Effective Tuesday, July 1, 2014,

Due to the recent rains, the RED FLAG is displayed:

The Holiday Lake Board of Directors is requesting that boats stay off the water until the levels return to normal.

A Moto Smartphone was found at the Holiday Lake Campground restrooms today, Saturday, May 18. If this is yours you may claim at the Holiday Lake office.

Would You Like to Serve on the Holiday Lake Board of Directors?

We are in need of Candidates for the following positions:
Unit One (1) for a three-year term
Unit Two (2) for a one-year term
Unit Four (4) for a three-year term
At-Large for a three-year term

Click here for more information

VOLUNTEERS - Independence Day Celebrations

Saturday, July 6, 2019 (Rain date Sunday, July 7, 2019)

Looking for volunteers willing to collect donations at the entrances for fireworks display and morning after event cleanup crew. Please contact the office by phone (641-522-8676) or email holdayma@netins.net to sign up to volunteer to collect donations at that either Lake entrances and/or morning cleanup crew.

Thank you - Board of Directors


Holiday Lake will be selling and installing culverts, unfortunately the cost will be increasing to $325.00 per 20 foot section of culvert. This is due to the actual cost associated with this project.

2 hours labor   $120.00
Road Rock$50.00

According to the Rules and Regulations---Division III. Building Permits Pages 26 & 27 of 91

  1. Culvert size shall be 12"" minimum diameter and 40' maximum length. Subject to review by the Building Committee on a case-by-case basis, any new construction or placement of culvert is required to have a 5' clean out between each culvert in order to maintain ditches.

  2. Culvert material shall be dual wall plastic.

  3. The Culvert Installation Application is required to be filled out and pre-approved before any work begins. It is recommended that ditches for culverts be dug out and installed by Holiday Lake Owners' Association, Inc., maintenance personnel. The cost of culvert must be paid in full by the Holiday Lake Lot Owner to the Holiday Lake Owners' Association, Inc. prior to work being started. Installation of culvert includes cleaning out the ditch to proper depth, installing culvert and covering culvert with appropriate materials.

If you choose to have someone else purchase and install your culvert-you still need to follow the above rules. An independent contractor will be inspected prior to installation and also after completion of work. If the work does not follow the above rules, you will be asked to reinstall the culvert to meet the specifications and pay for the re-installation.


The Board has received numerous questions about golf cart rules. As we want the Lake to continue to be an enjoyable and safe place for all - NO UNACCOMPANIED MINORS UNDER THE AGE OF 14 CAN OPERATE ANY LAND CRAFT WITHIN THE HOLIDAY LAKE SUBDIVISION.

B. Roads and Other Areas

  1. For the purpose of these rules and regulations, "Motor Vehicles" include passenger cars, trucks, motor homes, street-legal motorcycles, and construction and maintenance vehicles. "Land Crafts" include all motorized vehicles other than Motor Vehicles and specifically include, without limitation, nonstreet-legal motorcycles, mopeds, mini bikes, ATV's (3 & 4) wheelers, snowmobiles, golf carts and go-carts.

  2. The minimum age for operating Land Craft anywhere within the Holiday Lake Subdivision, including without limitation the roads and commons (Holiday Lake Property), shall be fourteen (14) years of age, unless a higher age is required by law or recommended by the manufacturer of the Land Craft.

The Board has instructed security to contact the parents of the violators, give them a verbal warning and if the violation occurs again there will be a minimum of a $250.00 corporate assessment issued.


For Your Information, it has been brought to the Board's attention there have been numerous docks built since February 9, 2012 which do exceed the maximum allowed length. These will be addressed individually in the near future - if you believe you fall into this area, please contact the Lake Office or your Unit Representative.

Just a reminder, please look at the rules and regulations regarding building permits prior to any construction.

Lets Get Ready for the 2019 Kids Fishing Tournament

Remember what a great time the kids had last year at the First Annual Kids Fishing Tournament? Well, let's do it again on June 8th! To meet last year's expectations we need some help. We don't want to charge anyone a fee to fish and we can make this event awesome and put smiles on those kid's faces if local businesses, grandparents and parents will chip in. Last year we raised $2700.

All contributions can be mailed or delivered to the lake office. Let's have the drive completed by May 15th so that t-shirts & prizes are purchased well ahead of time. Be sure to indicate that your contribution is for the kids fishing tournament when you send it in. If you have any questions you can call Heather Jones, 319-800-3079; Heidi Sunkle, 641-750-7812; Connie Sjerven, 641-990-4149.

The 2nd Quarterly Newsletter is Out

Click here to download the newsletter

ATTENTION 3/26/2019

Click here for the Latest Updates
concerning the hog confinement to be built near Holiday Lake

Meeting for the Mural by the Beach

For those persons interested in the mural by the beach, there will be a meeting April 7th at 1:00 PM at Community Center. Any questions, please contact Donna Baustian, 641-522-9307 or Kim Pendarvis, 641-522-6082

Lake Wide Email List

There has been a lot of talk about the Board of Directors not communicating with the community. The information being reposted is from a lake-wide e-mail sent to all community members who have provided us with their e-mail addresses. If you are not receiving these e-mails, please contact the office at 641-522-7686, or e-mail holdayma@netins.net to be placed on the list. You may also find all lake-wide notices on the lake's official Facebook page at Holiday Lake Owners Association Inc. or on the website at www.holidaylakebrooklynia.com

Send your pictures to webmaster@holidaylakebrooklynia.com
and they will be added to the Photo Gallery