Lake Hayward


Welcome to Lake Hayward
2014 Season
Message from the Board

As we plan for off-season initiatives, we will continue to keep you informed through our email program and Spring packet. Off-season discussions will continue to focus on our weed control program, water quality, initiatives with the town regarding drainage, ordinances, open space and security concerns. All this requires review of our bylaws, policies and services to the community. We hope to schedule an off-season town hall to provide a forum for discussions about matters on your mind, and provide an opportunity to get involved in the areas that matter to you most. This will likely be scheduled after the New Year. The social committee has also discussed an off-season event or two. Watch your email for further information. (If you are not on our email list, please send your contact information to

Click here to read the 2013 year-end report (pdf) from Aquatic Control Technology concerning the treatment of Lake Hayward for invasive weeds.

Other items of interest:

• To make sure you receive your Spring packet and other POALH communications, please fill out the POALH information sheet and mail to POALH, PO Box 230, Colchester, CT 06415

• Are you receiving East Haddam alerts? If not download the Everbridge sign-up form

• Do you have special needs emergency personnel should know about? Please download and fill out this form

• To request extra police patrols by the Town of East Haddam download this form

Questions or comments for the Board or POALH staff? Please email us at, drop us a note at the walk-up mailbox at 83 Wildwood Road or mail us at POALH, PO Box 230, Colchester, CT 06415
Important numbers and links:

Connecticut Water Company: 800-286-5700
2013 Pavilion registration form
Report boating violations to the DEP.


Weed Treatment:
Download the 2013 Weed Control Report (pdf) for Lake Hayward.
 Yard & Garden Tips:
For garden tips, visit the following:
Organic Gardening Online
Home and Garden Education Center - UCONN's Cooperative Extention System.
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