News You Can Use!

  • May 2018: Splash Island is coming to Gull Lake this summer!
  • May 2018: Save the (revised) date! Idlewild Annual Dinner/Meeting schedule for Wednesday, June 20th @ GLCC
  • Mar 2018: Yard waste pickup resumes first week of April (every other Tuesday)
    • ONLY PAPER YARD WASTE BAGS ACCEPTED – NO PLASTIC
    • UP TO FOUR BAGS ALLOWED PER CUSTOMER IN ADDITION TO THE CONTAINER (CALL TO ALLOW AND BE BILLED FOR MORE THAN FOUR)
    • BRUSH MUST BE BUNDLED, WITH BUNDLES NO MORE THAN FOUR FEET LONG BY TWO INCHES IN DIAMETER
    • NO LARGE BRANCHES
    • NO LOGS
    • NO DIRT
  • Jun 2017: Following up from the Annual Meeting, re: Gravel Pit: A hearing regarding the gravel pit issue is scheduled to take place before 8th District Court Judge Westra on July 20 from 1:30 to 4 pm.
  • Apr 2017: 2017 Dues Form is now available – please print and return with your dues
  • Jun 2016: June, 2016 Board Meeting Minutes (PDF)
  • May 2016: May, 2016 Board Meeting Minutes (PDF)
  • Mar 2016: 2016 Dues Form is now available – please print and return with your dues
  • Oct 2015: Recycling customers, you will no longer need to sort recyclables, and your bins will be exchanged for free for a 96 gallon cart the week of October 26th.  Pickups dates remain unchanged.
  • Aug 2015: The Salvation Army will be in Idlewild on Thursday, August 13th. Just place your boxes/bags at the street by 8AM, with a sheet of paper marked “Salvation Army.” It’s that easy!
  • Jun 2015: 2015 Annual Meeting Minutes (PDF)
  • Jun 2015: Be on the lookout for an orange kayak, lost from Highland Park in the storms of Monday, 22 June.
  • Jun 2015: The Idlewild Directory has been updated, and can be downloaded from the password-protected Directory section of the website.
  • May 2015: A reminder as our busy season approaches: tell your family, tell your friends, and tell your contractors that the posted speed limit in Idlewild is 15 mph. Please help us be safe this summer!!
  • May 2015: Bill English of the Gull Lake Association reports that the Gull Lake Dam appears to have survived Saturday’s magnitude 4.2 earthquake in fine shape!
  • Mar 2015: Save the date! Idlewild Annual Dinner/Meeting schedule for Wednesday, June 17th @ GLCC
  • Mar 2015: 2015 Dues Form is now available – please print and return with your dues
  • Sep 2014: Updated Idlewild Directory has been posted. Please email Treasurer for password.
  • Aug 2014: Posted speed limit in Idlewild: 15 MPH
  • Jul 2014: Republic Waste has informed us that we were incorrect when we said that you didn’t need to separate recycling — sorry about that! You must continue to separate glass, metal and plastic from paper and cardboard. It’s best to put the paper and cardboard in paper bags.
  • Jun 2014: 2014 Annual Meeting Minutes (PDF)
  • May 2014: Idlewild now has a Facebook Page!
  • Jun 20132013 Annual Meeting Minutes (PDF)