This is meant to share our recent Lake Health Test Results and their respective meaning to the community. All of the testing information can be found under our lake health tab at www.auroralakeassociation.com.
Why is this important and how are does this relate to property value?
Blue Green Algae events occur when lakes/ponds have high levels of Nitrogen and Phosphorus. If the Blue Green events become continuously visual and toxic, then the recreational value of the lake will decrease. As a result, so does your property value. To be clear, this will impact all the homes in community. This may also impact surrounding businesses (think gas, grocery, insurance, and other). The reality is this is a larger problem for the community to manage as the larger community has created the problem.
The good news: We have a four-point plan:
As stated, the ALA is working with both HOA's. Our intent is to also engage Council, The Village, The City of Aurora, and property owners to help mitigate the current, and future risk. The reality is that everyone has something to lose if this is not managed.
The ALA will be hosting a series of Webinars to discuss the exact details of the studies, and our plans to fix the communities largest and most valuable asset in the coming months.
There are big projects ahead, and by working together we can fix this ...