Agenda for Lake Boon Commission meeting on May 25

The Lake Boon Commission will meet on Thursday, May, 25 starting at 7:30 p.m. at the Town Building, 380 Great Road (Route 118) in Stow.


  • Approving Minutes from previous meeting
  • Public Input
  • Paying bills outstanding
  • DEP visit to Lake Boon
  • Michelle Walsh discussion of proposed float at 76 Pine Point Road, Stow
  • Discuss updating MGL and LBC By-laws postings at Sudbury Rd. boat launch ramp
  • LBC recommendation to reappoint Theresa
  • Condition of Lake Boon Dam
  • Update on progress of renewing or reapplying for drawdown and weed management
  • Next meeting date

Upcoming public comment hearings on Eversource

The public can comment on proposed routes for Eversource’s powerline project at two upcoming hearings. Information on the routes, the siting committee, and how to participate can be found at this link on the Town of Hudson site.

Dates and locations for the hearings are:

Thursday, May 25
7 p.m.
Lincoln Sudbury Regional High School Auditorium
390 Lincoln Rd., Sudbury MA

Thursday June 1
7 p.m.
Hudson High School Auditorium
69 Brigham St., Hudson MA

Note that the Sudbury session is the same date as the Lake Boon Commission meeting.

You can access more documentation related to the Eversource project on the Hudson town website, here.

Water restrictions for May 23 weed treatment

Please be advised that Solitude Lake Management will be conducting an herbicide treatment to the aquatic vegetation in Lake Boon in Stow/Hudson, Massachusetts on May 23, 2017.

The use of the lake’s water in some areas of the lake will be restricted as follows:

Swimming, boating, and fishing –Until May 24, 2017

Livestock watering –Until May 25, 2017

Direct drinking –Until May 27, 2017

Irrigation – Restricted in some areas Until May 29, 2017. In other areas of the lake, including, but not limited to Hale Road Cove and Monahan’s Cove the restriction for irrigation will be until further notice.

For specific water-use restrictions based on location, please refer to the treatment map: BoonLk17_restrictions_0523_sm

If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Solitude Lake Management at (508) 885-0101.