One of the appeals to Point O’Woods is the sense of safety and security in the community. The Board of Governors is especially concerned about the safety and security of our homeowners, families, guests and their property.
New resident stickers with the centennial logo were distributed this year to distinguish them from parking stickers that have a red ‘P’ on them. This will help the security staff in identifying cars entering as having the right to enter Point O’Woods and keep the traffic moving. Please affix the sticker on the lower left of your windshield and you will be waved through after you stop at the stop sign.
There is a new security contractor this year and they have been instructed to ensure that all cars stop at the stop sign before proceeding.
For the safety of all, you must stop at the stop sign. Signs have been posted as you enter the tunnel advising that stopping ahead is required. Fines for certain violations have been increased to $100:
- Title IV, Chapter 2, Section 5 (operator failure to give name and show or surrender license)
- Title IV, Chapter 2, Section 8 (disobeying orders of an officer),
- Title IV, Chapter 2, Section 24 (failure to stop at a stop sign)
Board of Governors
Beginning July 1, 2019 the trash and recycle will be picked up weekly.
Trash will be on Monday
Recycle will be on Tuesday
A history book written by Thomas Gworek for our 100 year celebration is now on sale. They can be purchased at the POW office, The Scoop Shop, Old Lyme Landscape and through the Women’s Club. The price per book is $25.00.
If you want to purchase a book but are not able to pick one up at one these locations, contact Tom Gworek at 860-529-7104, 860-434-5944 or email him at email@example.com. Shipping will be an additional $5.00 to cover the expense.
(June 25 through Labor Day)
There shall be no construction work performed inside or outside of a dwelling after June 24 through Labor Day each year. If a property owner experiences an emergency, the Hammer Law Extension Request Form is required and can be found on the website under Security: Hammer Law Extension Request. The property owner (not construction provider) should contact any member of the Board or The Association’s office to alert them of the impending request. The Board may provide a short, timely authorization for construction or repair to be completed “provided the property owner shows an emergency condition exists”.
All golf carts must be registered by June 24th or are subject to a $100 fine.
All cars parked in the beach parking lot must display a current parking pass or are subject to a $25.00 fine. Resident permit does not allow you to park in the beach parking lot.
Fines and exemptions are established by the Board of Governors. No fine will exceed $250.00 per violation.
Board of Governors, Point O’Woods Association, Inc.
The monthly Board meetings are held at the The Old Lyme Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library in Old Lyme, CT unless otherwise noted on the posted agenda. Please check the agenda for correct location. Meetings begin at 6:30 PM, and POW residents are encouraged to attend. Agenda are posted on the website and bulletin boards at the beach no later than 24 hours before the scheduled meeting. The charter requires that minutes be posted in the same locations within 48 hours after the meeting (if minutes are not ready for posting, at a minimum the decisions at the meeting will be posted with full minutes following a few days later).
- March 26
- April 9 Budget Workshop – Meeting will be held at the Old Lyme Town Hall – American Legion room
- April 23
- May 28
- June 1 – Annual meeting will be held at 6:00 pm at the Middle School OL
- June 25
- July 23
- August 27
- September 24 -5:30 PM at First Congregational Church, 2 Ferry Rd OL
- October 22 – First Congregational Church, 2 Ferry Rd OL
- November 19 – First Congregational Church, 2 Ferry Rd OL