ABOUT THE ECHO LAKE ASSOCIATION (ELA)…
Tom Smith, whose cottage, “Loon Echo” was on Lawson Rd, was largely responsible for organizing the Echo Lake Association. Tom served as its first President in 1975. The rest of the inaugural executive council were: VP, Elliott Posen, Treasurer, Mel Tolman, and Secretary, Barbara Gray.
The objectives of the Association shall be as follows:
a) to create an environment that shall be beneficial for all residents of Echo Lake, Muskoka, Ontario to the detriment of none.
b) to make representations to various municipal, provincial and federal agencies that will result in the betterment of the environment of Echo Lake.
c) to establish a forum to receive representations from members and other interested parties.
d) to generally assist all members of the Association in any manner consistent with the Objectives of the Association