Pontoon Boats

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This AGREEMENT, is entered into as of ____________________________and is by and between the Yankee Lake Preservation Association, Inc. (YLPA) and______________________________________,  a dues paying member in good standing, who wishes to purchase a pontoon boat for use on Yankee Lake. Purchaser agrees to abide by the following terms and conditions set forth in the YLPA rules and regulations:

Before purchasing this boat, the specs will be presented to and pre-approved by the YLPA, and the purchaser agrees as follows:

1. The pontoon boat will be affixed to a permanent dock with bumpers to prevent noise OR secured on shore, out of the water.

2. The annual current YLPA identification, Tag# ________________________will always be visible on the right front side of the boat above the water line.

3. The specs for the pontoon boat, attached to this Agreement, will adhere to the following approved rules:

a. The boat will be no larger than 17 feet long and 8 feet wide;

 b. The top cruising speed of the electric motor will be 6 miles per hour; and

c. The maximum thrust will follow the formula of 1 lb. of thrust per 10 lbs. of boat

4. Purchaser will follow all boating and safety rules as established by the U.S. Coast Guard.

This Agreement constitutes the entire understanding between the parties. Its terms can be modified only by an instrument in writing signed by both parties.

This Agreement is not transferable. In the event of a sale of the property or boat, or transfer of the boat to another family member or neighbor, this Agreement becomes null and void. A new Agreement, with the same pre-approval procedures, must be signed by the current YLPA member in good standing/new boat owner.

Yankee Lake Preservation Association, Inc. POB 558, Wurtsboro, NY 12790-0558

Signature: __________________________________, Date_____________

Purchaser Name and cell # ______________________________________

Email address  ________________________________________________

Signature: __________________________________, Date_____________

News & Events 8/22/2018

In Memoriam

We are sad to report the loss of two dear friends of Yankee Lake in the past week. Click the links below for further information:

James H. Vooght, a retired control engineer for Dematic, and a former resident of Stony Point, died unexpectedly Friday, 17 August 2018 at his home at Yankee Lake. He was 69.

Robbie Gowan Masterson, concert pianist and teacher, died on 18 August 2018 in Seguin, Texas. She was 99. It was a blessing that her son, John Masterson, could be with her at the time of her passing.

Doug Spranger made and edited a 5 minute video taken from his drone copter flying over Yankee Lake. This beautiful sequence was shot in high definition (1080 p), and can be viewed on YouTube at this link.

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