithbarney.com
North Point Road
Area-10
Bill Companik
574-654-3066
billc@core.com
East Point Road Extended
Area-11
Bill Companik
574-654-3066
billc@core.com
Hudson Point Subdivision


 

Commissioned Projects


Organization

  • We will not allow Hudson Lake to be privatized.


  • We will not become a governing body.


  • If a voluntary pledging program becomes necessary to generate funds,  it will only be implemented when adequate funds can not be obtained by the Fund Raising Team.


  • We will continue to be project driven. There are no plans to schedule large meetings.

Current Projects

MISSION STATEMENT - Promote and strive to continually upgrade the quality of the conservation and recreation of Hudson Lake. 

PURPOSE OF CORPORATION - This Nonprofit Corporation is formed for the betterment and preservation of Hudson Lake. This commitment is to include, but not be limited to upgrade: its water quality and level, its shoreline and recreational needs of Hudson Lake. All of which will be done with the proper and required permitting from the United States Army (Corp of Engineers), State of Indiana and County of LaPorte required agencies.

Established January 2005